Dee Morris, Professor of Allied Health & Coordinator, Allied Health Prog
Dr. Morris serves as Coordinator of the allied health major in the Department of Kinesiology and Allied Health, and teaches in the Allied Health program. A licensed physician assistant, her responsibilities include part-time clinical practice, teaching and mentoring students aspiring to careers as PAs, and coaching the University’s women’s tennis team. Dr. Morris is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Ohio Association of Physician Assistants, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association, and the U.S, Tennis Association.
Education and Credentials
- Ph.D. in Physical Education, Indiana University
- M.S., Indiana University
- B.S., Geneva College
- Diploma in Physician Assistant Studies, Kettering College
- Board-Certified Physician Assistant, National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
- Licensed to practice and prescribe as a Physician Assistant by the State Medical Board of Ohio
- Favorite places to visit: the Canadian Rockies and Walt Disney World
- Hobbies: Hiking, reading (mysteries and historical fiction), playing with her black lab “Pete”
- Unusual Facts: Narrowly missed (by 2 pts.) qualifying for the 1960 Summer Olympics in marksmanship; held national marksmanship records; has completed two marathons (yes, the 26.2 miles)
- Why Cedarville: I am thrilled to have the privilege of being part of a University that has maintained its intentional, evangelical stance as a Christ-centered institution. I’ve had the opportunity to be involved in both academics and athletics at the University, and know that the commitment permeates both areas.
- Healthcare of Older Adults
- Roles of the Mid-Level Practitioner in Improvement of Healthcare Access
- Value of Physical Exercise to the Older Adult