Howard Baron, MD is a pediatric gastroenterologist in private practice in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he has lived since 1993. Dr. Baron completed his undergraduate medical school, pediatric residency and chief residency at the University of Minnesota, and fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at UCLA. Dr. Baron holds a faculty appointment as associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Nevada, School of Medicine and adjunct clinical faculty at Touro University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Henderson, Nevada. He has held many positions on the medical executive committee at Sunrise Hospital and Sunrise Children’s Hospital, including currently member-at-large, and is past-president of the Clark County Medical Society. In addition to being the practice manage for his three-physician group, Dr. Baron has extensive fundraising experience for non-profit organizations. He is author or co-author of over 30 published manuscripts and textbook chapters, and has been a principle investigator in several clinical trials.