California State University
Dian Baker is an associate professor at the School of Nursing, California State University Sacramento and an adjunct faculty member at the Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at the MIND Institute University of California Davis. She holds master degrees in child development and nursing. Baker obtained her PhD from University of Hawaii and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at the University of California Davis. Her research interests include health inequities, transdisciplinary education, translational research, developmental disabilities and nursing history.
Dian Baker is currently working on several research projects including diabetes in the Hmong community, hospital acquired pneumonia and nursing history in Laos.