Meet The Instructor
Ms. Brown is a Diagnostic Imaging Physicist for Penn State College of Medicine. She is certified in Radiological Physics by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) and in Health Physics by the American Board of Health Physics (ABHP).
Her passion is education. She provides imaging physics education for residents, fellows, and technologists at multiple institutions and is committed to improving educational methods and outcomes.
In her spare time, Karen enjoys spending time with family, kayaking and hiking. She and her husband Alan have three children.
Penn State University- Graduate Certificate in Adult Medical Education, 2020
Illinois Institute of Technology-MHP Degree, Health Physics, 2000
Bloomsburg University- B.S. Degree, Health Physics, 1996
Luzerne County Community College- A.S. Degree, Nuclear Engineering, summa cum laude, 1994
Diplomat, American Board of Radiology, 2005 – Board Certified in Diagnostic Radiological Physics
The American Board of Health Physics – Certified in Comprehensive Health Physics
Geisinger Medical Center 2004 – present
Penn State College of Medicine 2008 – present
New York University 2014 – present
Integris Baptist Medical Center 2018 – present
Riverside University Health System 2023 – present
Kettering Health 2023 – present