Robert Baron, MD


2017 - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California
M.D., 1978 - Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Residency, - School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  1. Passiment M, Zaveri P, Traboulsi EI, Varaklis K, Blanchard A, Baron RB, Calongne L, Hartmann D, MacClements J, Agrawal D, Wagner R, Weiss KB. CLER Pursuing Excellence: Designing a Collaborative for Innovation. 2020. PMID: 32879698

  2. van Schaik SM, Chang A, Fogh S, Haehn M, Lyndon A, O'Brien B, O'Sullivan P, Ranji S, Rosenbluth G, Sehgal N, Tabas J, Baron RB. Jump-Starting Faculty Development in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Education: A Team-Based Approach. 2019. PMID: 31663959

  3. Baron R, Drucker K, Lagdamen L, Cannon M, Mancini C, Fischer-Cartlidge E. CE: Breast Cancer Screening: A Review of Current Guidelines. 2018. PMID: 29905576

  4. Hauer KE, Cate OT, Boscardin CK, Iobst W, Holmboe ES, Chesluk B, Baron RB, O'Sullivan PS. Ensuring Resident Competence: A Narrative Review of the Literature on Group Decision Making to Inform the Work of Clinical Competency Committees. 2016. PMID: 27168881

  5. Moore TM, Reise SP, Roalf DR, Satterthwaite TD, Davatzikos C, Bilker WB, Port AM, Jackson CT, Ruparel K, Savitt AP, Baron RB, Gur RE, Gur RC. Development of an itemwise efficiency scoring method: Concurrent, convergent, discriminant, and neuroimaging-based predictive validity assessed in a large community sample. 2016. PMID: 26866796

  6. Fordis M, King JE, Bonaduce de Nigris F, Morrow R, Baron RB, Kues JR, Norton JC, Kessler H, Mazmanian PE, Colburn L. Dissemination of Evidence From Systematic Reviews Through Academic CME Providers: A Feasibility Study. 2016. PMID: 27262153

  7. Rosenbluth G, Tabas JA, Baron RB. In Reply to Oyler et al. 2016. PMID: 26714129

  8. Stanley M, O'Brien B, Julian K, Jain S, Cornett P, Hollander H, Baron RB, Kohlwes RJ. Is Training in a Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Associated with a Career in Primary Care Medicine? 2015. PMID: 26173526

  9. Hauer KE, Chesluk B, Iobst W, Holmboe E, Baron RB, Boscardin CK, Cate OT, O'Sullivan PS. Reviewing residents' competence: a qualitative study of the role of clinical competency committees in performance assessment. 2015. PMID: 25901876

  10. Rosenbluth G, Garritson S, Green AL, Milev D, Vidyarthi AR, Auerbach AD, Baron RB. Achieving Hand Hygiene Success With a Partnership Between Graduate Medical Education, Hospital Leadership, and Physicians. 2015. PMID: 26201665

  11. Baron RB, Rosenbluth G, Green AL, Vidyarthi AR. In reply to Sedgh. 2014. PMID: 25247540

  12. Baron RB. In reply to Walsh. 2014. PMID: 24781293

  13. Baron RB, Davis NL, Davis DA, Headrick LA. Teaching for quality: where do we go from here? 2014. PMID: 24604907

  14. Baron RB. Eat more fibre. 2013. PMID: 24355540

  15. Baron RB. Should we all be vegetarians? 2013. PMID: 23836265

  16. Iglehart JK, Baron RB. Maintenance of certification. 2013. PMID: 23534577

  17. Steinman MA, Landefeld CS, Baron RB. Industry support of CME--are we at the tipping point? 2012. PMID: 22435367

  18. Tabas JA, Baron RB. Commercial funding of accredited continuing medical education. 2012. PMID: 22344304

  19. Tabas JA, Boscardin C, Jacobsen DM, Steinman MA, Volberding PA, Baron RB. Clinician attitudes about commercial support of continuing medical education: results of a detailed survey. 2011. PMID: 21555662

  20. Janson SL, McGrath KW, Covington JK, Baron RB, Lazarus SC. Objective airway monitoring improves asthma control in the cold and flu season: a cluster randomized trial. 2010. PMID: 20538819

  21. Davis DA, Baron RB, Grichnik K, Topulos GP, Agus ZS, Dorman T. Commentary: CME and its role in the academic medical center: increasing integration, adding value. 2010. PMID: 20042813

  22. Steinman MA, Boscardin CK, Aguayo L, Baron RB. Commercial influence and learner-perceived bias in continuing medical education. 2010. PMID: 20042828

  23. van der Velden T, Van HN, Quoc HN, Van HN, Baron RB. Continuing medical education in Vietnam: new legislation and new roles for medical schools. 2010. PMID: 20564715

  24. Janson SL, Cooke M, McGrath KW, Kroon LA, Robinson S, Baron RB. Improving chronic care of type 2 diabetes using teams of interprofessional learners. 2009. PMID: 19858812

  25. Friesen LD, Vidyarthi AR, Baron RB, Katz PP. Factors associated with intern fatigue. 2008. PMID: 18807096

  26. Steinman MA, Baron RB. Rebuttal: Is CME a drug-promotion tool?: YES. 2007. PMID: 18000249

  27. Steinman MA, Baron RB. Is continuing medical education a drug-promotion tool?: YES. 2007. PMID: 17934022

  28. Lai CJ, Aagaard E, Brandenburg S, Nadkarni M, Wei HG, Baron R. Brief report: Multiprogram evaluation of reading habits of primary care internal medicine residents on ambulatory rotations. 2006. PMID: 16704393

  29. Auerbach AD, Wachter RM, Katz P, Showstack J, Baron RB, Goldman L. Implementation of a voluntary hospitalist service at a community teaching hospital: improved clinical efficiency and patient outcomes. 2002. PMID: 12458985

  30. Pérez-Stable EJ, Halliday R, Gardiner PS, Baron RB, Hauck WW, Acree M, Coates TJ. The effects of propranolol on cognitive function and quality of life: a randomized trial among patients with diastolic hypertension. 2000. PMID: 10759091

  31. Pérez-Stable EJ, Coates TJ, Baron RB, Biró BS, Hauck WW, McHenry KS, Gardiner PS, Feigal D. Comparison of a lifestyle modification program with propranolol use in the management of diastolic hypertension. 1995. PMID: 7472698

  32. Browner WS, Baron RB, Solkowitz S, Adler LJ, Gullion DS. Physician management of hypercholesterolemia. A randomized trial of continuing medical education. 1994. PMID: 7856157

  33. Hulley SB, Newman TB, Grady D, Garber AM, Baron RB, Browner WS. Should we be measuring blood cholesterol levels in young adults? 1993. PMID: 8441219

  34. Cummings SR, Block G, McHenry K, Baron RB. Evaluation of two food frequency methods of measuring dietary calcium intake. 1987. PMID: 3661527