K. Scott Baker, M.D., M.S., is a board certified pediatric hematology oncologist and director of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Survivorship Program and the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant program. He is also the UW’s Gerald and Gloria Swanson Family Endowed Chair in Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Research and a UW professor of Hematology-Oncology and Pediatrics.
Dr. Baker’s goal is to deliver patient-family centered care for youth who are faced with the need to undergo cell transplantation for treatment of what are frequently life-threatening illnesses. He strives to provide guidance that will allow the best treatment decisions possible.
Dr. Baker earned his M.D. at the University of Nebraska and his M.S. at the University of Minnesota. His clinical and research interests include short- and long-term effects of blood and marrow transplantation and quality-of-life outcomes in long-term cancer survivors.