Marcia R Morris

Marcia R Morris, M.D.

Associate Professor

Department: MD-PSYCHIATRY
Business Phone: (352) 273-3390
Business Email: mmorris@ufl.edu

About Marcia R Morris

Dr. Morris is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and is the Associate Program Director for Student Health Psychiatry. Dr. Morris has provided care to UF students for over 20 years and given talks on depression and anxiety in college populations. She has published articles on college suicide prevention, campus sexual assault, and medical student stress.

She has published articles in the New York Times, the Tampa Bay Times, and the Gainesville Sun. She currently writes a Psychology Today parenting blog “College Wellness: Promoting Happiness & Health in the College Years.” Her book, “The Campus Cure: A Parent’s Guide to Mental Health & Wellness for College Students,” will be published January, 2018.

She received an undergraduate degree from Harvard, a medical degree from Yale, and psychiatry residency training at New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center. She is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and a member of its College Mental Health Caucus.

Accomplishments

Distinguished Fellow
2018 · American Psychiatric Association
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Writing Contest Winner
2004 · Writing the Region Conference
Fellow
2003 · American Psychiatric Association
Outstanding Contribution Award
1993 · Westchester Division Psychiatry Residency Program
Burroughs Welcome Fellow
1991-1993 · American Psychiatric Association

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Psychiatry
Subspecialties
  • Adult Psychiatry
Areas of Interest
  • Adolescent depression
  • Depression – overview
  • Generalized anxiety disorder

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • College mental health

Grants

Feb 2020 ACTIVE
Ten Year Trends in Types of Psychiatric Medications Used by College Students, With a Focus on Treatment for Depression and Anxiety
NATIONAL NETWORK OF DEPRESSION CENTERS · Principal Investigator

Education

Residency – Psychiatry
1993 · Cornell Medical Center
Medical Degree
1989 · Yale University
AB, English and American Literature
1985 · Harvard University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-3390
Emails:
Business:
mmorris@ufl.edu