John Morgan

Interim Chairman

John Morgan

Interim Chairman

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology

The Graduate School

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Physical Therapy

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Occupational Therapy

Bio

Professor of Neurology
Director of the Movement and Memory Disorder Programs
Director of MCG's Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence
Director of the Georgia Memory Net Memory Assessment Center

  • (706) 721-2798
  • (706) 721-1115
  • HF 1121

Education

  • Ph.D., Cell Biology and Anatomy Medical College of Georgia, 1999

  • MD, Medicine Medical College of Georgia, 1998

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G University of North Florida, 1990

Certifications

  • PHY GA State Bd Medical Examiners, 2003

Awards & Honors

  • Exemplary Teaching Award Augusta University/Medical College of Georgia, 2019

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NEUR 5000

    Basic Clkshp in Neurology
  • ANAT 7040

    Graduate Neuroanatomy
  • MEDI 5174

    Mod 7: Med Neuro/Behav Health
  • PHAS 5314

    Neurology
  • RNEU 5000

    Neurology
  • NEUR 5003

    Neurology Consult & Clinics Ex
  • RNEU 5005

    Neurology Movement Disorder
  • NEUR 5006

    Neurology Research
  • MEDI 5236

    Mod 3: Central Nervous System
  • PHAS 6060

    Psych & Addic Med Practicum

Teaching Interests

Movement Disorders
Cognitive Disorders
Neurology
Neuroscience

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Drug-induced movement disorders, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Parkinson’s disease severity and use of dopaminergic medications, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Validation of an ambulatory capacity measure in Parkinson disease: A construct derived from the unified Parkinson’s disease rating scale, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Mobility, mood and site of care impact health related quality of life in Parkinson’s disease, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Mortality in levodopa-treated Parkinson’s disease, 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Parkinson's Disease
Movement Disorders
Alzheimer's Disease
Dementias