Dirk Keene, M.D., is a board certified pathologist at Harborview, director of UW Neuropathology, the UW’s Nancy and Buster Alford Endowed Chair in Neuropathology, a UW associate professor of Pathology and an adjunct associate professor of Neurological Surgery and Ophthalmology.
Dr. Keene's clinical specialty is neuropathology, which includes the clinical practice of neurosurgical, neuromuscular, ophthalmic, and autopsy subspecialities. He enjoys significant teaching and training opportunities through diverse teaching commitments and as director of the neuropathology fellowship.
Dr. Keene earned his M.D. at the University of Minnesota. He is board certified in Anatomic Pathology and Neuropathology. As a leader of the UW Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Neuropathology Core, his research is focused on neurodegenerative diseases and precision medicine.
In his free time Dr. Keene enjoys hiking, golf, reading science fiction and fantasy and chess