, Muskogee, OK

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May 4, 2011

Doctor local governor of national group

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Muskogee resident James H. Baker, MD, FACP, has been elected governor of the Oklahoma Chapter of the American College of Physicians, the nation’s largest medical specialty organization. His term began during ACP’s annual scientific meeting on April 7 to 9.

Baker has been a fellow of the American College of Physicians since 2000. FACP is an honorary designation that recognizes ongoing individual service and contributions to the practice of medicine. Governors are elected by local ACP members and serve four-year terms.

Baker is a practicing physician and medical director at Care ATC. While working on staff at Muskogee Regional Medical Center from 1996 to 2006, he served on the center’s cancer committee and records committee.

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