Dr. Knable is Executive Director of the Sylvan C. Herman Foundation and Medical Director of Clearview Communities, LLC. Dr. Knable currently holds several other leadership positions including: Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at Suburban Hospital, Johns Hopkins Medicine; Program Director for PsyberGuide, and Chairman of the Psychiatric Advisory Board of the Treatment Advocacy Center. In these various roles Dr. Knable has been intimately involved in developing new approaches to improve the lives of people with mental conditions, including evaluation of new technologies that can be used at Clearview Communities or by individual patients.
Dr. Knable was a Clinical Associate at the National Institute of Mental Health from 1992–1998 where his research focused on severe mental illnesses. He was then Medical Director or Executive Director of The Stanley Medical Research Institute 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.”