The Donald M. Knowlan, MD, MACP Learning Society

Knowlan Society group photo from an event

Donald M. Knowlan, MD, MACP

Donald M. Knowlan, MD, MCAP

Knowlan Society Council

Director: Mckenna Brownell, M’26


Lauren Vaughn, M’25

Danielle Martin, M’25

Elonay Yehualashet, M’25

Maria Jensen, M’26

Nikita Gupta, M’26

Grace Knoer, M’27

Knowlan Society Faculty Director

Daphne Keshishian, MD 

Dr. Daphne Keshishian

Birthplace: Elizabeth, NJ

Undergraduate school: University of Pennsylvania

Medical school: Georgetown University School of Medicine

Residency/Fellowship: Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY, NY

Current Position: Internist at Bethesda Medical Associates, Bethesda MD,   Medical Alumni Board, GUSM, Preceptor, Ambulatory Care, Executive Board, Women’s Board, American Heart Association,

Honors and awards: Georgetown Clinical Society: Doctor of the Year, 2015; GUSM: Founder’s Award, 2017

Medical interest:  Preventive Medicine, Culinary Medicine

Outside interests: I live in Potomac MD with my husband Lee and three children.  I enjoy Yoga and Pilates, blogging at, golf and cooking.