Duke University, 1989
Physician Assistant Program
Licensure and Board Certification
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy Physician Assistant Program - Adjunct Faculty
Tuft University Medical School - Clinical Instructor
Areas of Interest
Women's Health, Sports Medicine and Wellness throughout the Life Span
Professional Society Memberships
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants
Karen is involved in the social justice cluster at her parish, St. Mary of the Angels Church, Roxbury, promoting Fair Trade products through education and sales, addressing violence in the surrounding community, and participating in the Walk for Hunger since 2003. She is also an avid vegetable and perennial flower gardener.
What is a Physician Assistant (PA)?
Physician Assistants practices medicine under the direction of physicians. They are trained to examine patients, diagnose illnesses, and provide treatment including prescription medications. You can learn more about Physician Assistants by clicking on the following links: