Dr. Andrew H. Kim, M.D., J.D.

Dr. Andrew H. Kim, M.D., J.D. Get a Second Opinion

Attending Physician, Psychiatry

UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Areas of expertise

Psychiatry, Law & Forensic Psychiatry

Bio

Dr. Kim earned the B.S. in economics and international studies from Yale University, New Haven, CT and a J.D. from Northwestern School of Law, Chicago, IL. Thereafter he worked as an Associate in Bell, Boyd and Lloyd LLC in Chicago, IL. After working as an assistant in the Emergency Room at the Northwestern Hospital, Chicago, IL he earned the M.D. from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI. He completed a Residency in Psychiatry at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA and served as Chief Resident in the Psychiatric Intensive Unit at the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. He has also completed a Fellowship in Forensic Psychiatry at the USC Institute of Psychiatry, Law and Behavioral Science, Los Angeles, CA.

With his unique background in Law and Psychiatry, Dr. Kim currently works as a Per Diem Psychiatrist in the Los Angeles Superior Court in addition to being a Staff Psychiatrist at UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center and USC Department of Psychiatry, Law and Behavioral Science.

Education

School
University School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
Fellowship
Forensic Psychiatry: USC Institute of Psychiatry, Law and Behavioral Science, Los Angeles, CA
Residency
Psychiatry: UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA
Medical Degree
M.D., J.D.

Awards

Treasurer, Program Director: Yale Broadcasting Company, Yale University, CT (1992-1993)
Mansfield Foundation Fellow: Northwestern School of Law, Chicago, IL 1995
Public Interest Law Initiative Fellow: Northwestern School of Law, Chicago, IL 1997
Associate, Bell, Boyd and Lloyd LLC, Chicago, IL (1997-2000)
Assistant, Emergency Department: Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL (2001-2003)
Clinical Instructor: UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA (2012- )
Clinical Instructor: USC Department of Psychiatry, Law and Behavioral Science, LA, CA (2012- )
Staff Psychiatrist: West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA (2012- )
Per Diem Psychiatrist: LA County Superior Court, Los Angeles, CA (2013- )

Publications

Available on request