Dr. Morgan Green is a Pediatric Hospitalist at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. He is a proud mentee of Dr. Nooshin Razani, the founder of the Center for Nature and Health. During his residency at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital of Oakland, he worked with Dr. Razani and specifically helped with community engagement and resident curriculum within the SHINE program; an initiative that helps to connect patients seen in clinic from all walks of life—whether that be low income patient populations, immigrants, refugees or people of color—to the vast amount of regional parks in their community.
An alumni of the 2018 Emerging Leaders Program, Morgan received his medical degree (and found his wife, Tedean Green) at Loma Linda University. He was also a member of UCSF PLUS Program which trains pediatric residency to become leaders in advancing health equity. He hopes to take the tools he learned from the Center of Nature and Health, his time in Oakland and global life experiences to better integrate the benefits of outdoor play as a core interaction between physicians and patients.