Marguerite Duane, MD, MHA, FAAFP

Dr. Marguerite Duane, a board-certified family physician and Adjunct Associate Professor at Georgetown University, is co-founder and Executive Director of FACTS – the Fertility Appreciation Collaborative to Teach the Science, an organization dedicated to educating healthcare professionals about the science supporting fertility awareness-based methods.

She also works providing direct primary care (DPC) and is currently doing a research fellowship and women’s health Infertility and Awareness at the University of Utah with Dr. Joseph Stanford.  Dr. Duane is trained as a Creighton and FEMM Medical consultant and a TeenSTAR educator.  She has published articles on the effectiveness of fertility awareness-based methods for family planning and the use of apps for tracking fertility.

She has also developed and delivered multiple presentations on the use of fertility awareness-based methods for family planning and women’s health. She has also previously served on the boards of both the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and the FMEC.

Dr. Duane received her M.D. degree with recognition in primary care from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and completed her Family Medicine residency at Lancaster General Hospital in Lancaster, PA. She received a Bachelor of Science with Honors degree and a Master of Health Administration degree from Cornell University. Dr. Duane balances her career as a teacher and Family Physician, with her role as a mother and wife. She is proud to be accompanied on this life’s journey by her husband and fellow family physician, Dr. Kenneth Lin, and they are delighted to be the parents of 4 young children.


Learn more about FACTS by visiting their website.