The Baker Institute for Animal Health is dedicated to carrying out basic research in animal health, particularly with respect to companion animals, and to advancing the application of research to benefit the health of animals. The Institute also compounds these contributions into the future by training the next generation of scientists and veterinarian scientists.
The faculty, staff, and trainees at the Baker Institute for Animal Health strive to build on the success of the past to become a leading center for basic research in animal health. The Institute seeks to foster excellence and address real-world problems by focusing attention on a strategic selection of cutting-edge fields of research. The Institute also seeks to be a leader in training scientists and veterinarian scientists in state-of-the-art methods in animal health research. By applying innovative and collaborative approaches in research and training, the Baker Institute strives every day to improve the lives of animals and humans alike.