Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri School of Medicine


Family Medicine

  • University of Missouri School of Medicine GME

Post Graduate School

Master of Science in Public Health, University of Missouri


American Board of Family Medicine


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Academic Information

Medical Education Director of MU-Area Health Education Centers
Associate Program Director of Family and Community Medicine Residency
Professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine
William C. Allen, MD, Professor in Family and Community Medicine


  • Vaccine Safety.
    Primary Care - Clinics in Office Practice. 2020;47(3):431-441.
    Morris L, Swofford S.
  • In pregnant women with diabetes mellitus, is metformin as effective as insulin in preventing neonatal hypoglycemia?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2019;22(4):14.
    Todd M, Buffaloe L, Morris L.
  • Thickened feedings for infants with gastroesophageal reflux.
    American Family Physician. 2019;100(7):437.
    Finck A, Morris L.
  • An unexpected cause of abdomial pain in pregnancy: A case report.
    Missouri Family Physician. 2019;38(2):24-26.
    Beliles C, Morris L.
  • HPV vaccination and the family doctor: our words have meaning.
    Missouri Family Physician. 2018;37(4):16-18.
    Morris L.
  • Effective method to obtain urine from infants.
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2018;21(2):4.
    Morris LE.
  • Is levetiracetam superior to phenytoin in treating status epilepticus?
    Evidence -Based Pract. 2018;21(3):E5.
    Sievert V, Wells J, Morris L.
  • PURLs: An easy approach to obtaining clean-catch urine from infants.
    Journal of Family Practice. 2018;67(3):166-169.
    Morris LE.
  • What pharmacologic and office-based interventions are effective for smokeless tobacco cessation?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2018;21(8):15-16.
    Gooch C, Morris L
  • How effective is continuous glucose monitoring in patients with type1 diabetes?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2017;20(8):E2.
    Turner AD, Reust CE, Morris LE.
  • Is methotrexate effective in maintaining remission in Crohn’s disease?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2017;20(11):12.
    Saucier K, Morris LE.
  • Is cytisine effective for smoking cessation?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2016;19(5):15.
    Kirchhoff S, Morris LE.
  • Parenting during residency: providing support for Dr Mom and Dr Dad.
    Family Medicine. 2016;48(2):140-144.
    Morris LE, Cronk NJ, Washington KT.
  • Response to “Parenting During Residency.”Family Medicine. 2016;48(6):488-489.
    Morris LE, Cronk NJ, Washington KT.
  • Algorithm: Depression.
    University of Missouri Health Care – Department of Family and Community Medicine; 2015.
    Billington JD, Morris LE, UMHC FCM Clinical Policies/Evidence-Based Practice Committee.
  • Does recreational running increase the risk of OA of the knee?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2015;18(2):11-12.
    Allmon AL, Cronk NJ, Morris L.
  • Should patients with asthma be routinely screened for depression?
    Evidence-Based Practice. 2015;18(5):E-1-E-2.
    Ogden JM, Morris L.