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DR. E. BROOKE BAKER is an associate professor in the University of New Mexico Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Baker earned her B.S. degree in biochemistry from Texas Tech University. Immediately afterward, she spent one year at the University of Melbourne in Victoria, Australia, as a J. William Fulbright Scholar. At the University of Melbourne, Dr. Baker's focus was on primitive placentation and immunohistochemical evidence of lectins as markers for privileged immunity. Upon completion of her Fulbright Scholarship, she returned to the United States, where she earned her Doctor of Medicine degree from Texas Tech University in 2001. Dr. Baker completed a residency in anesthesiology at the University of Texas Medical Branch, and stayed at the University of Texas to complete a fellowship in cardiothoracic anesthesia and perioperative transesophageal ultrasound. Upon completion of her fellowship, she joined the faculty at the University of New Mexico, where she practiced cardiac and major vascular anesthesia. In 2011, Dr. Baker elected to undertake a second fellowship at the University of New Mexico in regional anesthesia and perioperative acute pain medicine, and this is now her focus. Dr. Baker is now the director of this fellowship program at UNM. In 2015, while working as a full-time anesthesiologist, she once again sought more training, this time in the field of health law. Dr. Baker obtained her J.D. degree with certificates in health law and health care compliance in May of 2018. Her research interests include biomedical ethics, regional anesthesia and opioid free postoperative recovery. Dr. Baker is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, and is a national board examiner for the specialty. She is a member of several professional societies including the American Society of Anesthesiologists, The American Society of Regional Anesthesia, The Society for Education in Anesthesia, the Health Care Compliance Association, The Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, and the International Anesthesia Research Society.
ALAN BEAN is a member of Gideon Cooper & Essary PLC. Mr. Bean has represented numerous hospitals, medical groups, clinics, physicians, and other health care providers in all phases of health care liability, premises liability, products liability and personal injury cases in Tennessee, Florida, Texas, New Hampshire, West Virginia and Alabama. He has experience in circuit court, general sessions court, federal court and multidistrict litigation. He also advises health care providers and handles administrative and peer review matters. He has tried jury cases to verdict and handled mediation and arbitration proceedings. Mr. Bean handles appellate arguments including several cases which have become published appellate decisions. Mr. Bean received his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Mississippi and earned his J.D. degree from Vanderbilt University Law School.