Craig Morriss, MD $$

Pediatric Neuroradiologist

Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (1990)
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (1991), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (1995), Radiology, General
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Psychiatry (1997), Neuroradiology
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1996), Pediatric Neuroradiology
Board Certification
American Board of Radiology/Neuroradiology


    • Research Interests

      • Demyelinating diseases such as multiple sclerosis
      • Brain injury following extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)
      • Birth-related hypoxic-ischemic brain injuries
    • Publications

      • Tau Is Elevated in Pediatric Patients on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. Lee AE, Pandiyan P, Liu MM, Williams MA, Everett AD, Mueller GP, Morriss MC, Raman L, Carlson D, Gatson JW. ASAIO J. 2020 Jan;66(1):91-96. doi: 0.1097/MAT.0000000000000923. PMID: 30507848
      • Impairment of cerebral autoregulation in pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation associated with neuroimaging abnormalities. Tian F, Morriss MC, Chalak L, Venkataraman R, Ahn C, Liu H, Raman L. Neurophotonics. 2017  ct;4(4):041410. doi: 10.1117/1.NPh.4.4.041410. Epub 2017 Aug 19. PMID: 28840161
    • Professional Activities

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

      • Southwestern Medical Foundation 1986, R.L. Taylor Scholarship, Southwestern Medical School, Dallas
      • American Roentgen Ray Society 1995, 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
      • The Society for Pediatric Radiology 1997, Certificate of Merit Award for a Scientific Paper, Comprehensive Mapping of Normal Developmental Changes in Brain Water Diffusion, St. Louis, MO
      • American Society of Neuroradiology 1997, The Derek Harwood-Nash Award for Best Pediatric Neuroradiology Paper
      • Radiological Society of North America 2004, Certificate of Merit, Scientific Poster Presentation, "Lumps and Bumps on the Head in Childhood: a Diagnostic Dilemma," Chicago, Illinois

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