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Faculty Detail    
Name JASON L MORRIS
 
Campus Address BDB 345 Zip 0012
Phone 205-934-2836
E-mail jlmorris@uab.edu
Other websites http://www.uab.edu/gim/
http://im.dom.uab.edu/
     


Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Medicine  Med - General Internal Medicine Associate Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Jason L. Morris, MD is Associate Professor of Medicine and Associate Program Director of the Tinsley Harrison Internal Medicine Residency Program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Dr. Morris received his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham, Alabama. He then completed his intership, residency, and chief medical residency at UAB.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
Alabama Chief Resident Society  Secretary-Treasurer   
American College of Physicians  Member. FACP  www.acponline.org/ 
Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine  Member  www.im.org/apdim/ 
Society for Simulation in Healthcare  Member  http://ssih.org/ 
Society of General Internal Medicine  Chair, Southern SGIM meeting 2011. President-Elect Souther SGIM 2011-2012  www.sgim.org/ 

Research/Clinical Interest
Title
Description
Dr. Morris provides patient care in the inpatient and outpatient settings at UAB and the Birmingham VA Medical Center. He has a strong interest in medical education and served as the Internal Medicine Clerkship Director from 2008-2012 before taking the role as Associate Program Director of the Tinsley Harrison Internal Medicine Residency Program. He is interested in utilizing adult learning theory to improve knowledge acquisition and retention in medical students and residents via simulation and other innovative teaching/learning methods.

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Vick A, Kraemer RR, Morris JL, Willett LL, Centor RM, Estrada CA, Rodriguez M. A 60-year-old Woman with Chorea and Weight Loss, Exercises in Clinical Reasoning, J Gen Intern Med, 2012 Jun;27(6):747-51.   22143453 
Bhatnagar D, Morris JL, Rodriguez M, Centor RM, Estrada CA, Willett LL. A Middle Age Woman with Sudden Onset Dyspnea, Exercises in Clinical Reasoning, J Gen Intern Med, 2011;26(5):551-4.  21301984 
Stefan MS, Blackwell JM, Crawford KM, Martinez J, Sung SW, Holliday SA, Landry M, LaVine N, Lerfald N, Morris JL, Greene S, Cykert S. Patients’ Attitudes Toward and Factors Predictive of HIV Testing of Academic Medical Clinics. Am J Med Sci. 2010;340(4):264-7.  20625275