Dr. Michael Knable, DO, DFAPA
Dr. Michael Knable is the executive director of the Sylvan C. Herman Foundation and medical director of Clearview Communities. After receiving undergraduate and medical degrees at Ohio University, he trained in psychiatry at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, and in neurology at George Washington University Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
From 1992 to 1998, Dr. Knable was a clinical associate at the National Institute of Mental Health, where his research focused on severe mental illnesses. He also served as medical director or executive director of The Stanley Medical Research Institute (SMRI) from 1998-2008. Dr. Knable is the author of more than 70 publications on various aspects of neuropsychiatric disease, including Surviving Manic Depression: A Manual on Bipolar Disorder for Parents, Families and Providers.
Dr. Knable currently holds several other leadership roles:
- Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at Suburban Hospital, Johns Hopkins Medicine
- Assistant Clinical Professor at George Washington University
- Adjunct Professor at the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine.
He was recently elected as a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association (DFAPA) and as a member of the American College of Psychiatrists.