Responsible for developing a new neurology residency program while coordinating neurology education for medical students at the UCR School of Medicine. Developing a comprehensive multiple sclerosis center serving a catchment area of more than 2000 people living with multiple sclerosis in Inland Southern California, including CONNECT-MS (Clinicians’ Online Neurology Network Empowering Communities through Telemedicine – Multiple Sclerosis, a telemedicine medicine program serving five medically underserved counties).
2014 – 2016 Staff Physician, Neurology and Neuroimmunology
Neuroscience Center, Ventura County Medical Center
Developed a new multiple sclerosis practice at a tertiary care medical center, provided neuro-hospitalist services, staffed general neurology clinic and taught resident physicians.
2010 – 2011 Director of Medical Student Education and Faculty Development, Eisenhower Medical Center, Rancho Mirage, CA
Led faculty development and medical student education at a new teaching hospital. Developed the first multi-disciplinary multiple sclerosis center in Riverside County.
2008 – 2009 Staff Physician, Cascadia Multiple Sclerosis Center and Northwest Neurology, Bellingham, WA
Provided comprehensive clinical care and educational programs for patients with multiple sclerosis in collaborative neurology practice. Assisted with development of multiple sclerosis center for research, education and clinical care in Northwest Washington.
2005 – 2012 Project Scientist, Program in Geriatrics (2009—)
Associate Dean for Clinical Science Education (2006-2008)
Director, Dean’s College of Medical Educators (2006-2008)
Research Director, Department of Family Medicine (2005-2008) University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Conducted contract-funded multiple sclerosis research. Obtained and managed research and training grants, ran research mentoring program. Maintain clinical practice at Los Angeles County-USC Multiple Sclerosis Clinic. As Associate Dean, oversaw clinical curriculum for all medical students at the UC-Irvine School of Medicine, directed UC-Irvine’s academy of medical educators.
University of California, Irvine College of Medicine
Directed Department’s medical student programs and conducted research on clinical teaching. Obtained and managed grants, directed clinical medicine course for first-year medical students. Saw patients and taught at federally-qualified health center.
1996 – 1998 Faculty Member, Memorial Family Medicine Residency
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
Developed and administered family-centered perinatal curriculum for family medicine residents, served as core clinical teacher, maintained busy family practice.
1992 – 1993 National President, American Medical Student Association
Led national organization of 30,000 physicians-in-training. Responsible for a budget of $2.2 million. Oversaw Board of Trustees and all organizational initiatives.
1986 – 1988 Planning and Education Associate
Rhode Island Division of Mental Health
Coordinated mental health policy initiatives and education projects for the State of Rhode Island. Obtained ~ $1 million in federal and state grants. Served as consultant for state mental health systems.
1985 – 1986 Staff Assistant for Women’s Concerns, Brown University
Oversaw university-wide programs for undergraduate women, including women’s health issues, advocacy, and support groups.
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS 2016 -- Health Sciences Clinical Professor of Neurology
University of California, Riverside School of Medicine
2009 – Project Scientist, Program in Geriatrics
UC-Irvine School of Medicine
2005 – 2011 Voluntary Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology
Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
2008 – 2009 Voluntary Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
UC-Irvine School of Medicine
2002 – 2011 Associate Professor of Clinical Family Medicine (2002-2011) and Medicine (2006—), UC-Irvine School of Medicine
1997 – 2002 Assistant Clinical Professor of Family Medicine, UC-Irvine
1996 – 1998 Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor of Family Medicine, UCLA
SELECTED PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS AND COMMITTEES 2014 – Clinical Advisory Committee, National Multiple Sclerosis Society,
Southern California and Nevada Chapter
2012 – Multiple Sclerosis Outcomes Assessments Consortium
2009 – Medical director and program staff, Can Do MS
2008 – 2011 Board of Directors
American Medical Student Association/Foundation
2007 – 2010 MS Technology Collaborative Steering Committee
(National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Bayer and Microsoft)
2006 Reviewer, Intervention Research Grants to Promote the Health of People with Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
2006 Strategic Planning Team, National Multiple Sclerosis
Society, Southern California Chapter
2005 – 2006 Disability Rights Workshop Committee
Dayle McIntosh Center for the Disabled
2003 – 2004 Chair, AAMC Section for Graduate Medical Education
Western Group on Educational Affairs
2001 – 2004 Family Medicine Curriculum Project Advisory Committee
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
2001 – 2003 Chair, Residents’ Teaching Skills Project Group
AAMC Section for Graduate Medical Education
2000 – 2002 Research Committee, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
1998 – 2001 Group Leader, Faculty Development Fellowship University of Southern California School of Medicine
1998 – 2000 Co-Chair, Group on Family-Centered Perinatal Care
Member, Legislative Affairs Committee
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
1996 – 1998 Research Project Evaluation Committee
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
1994 – 1996 Advisory Council, National Health Service Corps
HONORS AND AWARDS
2010 Outstanding Community Partner
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Southern California Chapter
2006, 2005 Orange County Physicians of Excellence
Orange Coast Magazine 2006, 2004 Excellence in Teaching Award, UC-Irvine School of Medicine
2005 Honorable Mention, Best Research Paper Award
1996 First Place, Clinical Reviews and Research in Family Practice, American Academy of Family Physicians
1990 Searle Distinguished Student Health Professional Award, International Society on Hypertension in Blacks
1985 Phi Beta Kappa, Brown University
1985 Harvey A. Baker Fellowship, Brown University
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS American Academy of Neurology
Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Principal investigator: Clinicians’ Online Neurology Network Empowering Communities
through Telemedicine – Multiple Sclerosis (CONNECT-MS), $100,000 grant from
Genentech (2016 – 2018).
Principal investigator: The Challenge of Giving Care to People with Multiple Sclerosis,
$329,934 contract from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society (2009 – 2012).
Research director: Research Mentoring Program, $607,791 grant from the Health
Resources and Services Administration (2004 – 2007).
Principal investigator: Ratings of Perceived Exertion during Aerobic Exercise in
Multiple Sclerosis, $40,000 grant from National Multiple Sclerosis Society (2005–06).
Project director: Improving the Health and Well-Being of People Aging with
Disabilities, $193,406 grant from the California Endowment (2005–06).
Co-investigator: Multiple Sclerosis Training in Primary Care, $110,000 grant from Teva
Principal investigator: Competency-Related Education and Targeted Evaluation
(CREATE), $640,000 grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration
Principal investigator: A Randomized, Controlled Trial of a Longitudinal Residents-
as-Teachers Curriculum, $240,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Generalist Physician Faculty Scholars Program (2000–05).
Principal investigator: Bringing Education & Service Together (BEST), $564,907 grant
from the Health Resources and Services Administration (2000–03).
Principal investigator: Medical Education in Doctoring for the 21st Century, $613,440
grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (2000–03).
PUBLICATIONS Peer-reviewed publications:
Al Achkar M, Hanauer M, Morrison EH, Davies MK and Oh RC. Changing trends in residents-as-teachers across graduate medical education. Adv Med Educ Pract. 2017;8:299-306.
Shapiro J, Wiglesworth A, Morrison EH. Views on disclosing mistreatment: a focus group study of differences between people with MS and their caregivers. Mult Scler Related Disorders. 2013;2:96-102.
Julian KA, Appelle N, O’Sullivan PS, Morrison EH, Wamsley M. The impact of an objective structured teaching evaluation on faculty teaching skills. Teach Learn Med. 2012;24:3-7.
Gaffaney CA, Saul LL, Rumney PJ, Morrison EH, Thomas S, Nageotte MP, Wing DA. Outpatient oral misoprostol for prolonged pregnancies: a pilot investigation. Am J Perinatol. 2009;26:673-677.
Lie D, Boker J, Dow E, Murata P, Encinas J, Gutierrez D, Morrison EH. Attributes of effective community preceptors for pre-clerkship medical students. Med Teach. 2009;31:251-259.
Morrison EH, Cooper D, White LJ, Leu SY, Larson J and Ng AV. Ratings of perceived exertion during aerobic exercise in multiple sclerosis. Arch Phys Med Rehab. 2008;89:1570-1574.
Morrison EH, George V, Mosqueda L. Primary care for adults with physical disabilities: perceptions from consumer and provider focus groups. Fam Med. 2008;40:645-651.
23. Fields SA, Morrison EH, Yoder E, Krane K, Agresta T, Esham R, McCurdy F,
Rosen J, Shumway J. Clerkship directors’ perceptions of the impact of HCFA documentation guidelines. Acad Med. 2002;77:543-546.
24. Morrison EH, Friedland JA, Boker J, Rucker L, Hollingshead J, Murata P. Residents-as-teachers training in U.S. residency programs and offices of graduate medical education. Acad Med. 2001;76:S1-S4.
25. Rucker L, Morrison EH. A longitudinal communication skills initiative for an
academic health system. Med Educ. 2001;35:1087-1088.
26. Morrison EH, Garman KA, Friedland JA. A national Web site for residents as
teachers. Acad Med. 2001;76:544-545.
27. Prislin MD, Morrison E, Giglio M, Truong P, Radecki S. Patient perceptions of
medical students in a longitudinal family medicine clerkship. Fam Med.
28. Morrison EH, Rucker L, Prislin M, Castro C. A lack of correlation of residents’
academic performance and teaching skills. Am J Med. 2000;109:238-240.
29. Rucker L and Morrison EH. The “EBM Rx”: an initial experience with an
Sclerosis Centers Annual Meeting (2017)
”“Integration of Neurology and Primary Care in the Management of Advanced Multiple Sclerosis”, invited presentation for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Chicago, IL (2016)
“Which Disabilities Matter to MS Patients”, invited speaker for opening session, First Annual Workshop, Multiple Sclerosis Outcome Assessments Consortium, US Food and Drug Administration, Bethesda, MD (2013)
“Caregiver Mistreatment of People with Advanced Multiple Sclerosis: A Pilot Study of Prevalence and Associated Characteristics”, poster presentation, American Academy of Neurology annual meeting (2012)
“Prioritizing Your Health”, MS Can Do, Roanoke, VA (2010)
“Giving Feedback to Learners in Difficulty”, University of Washington School of Medicine (2010)
“The Resident as Teacher/El Residente Como Docente”, Faculty of Medicine, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico City (2010)
Speaker, National Leadership Conference, National Multiple Sclerosis Society (2009)
“Multiple Sclerosis”, Patient Power radio show, KVI/Seattle (2008)
“Ratings of Perceived Exertion during Aerobic Exercise in Multiple Sclerosis”, poster presentation, American Academy of Neurology annual meeting (2007)
“Introduction to the Objective Structured Teaching Evaluation (OSTE)—A Novel Tool
for Evaluating Teaching Skills”, Society of General Internal Medicine (2006)
“Qualities of Good Precepting: Merging Peer Review and Other Measures”, poster presentation, Association of American Medical Colleges (2006)
“Linking Community Preceptors and Students through Education”, STFM (2006)
“Professionalism and Interpersonal Skills: Teaching Residents to Teach”, two-day workshop, University of Kansas School of Medicine (2005)
“Training Residents in Clinical Teaching Skills”, Association of American Medical Colleges (2003) and Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (2004)
“Bringing Education & Service Together (BEST): A Pilot Randomized, Controlled
Trial of a Longitudinal Residents-as-Teachers Curriculum”, American
Educational Research Association (2003)
“Medical Education in Doctoring for the 21st Century (MED-21)”, STFM (2003)
“Reflections on a Residents-as-Teachers Program”, invited grand rounds,
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto (2002)
“Reliability and Validity of an Objective Structured Teaching Examination for Generalist
Resident Teachers”, Association of American Medical Colleges (2002)
“’Best Evidence in Residency Education’ (BERE) for Residents as Teachers”,
AAMC Group on Educational Affairs (2002)
“Reach Out and Teach Someone: Generalist Residents’ Needs for Clinical
Teaching Skills Development”, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (2002)
“Collaborative Research in Predoctoral Education”, Society of Teachers of Family
“Residents-as-Teachers Training in U.S. Residency Programs and Offices of Graduate
Medical Education”, AAMC Research in Medical Education Conference (2001)
“Successful Interdisciplinary Collaboration in a Predoctoral Training Grant”, Society of
Teachers of Family Medicine (2001)
“Bringing Education & Service Together”, Title VII poster session, Society of Teachers
of Family Medicine (2001)
“A National Web Site for Residents as Teachers”, poster presentation, Society of
Teachers of Family Medicine (2001)
“’Evidence-Based Medical Education’: Where Are We Headed?”, Society of Teachers
of Family Medicine (2001)
“The ‘EBM RX’: An Initial Experience with an Evidence-Based Learning Prescription”,
Association of American Medical Colleges (2000)
“A National Web Site for Residents as Teachers”, Association of American Medical
Colleges and North American Primary Care Research Group (2000)
“A Lack of Correlation of Residents’ Academic Performance and Teaching Skills”,
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (2000)
“The Lone Ranger(ette) Rides Again”, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (1999)
“Teaching the Shoulder Dystocia Workstation”, Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics
Instructor Course (1999, 1998)
“Obstetrics for the Family Physician” and “Rethinking Resident Evaluation”, American
Academy of Family Physicians (1998)
“Mammography, Pap Testing and Hormone Replacement Therapy,” Home Study
Self-Assessment audio series, American Academy of Family Physicians (1997)
“Teaching Linkages: Powerful Recruitment and Retention Tools”, National
Association of Community Health Centers (1992)
“Preparing New Practitioners for Generalist Careers in Underserved Communities”,
Regional and local presentations: “Beyond Diagnosis: Innovations in Multiple Sclerosis Care”, Neuro Vitality Center, Palm
Springs, CA (2016)
“Providing Great Primary Care in Multiple Sclerosis”, Family Medicine Grand Rounds,
Ventura County Medical Center, Ventura, CA (2015)
“New Disease-Modifying Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis”, National MS Society,
Southern California & Nevada Chapter and Ventura County Medical Center (2014)
“Multiple Sclerosis Update”, 3rd Annual Eisenhower Neuroscience Institute (2011)
“Clinical Teaching Skills”, USC-Keck School of Medicine workshops (2/2010, 12/2010)
“Symptom Management”, National MS Society, Southern California Chapter (2010)
“Clinical Trials”, “Living Well with MS” and “Symptom Management in Multiple
Sclerosis”, Bellingham, WA (2008 – 2009)
“Staying Well with Multiple Sclerosis” and “Permanecer Bien con la Esclerosis
Multiple”, Bilingual Family Day, National Multiple Sclerosis Society (2007)
Keynote speaker, Chief Residents’ Retreat, UCLA School of Medicine (2004 – 2006)
“Aging with Disabilities”, Orange County Senior Citizens Advisory Council (2006)
“Role of a Wellness Program in Progressive Multiple Sclerosis”, Marilyn Hilton MS
Achievement Center at UCLA/National MS Society (2005)
“Your Health—Beyond Multiple Sclerosis”, National MS Society (2004)
Keynote speaker, White Coat Ceremony, UC-Irvine College of Medicine (2001)
Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics, provider and instructor courses (1997-2000)
2005-2014 Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center Multiple Sclerosis Clinic
2005-2008 Dayle McIntosh Center for the Disabled
2002– National Multiple Sclerosis Society
1999-2004 Clinica Carino and UC-Irvine Family Health Center, Santa Ana, CA
1996-1998 Westside Neighborhood Clinic, Long Beach, CA
1992-1993 Physician volunteer in inner-city Washington, DC
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