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Kinshasa Morton, MD
Assistant Professor

Email: curtiski@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Dr. Kinshasa Morton is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health at Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He joined the faculty in 2007 after completing both family medicine residency and the primary care sports medicine fellowship at UMDNJ-RWJ Family Medicine Residency/Fellowship programs. He holds a certificate of added qualifications for practicing primary care sports medicine in addition to his family medicine board certification. Since joining faculty he has helped to transform the sports medicine education for the residents and medical students. He helps organize sports medicine electives for residents and students as well. In addition to this, he is a regular preceptor for the residents for both outpatient and inpatient family medicine at our Family Medicine at Monument Square office and at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Clinically, Dr. Morton practices family medicine and specializes in primary care sports medicine. He is also a school physician and team physician for 4 local high schools.

EDUCATION

  • Sports Medicine Fellowship - UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY OF NJ
    Department of Family Medicine – Fellowships
    July 2006 – July 2007
  • Residency - UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY OF NJ
    Department of Family Medicine
    July 2003 – July 2006
  • M.D. - HOWARD UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, Wash, D.C
    August 1999 – May 2003
  • B.S. - LEHIGH UNIVERSITY, Bethlehem, PA
    August 1995 – May 1999

ACADEMIC HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 2011 Faculty Teaching Award, UMDNJ-RWJMS Family Medicine Residency Program
  • Frank C. Snope Award For Excellence In Family Medicine, UMDNJ (2005)

PUBLICATIONS

Morton, K.Headache in the Athlete”, Chapter 33, Netter’s Sports Medicine. Saunders, Elsevier, 2010

Morton, K, Womack, JP. “Quadriceps Contusion”, in Bracker (ed.) 5-Minute Sports Medicine Clinical Consult (2nd ed.). Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2011.