Chief Medical Physicist
CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Cancer Center
Mr. Morris is a Diplomat of the American Board of Radiology, certified in Therapeutic Radiologic Physics.
Mr. Morris graduated with a B.Sc. in Physics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and with a M.Sc. in Nuclear Engineering from North Carolina State University at Raleigh, NC. His graduate research was focused on the treatment of Glioblastoma Multiforme with Boron Neutron Capture Therapy. Mr. Morris completed his comprehensive training in Medical Physics while being on active duty at the National Naval Medical Center (NNMC) in Bethesda, MD. While at NNMC Mr. Morris also held an appointment as an Assistant Professor of Radiological Sciences at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences. Mr. Morris taught a variety of Radiological Physics Courses both
in Diagnostic Imaging and Radiation Therapy.
Upon his departure from the Naval Service Mr. Morris served as the Senior Physicist of the Radiation Oncology Department of St. Joseph's Hospital in Phoenix, AZ. Mr. Morris has been directing the Medical Physics efforts at Christus St. Vincent Regional Cancer Center since 2003. His research interests are Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), and Volumetric Modulated Radiation Therapy (VMAT).
Mr. Morris is a member of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine, the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology, and the American College of Radiation Oncology.