Lawrence Morris, M.D.

Lawrence E. Morris, M.D., is a board certified oncologist. He is Medical Director of both the Northside Hospital Leukemia Program and Northside Hospital Inpatient BMT Unit, and Apheresis Collection Facility Co-Director of Atlanta Blood Services. Dr. Morris is also a Northside Hospital Blood and Marrow Transplant and Leukemia Program physician. In 2016 – 2022, Dr. Morris was recognized as among Atlanta’s Top Doctors in his specialty by Castle Connolly.


  • B.S. in Genetics, The University of Georgia
  • M.D., The Medical College of Georgia
  • Intern, Resident, and Chief Medical Resident, Department of Medicine, The Medical College of Georgia
  • Fellowship in oncology/bone marrow transplantation, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)

  • FACT Inspector- national organization that inspects and accredits bone marrow transplant programs nationally

Society Memberships

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
  • Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy: Clinical Inspector

Past Academic Faculty Appointments

  • Emory University-Assistant Professor of Medicine, Bone Marrow Transplant Program


  • Authored and co-authored over 125 research articles and abstracts in peer-reviewed journals; Blood, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Bone Marrow Transplantation

Dr. Morris’ clinical research interests include the development of innovative therapies for leukemia and malignant blood disorders.