David S. Im, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Medical Director for the Adult Psychiatry Unit (9C)
Psychiatric Consultant to the Office of Clinical Affairs (OCA), Michigan Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School

Areas of Interest

Research Interests:

  • Evaluation, treatment and conceptualization of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) across the life span
  • Violent behavior in individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 

Clinical Interests

  • Presentation and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in young adults
  • Pathophysiology, presentation and treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in children and adults
  • Evaluation and treatment of mood and anxiety disorders
  • Evaluation of civil forensic issues (e.g. fitness for duty)


  • Fellowship, Forensic Psychiatry, University of Michigan
  • Fellowship, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Michigan
  • Residency, General Psychiatry, University of Michigan
  • M.D., University of Michigan Medical School
  • B.A., Psychology, University of Michigan