Dr. Morgan was raised in Atlanta, GA and received her undergraduate degree with distinction from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA in 1994. She underwent her medical education at Emory University in Atlanta, graduating summa cum laude in 1998. She went on to complete her general surgical training at Emory. Dr. Morgan joined the faculty at the Medical University of South Carolina as Assistant Professor of Surgery in 2003, and became Associate Professor in 2009. She is associate residency program director, associate director of the simulation center, and medical director of the islet transplant program.
Dr. Morgan is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery, a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Hepatopancreatobiliary Association, Southeastern Surgical Associaton, and the Society of American Gastroinestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. Her special surgical interests include hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery, advanced laparoscopic surgery, and innovation.