Leadership & Policy

Ray Morrison, DO

Speaker, AOA House of Delegates

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​Ray L. Morrison, DO
Speaker of the AOA House of Delegates

Ray L. Morrison, DO, of Monroe, Louisiana, is an AOA board-certified surgeon and fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons. He has joined the faculty of the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) as the Founding Dean of the Louisiana Campus, and serves as the Vice-President of Advancement.

Before joining VCOM, he served as the Associate Dean of Clinical Medicine at Liberty College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) and has served as an assistant professor of surgery in the department of rural and family practice at the University of North Texas Health Science Center – Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Worth (UNTHSC/TCOM).

In addition to his role as Speaker, Dr. Morrison has served the AOA in multiple capacities, including member of the Bureau of State Government Affairs, Constitution and Bylaws Committee, and the Committee on Governance and Organizational Structure. He previously  served for four years as Speaker and 10 years as Vice-Speaker of the Texas Osteopathic Medical Association’s House of Delegates.

Upon earning his osteopathic medical degree from UNTHSC/TCOM, Dr. Morrison completed a rotating internship at the former Northeast Community Hospital in Bedford, Texas, followed by a residency training at the former Fort Worth Osteopathic Medical Center in Fort Worth, Texas; the former Dallas/Fort Worth Medical Center in Grand Prairie, Texas; and at Springfield Hospital in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, where he served as chief resident.

Dr. Morrison and his wife, Pam, have three grown sons, a grandson and a granddaughter.

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