Professor Rosemary Morgan


B.Sc Hons Med Biol St Andrews 1985

BCh MB University of Wales 1989

MRCP 1992 RCP London

FRCP 2002  RCP London

Physicians as Educators 2004 (RCP London)

Masters Clinical Education 2009 University of Edghill

ALS and IMPACT Instructor


Rosemary completed a B.Sc in Med Biol and undergraduate studies at the University of St Andrews in 1985 and completed clinical studies at the University of Wales, qualifying in July 1989.

She later came to Merseyside and completed a registrar rotation in geriatric medicine and gastroenterology before moving to Manchester as Senior Registrar to complete training in geriatric and gastroenterology.

Rosemary was appointed Consultant Geriatrician with specialist interest in gastroenterology in October 1996 with a keen interest in education.

In 2001 she was appointed RCP Tutor,  and subsequently Foundation Programmed Director and Postgraduate Clinical Tutor at Wirral University Teaching Hospital until 2007.

She is currently TPD General Internal Medicine HEE NW Mersey.


ALS/IMPACT Instructor

Undergraduate-preparing for LOCAS examinations

Postgraduate PACES teaching

RCP examiner

LOCAS examiner since 1997.

Led on development  and teaching of ANPs in Geriatric Medicine

Ran both local and national study days including “How to teach”, PACES courses Updates on acute medicine for foundation trainees and Nutritional Study days.  


Primarily education.


Published work

  1. Morgan R, King D, Prajapati C, Rowe J. Views of elderly patients and their relatives on CPR. BMJ 1994;308:1677-8
  2. Morgan R Picture Quiz. Erysipelas. Student BMJ 1994;vol2:372 October
  3. Morgan R, King D, Turnbull CJ. Influenza vaccination do the aged reap the benefit  Postgrad Med J 1995;71:22-23
  4. Morgan R King D. The older driver a review.  Postgrad Med J 1995;71:525-528
  5. Morgan R. Primary Herpetic Gingivostomatitis. Student BMJ 1995;vol3:274(Aug)
  6. Morgan R, Turnbull CJ, King D. The prevalence of drivers in acute geriatric wards. The Postgrad Med J 1995;71:590-2
  7. Morgan R King D. An audit of echocardiograms in acute LVF. Postgrad Med J1995;71:738-740
  8. Morgan R, Blair A, King D. A winter survey of domestic heating in elderly patients. JR Soc Med1996;89:85-86
  9. Morgan R, King D. Influenza vaccine in the elderly a review. Postgrad Med  J 1996;72(no848):339
  10. Morgan R, Pendleton N, Clague JE, Horan MA. Older peoples perceptions about symptoms. Brit J Gen Pract 1997;47:427-430
  11.  Haigney E, Morgan R, King D, Spencer B. Breast examinations attitudes of doctors and patients. BMJ1997;315:1058-9 and Student BMJ 1997; Nov vol5:427-428)
  12.  Morgan R picture quiz.  Glandular fever. Student BMJ  Dec 1997; vol5:453
  13. Morgan R, King  D. Clinical characteristics of patients with  shingles admitted to a district general hospital. Postgrad Med J1998;74:101-103
  14.  Morgan R. “Knee Pain” a false lead. Postgrad Med J.1998;74(871):297-298 
  15.  Morgan R Picture quiz.  Skin metastases. Student BMJ 1998;vol6:192(June)
  16.  Morgan R Picture quiz.  Pressure sore. Student BMJ1998;vol6:287(Aug)
  17.  Morgan R Picture quiz.  Duodenal ulcer. Student BMJ 1998;vol6:325(Sept)
  18.  Morgan R Picture quiz.  Liver cirrhosis.  Student BMJ 1998;vol6:369 (Oct)
  19.  Morgan R, Spencer B, King D. Rectal examinations in the elderly attitudes of patients and doctors. Age and Ageing 1998;27:353-356
  20. Stevenson N, Morgan R, E abdel Rahman Abdel Wahab, Turnbull CJ. Hospital doctors assessment of baseline spirometry. Postgrad Med J 1998;74:537-540
  21. Morgan R, King D. Shingles a review. Hospital Medicine 1998;59(10):770-776
  22. Morgan R. Picture quiz Pemphigoid. Student BMJ 1998;vol6:460(Dec)
  23. Morgan R. Hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia. Student BMJ 1999;vol7:56(March)
  24. Morgan R. Picture quiz. Scurvy. Student BMJ1999;vol7:102(April). Postgrad  Med J
  25. Roberts E, Morgan R, King D. Clerkin L. Fundoscopy a forgotten art J Postgrad  Med J  1999;75:282-284
  26. Morgan R.  Picture quiz.  Keratocanthoma. Student BMJ 1999;vol7:188(June)
  27. Fook L, Morgan R, Turnbull CJ, Adekekoke A, Sharma P. The impact of hearing on communication. Postgrad Med J 2000;76(892);92-95
  28. Morgan R. Treating Hypertension. Student BMJ 2000;8:228-229
  29. Morgan R. Finding the facts a do it your self literature search. Student BMJ 2000;8:229
  30. Fook L Morgan R. Hearing impairment in the elderly a review. J Postgrad  Med 2000;76:537-541
  31. Morgan R. Best Practice Evidence based case review. Western J Med 2000;173(4):259-260
  32. Morgan R.   Picture quiz. Vasculitis. Student BMJ  2000;vol 8:407 (Nov)
  33. Morgan R.   APKD.  Student BMJ 2001;vol 9:97 (April)
  34. Morgan R. Tsang J, Harrington N, Fook L. Survey of hospital doctors attitudes and knowledge of oral conditions in older patients. Postgrad Med J 2001;77(908):392-394
  35. Morgan R. Dysphagia in a patient with hyperkeratosis. Postgrad Med J 2001;77(No 912):667
  36. Morgan R. Melanoma. Student BMJ  2001;vol 9:191
  37. Akpan A, Morgan R.   Oral Candidiasis a review. Postgrad Med J 2002;78:455-459
  38. Morgan R and  Westmoreland C.  A Survey of Junior Hospital Doctors Attitudes to cardio-pulmonary resuscitation. Postgrad Med J 2002;vol 78(No 921):413-415
  39.  Morgan R.  Larval therapy foot ulcer.  Student BMJ 2002;vol 10:271
  40. Morgan R. Major recurrent aphthous stomatitis.  Student BMJ March  2002
  41. Morgan R.  Meningioma.   Student BMJ vol 11 May 2003
  42. Morgan R. Cerebral abscess.  Student BMJ  vol 11 May 2003
  43. Akpan A Morgan R. Oral health in older people Geriatric Medicine 2003
  44. Morgan R .Student BMJ   Pseudomembranous colitis  2004
  45. Morgan R.  Doxazosin  in the sigmoid colon.  Lancet 2004; 364:1172
  46. Menzes BF and Morgan R Attitudes of doctors in training to cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Clin Med 2008;8:149-51
  47. Menzes BF Azad M Morgan R Castelmans Disease J Med Case Reports 2007 1:78  (Sept 2007)



Masterclass Clinical Skills.RCP  Elderly Medicine Section – Co-author – Pub 2009


Letters published

Post-mortem examinations are the final audit. BMJ 1995:310:870

Urban hypothermia. Many elderly people cannot keep warm in winter without financial hardship. BMJ 1996;312:124

Discussing CPR with patients and relatives. Postgrad Med J 1996(Feb)

Giving influenza vaccination to all elderly people would raise ethical issues. BMJ 1997;314:373

Providing ineffective treatment is futile. BMJ 1998;316:1166

Can combined defects be diagnosed on spirometry alone?   Postgrad Med J.1999;75:317



BGS April 1994 Morgan R et al.  Views of elderly people patients and their relatives on CPR. Age and Ageing.  1994;123(2):p3

BGS October 1994 Morgan R et al.  Influenza vaccination a fair deal for the aged?  Age and Ageing 1994;23(4):27

BGS October 1995 Morgan R et al.  Driving in the elderly a Hospital audit.  Age and Ageing 1996;25(1):40

BGS October 1995 Morgan R et al. The adverse effect of VAT on domestic heating in elderly patients. Age and Ageing : 1996;25(1):46

BGS April 1996 Morgan R et al.   Rectal examinations in the elderly attitudes of patients and doctors. Age and Ageing 1996;25(2):16

BGS April 1996 Morgan R et al.   Do older people recognise symptoms of disease? Age and Ageing 1996;25(2):17

BGS October 1997 Haigney E, Morgan R et al.   Breast examinations in older women attitudes of patients and doctors. Age and Ageing 1997;27(1):31

BGS October 1998 Roberts E Morgan R et al.   Fundoscopy a forgotten art.  Age and Ageing 1998;

BGS October 1998 Gow DP, Morgan R, Carroll N.   Assessment of hip fractures management in 4 Merseyside Hospitals. Age and Ageing 1998

BGS Spring 2002  Westmoreland C, Morgan R.  A survey of junior doctors attitudes to CPR.  Age and Ageing 2002; vol31(suppl 2):44

BGS Spring 2004  Aherne E  Morgan R. Scabies management in Nursing Homes

National Foundation Programme  2010 Abstract Induction programme F2 – a pilot F” Induction Programme

BSG Spring 2011 Junior Dr’s knowledge and attitudes towards the management of delirium in older hospitalised patients O Kintade, A Bestwisk and R.Morgan