Desiree Morgan

Vice Chair of Education, UAB
Desiree Morgan

Desiree E. Morgan, MD is the Vice Chair of Education at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a former program director of the UAB Diagnostic Radiology residency program. Prior to being appointed the Vice Chair of Education, Dr. Morgan served as the UAB Department of Radiology Vice Chair of Clinical Research.

Since joining the faculty in 1993, Dr. Morgan has mentored numerous medical students, residents, and junior faculty in a variety of preclinical and clinical research endeavors. Dr. Morgan has won numerous teaching awards, and is a twelve-time recipient of the “Top Ten” Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education.

Dr. Morgan is a Fellow of the Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance and is both a Fellow is on the Board of Directors of the Society of Abdominal Radiology. She is active in many national radiological organizations and serves on multiple national committees including the American Board of Radiology and the Radiological Society of North America. Most recently she developed a national patient-centered care curriculum for Radiology for the RSNA, a program that will be launched nationally in July 2018.

Dr. Morgan is a 2017 graduate of Momentum and panelist on the Health and Wellness session.