Michael Morriss, M.D.

Associate Professor

Department: Radiology


Medical School UT Southwestern Medical Center (1990)
Internship UT Southwestern Medical Center (1991), Pediatrics
Residency UT Southwestern Medical Center (1995), Diagnostic Radiology
Fellowship Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1996), Neuroradiology
Fellowship Thomas Jefferson University (1997), Neuroradiology

Specialty Areas


  • Radiological Society of North America
    Certificate of Merit, Scientific Poster Presentation, "Lumps and Bumps on the Head in Childhood: a Diagnostic Dilemma," Chicago, Illinois (2004)
  • American Society of Neuroradiology
    The Derek Harwood-Nash Award for Best Pediatric Neuroradiology Paper (1997)
  • The Society for Pediatric Radiology
    Certificate of Merit Award for a Scientific Paper, Comprehensive Mapping of Normal Developmental Changes in Brain Water Diffusion, St. Louis, MO (1997)
  • American Roentgen Ray Society
    Executive Council Resident Research Award, "Cerebral Blood Flow in Eclampsia and Severe Preeclampsia: A Prospective Study Utilizing Phase-Contrast MR Flow Quantification and Correlation with Conventional Parenchymal Spin-Echo MR Brain Imag (1995)
  • Southwestern Medical Foundation
    R.L. Taylor Scholarship, Southwestern Medical School, Dallas (1986)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society of Head and Neck Radiology
  • American Society of Neuroradiology
  • Children’s Oncology Group
  • Texas Medical Association