David Baron, MD received his B.A. in Psychology (magna cum laude) and M.D. degrees from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He completed his psychiatry residency at Tufts/New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Baron is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He served on the Ethics Committee of the Illinois Psychiatric Society, as a member from 2001 to 2006, and as Chairman from 2006 to 2011.
Dr. Baron has supervised psychiatric residents in their community psychiatry rotation for 15 years in his capacity as Administrative Psychiatrist, and Interim Director of Mental Health Services, for the DuPage County Health Department. He is currently Senior Staff Psychiatrist at the Yellowbrick program in Evanston, IL, in intensive treatment program for emerging adults.