Michael G. Keene, PA-C
A native of the Seattle area, Michael G. Keene, PA-C graduated with a BS degree in chemistry from Pacific Lutheran University where he earned the NAIA District One Scholar-Athlete Award and was nominated for Academic All-America in soccer. He completed a Master of Health Science at the Duke Physician Assistant Program, graduating with honors and receiving several academic scholarships.
Mr. Keene began practicing in family medicine where he remained for seven years, concentrating in dermatology in 1998. This same year he completed a PA Teaching Fellowship at Duke, serving on faculty within the Department of Community and Family Medicine. He continues to enjoy academia, having served as a clinical instructor to medical and PA students from all four North Carolina schools of medicine, published academic research and continued responsibilities lecturing at Duke. Clinical interests include fungal disorders, viral skin infections, dermatologic surgery, pediatric dermatology and medical education.
Mr. Keene maintains an adjunct faculty appointment at Duke and is currently serving as Chairman of the Duke PA Program Alumni Steering Committee. He is a member of the North Carolina Dermatology Association, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
His wife, Georgina F. Keene, PA-C, works in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Durham. They have one daughter and enjoy traveling, reading and time with friends.
Lisa K. Harewood,PA-C
A native of Franklin, Virginia, Lisa K. Harewood, PA-C received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Norfolk State University. She went on to receive her Master of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences from Eastern Virginia Medical School. Lisa then earned her Master of Health Sciences degree and Physician Assistant certificate from Duke University.
Upon graduation from Duke University, Lisa started her physician assistant career in Internal Medicine and then moved on to Family Medicine where she worked at the Duke University Student Health Clinic and with the Duke University Physician Assistant Program. Lisa began practicing dermatology in 2005. Her clinical interests include dermatologic surgery and pediatric dermatology.
Lisa is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and the Triangle Association of Dermatology Physician Extenders. Lisa is married to Kevin R. Harewood and they have three sons, Brandon, Jaden, and Evan. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, reading, and spending time with family and friends.
Mrs. Atkinson received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from North Carolina State University in 1989. She graduated from Baylor College of Medicine Physician Assistant Program in Houston, Texas in 1995 where she received a Master of Medical Science. She is a member of the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Mrs. Atkinson lives in Raleigh with her husband and three children.