William Morris is a transformative leader in education and the medical professions. He served as president of the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM) from 2005 to 2007.
As president of AOMA, 2005–2015, he led the institution through regional accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the acquisition of its own campus, and the creation of the DAOM program. Prior to beginning his tenure at AOMA, Dr. Morris developed and achieved accreditation for two doctoral programs in acupuncture and Oriental medicine (DAOM). While serving as consultant to the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, he organized two Institutional Review Boards to support research in acupuncture and Chinese medicine, one at Emperor's College and the other at AOMA.