DONNA GIN BAICK

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Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
School of Medicine


B.A., University of California, San Diego, 1989, Microbiology
M.P.H., Tulane University, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1990, Epidemiology
M.A.P, Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago Medical School, 1994, Applied Physiology
M.D., Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago School of Medicine, 1998, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Internship, OB-Gyn, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1999, Internship OB- Gyn
Residency, OB-Gyn, Habor UCLA Medical Center, 2002, Residency

Phone: (714) 456-6853
Fax: (714) 456-7180
Email: dbaick@hs.uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
333 City Blvd West
Suite 1400
Mail Code: 3200
Orange, CA 92868
Research Interests
Obstetrics, Gynecology, Women's Options Services, Maternity Services
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Academic Distinctions
1994
Summer Research Fellowship Academic Honors
Finch University of Health Sciences
The Chicago Medical School, Department of Physiology,
“Natural Killer Cell Activity in the Peritoneal Fluid of Women with Endometriosis”
Appointments
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
2015- Present
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of California, Irvine

1995- 1996
Student Liaison
Finch University of Health Sciences
The Chicago Medical School

1995
Teacher Assistant
Department of Physiology
Finch University of Health Sciences
The Chicago Medical School

1994
Orientation Advisor
Finch University of Health Sciences
The Chicago Medical School

NON-ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
1993
Instructor
HIV/AIDS Education
American Red Cross Program

1992- 1993
HIV/AIDS Assistant Program Coordinator
American Red Cross

1991- 1992
Intern
Public Health Education
Maternal Child Health Adolescent Health Education
Orange County Heath Care Agency

1990
Intern
Orange County State Health Department
Research Abstract
CLINICAL INTERESTS
Laparoscopic Surgery, Vaginal Hysterectomy & Hysteroscopic Surgery, Treatment and Management of Chronic Pelvic Pain, General Obstetrics.

COMPLETED RESEARCH
1. Department of Microbiology and Immunology, FUHS, The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL. Conducted experiments to determine if phospholipid binding proteins can replace phospholipids in immunoassay, 1995

2. Department of Microbiology and Immunology / Reproductive Medicine
FUHS, The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL
Conducted experiments to determine if decreased NK cell activity in peritoneal fluid allows the implantation of endometrial cells to occur and thus be a probable cause of endometriosis, 1994
Publications
PUBLICATION
Journal Articles, Peer Reviewed

1. Gilman-Sachs A, Gin-Baick, DK, Myones B and Beaman KD 1996
“Correlation of Anit-phospholipid Antibodies with Avidity of Binding to the Phospholipid Binding Proteins Beta-2 Glycoprotein-I or Annexin.”

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

1. Baick, D. “What kind of hysterectomy is best for you ?” UCI Health Live
Well Blog: August 4,2016. http:/?www.ucihealth.org/blog/2016/08/best-
hysterectomy-for-you

2. Baick, D. “Preparing for a pelvic exam after surviving sexual assault. “
UCI Health Live Well Blog: May 24, 2018. http:/?
www.ucihealth.org/blog/2018/05/pelvic?-exam-sexual assault-survivor
Professional Societies
2012-present, Member, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)
St. Joseph Hospital Affiliates Executive Board
2018 - present, Orange County Medical Association (OCMA)
2015-present, Fellow, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG)
2015-present, Vulvodynia National Association
Other Experience
PACE Clerkship, Instructor
UC Irvine School of Medicine 2016

UC Irvine Health Speaker’s Bureau
UC Irvine Health, Orange CA 2016

Member
St. Joseph Hospital Outpatient Pavilion, Orange, CA 2002—2015

Member
La Veta Surgery Center privileges, Orange, CA 2003—2015

Executive Board, Member
St. Joseph Hospital Affiliates, Orange, CA 2014—2015

Limited Partner
Surgery Center of Irvine, Irvine, 2010—2016

Women’s Health Care Physician
A Medical Corporation, Owner, Orange, CA 2002—2015

School of Medicine Honors and Promotions Committee
UC Irvine School of Medicine 2019

Medical Risk Management Committee,
UC Irvine Medical Center 2019

Last updated
04/21/2020