John  Morris

John Charles Morris

Professor of Medicine, Co-Director, Comprehensive Lung Cancer Center, Associate Director, UCCI Translational Research and Director, Experimental Therapeutics

Vontz Center

1318

COM IM Hematology/Oncology Division - 0562

Vontz Center for Molecular Studies
3125 Eden Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267

Education

Medical Degree, Upstate Medical Center College of Medicine 1982

Internship, Mount Sinai Hospital 1983 (Internal Medicine)

Residency, Mount Sinai Hospital 1986 (Internal Medicine )

Fellowship, Mount Sinai Hospital 1988 (Medical Oncology)

Fellowship , Mount Sinai Hospital 1988 (Neoplastic Diseases)

Post-Doctoral Fellowship, National Institutes of Health 1999 (IPA Clinical Gene Therapy )

Bachelor's Degree, City University of New York 1978 (Biology)

UC Health Location

Barrett Center

UC Health Clinical Focus

Medical Oncology

UC Health Specialities

Internal Medicine

Medical Oncology

Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

09/11/1985

American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)

11/07/1989

Research Support

Grant: #SRS006661 Investigators:Morris, John; Oleksowicz, Leslie 01-01-2009 -12-31-2013 National Cancer Institute Southwest Oncology Group- SWOG Role:PI $195,653.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #SRS006662 Investigators:Morris, John; Oleksowicz, Leslie 01-01-2009 -06-30-2014 National Cancer Institute Southwest Oncology Group- Clinical Trials Initiative Role:PI $43,479.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #RE11-00799 Investigators:Morris, John; Rixe, Olivier 01-01-2012 -12-31-2012 Greater Cincinnati Foundation Experimental Therapeutics Program at the University of Cincinnati Cancer Institute (UCCI) Role:PI $2,476.33 Closed Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #SWOG Purchase Service Agreement \ U10 CA037429 Investigators:Morris, John 06-09-2014 -05-21-2024 National Cancer Institute SWOG Purchase Service Agreement Role:PI $42,871.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Presentations

Invited Presentations

John C. Morris, MD (07-24-2009. )Transforming growth factor-betha: A target for cancer therapy .University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH.

John C. Morris, MD (05-20-2009. )Transforming growth factor-beta: A target for cancer immunotherapy .First International Conference on Cancer Immunotherapy and Immunomonitoring, Kiev, Ukraine.

John C. Morris, MD (11-15-2008. )SynCure Cancer Research Foundation:Living with Cancer from Diagnosis to Survivor: "Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Solid Tumor Cancers" .Grand Summit Hotel, Summit, NJ.

John C. Morris, MD (09-11-2008. )Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy: Realizign the Promise, Immune Modulatory Molecules .Bethesda, MD.

John C. Morris, MD (05-27-2008. )Institut de Recherches Clinique de Montreal (IRCM), Training program in Cancer Research Workshop .Montreal, Canada.

John C. Morris, MD (12-06-2007. )Immunodiagnostics & Immunomonitoring: From Research to Clinic .Washington, DC.

John C. Morris, MD (10-19-2007. )"Receptor-directed therapy of T-cell leukemia and lymphoma" .Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC.

John C. Morris, MD (09-10-2007. )Session Chairman: Immune Mediated Diseases: From Theory to Therapy .Moscow, Russia.

Honors and Awards

2009 10- Year Federal Service Recognition Certificate

2009 Federal Technology Transfer Award

2008 Federal Technology Transfer Award

2008 NCI Best Case Series Office of Cancer Complementary and Alternative Medicine Nominal Award

2003 NCI Outstanding Mentor Award Nominee

1999 NHGRI Scientific Retreat Poster Presentation Award

1999 NIH "Bench to Bedside" Grant Award "Evaluation of an E1b 55-kD Expressing Replicating Adenovirus Expressing HSV-tk (Ad.OW34) in Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck"

1994 Solomon R. Berson Teaching Award 1st Runner-up

1992 Mount Sinai Hospital's "Physician of the Year" Award Nominee

1991 One of "The Best Physicians in New York" Listed in New York Magazine

Positions and Work Experience

11-2010 -To Present Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology Department of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

07-2006 -10-2010 Staff Clinician, Metabolism Branch Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD

06-1999 -06-2006 Investigator, Metabolism Branch Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD

07-1992 -06-1999 Assistant Professor, Division of Neoplastic Diseases Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York

07-1990 -06-1992 Assistant Professor, Department of Neoplastic Diseases, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York

07-1988 -06-1990 Clinical Instructor, Department of Neoplastic Diseases, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York

07-1988 -06-1992 Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York

11-2010 -To Present Attending Physician, University of Cincinnati Health/University Hospital/Barrett Cancer Center, Cincinnati, OH

11-1995 -10-2010 Staff Clinician, Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

07-1992 -06-1999 Assistant Attending, Division of Neoplastic Diseases, Mount Sinai Hopital, New York, New York

07-1990 -06-1992 Assistant Attending, Department of Neoplastic Diseases, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York

07-1988 -06-1992 Clinical Attending, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York

07-1988 -06-1990 Clinical Attending, Department of Neoplasstic Diseases, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York

Keywords

Hematology/Oncology, Cancer, Oncology, Head & Neck Cancer, Lung Cancer

Research and Practice Interests

Lung, translational research, Phase I and II clinical trials, experimental therapeutics, immune therapy strategies, Hematology Oncology

Contact Information

Academic - Vontz Center for Molecular Studies
3125 Eden Avenue
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-2158
Fax: 513-558-2124
john.morris2@uc.edu