Dr. Morita obtained his medical degree with honors from the University of Buenos Aires School of Medicine in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He finished a three-year residency in pediatrics at Buenos Aires British Hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 1996, he came to the United States and continued his training in pediatrics at Miami Children's Hospital in Miami, Florida.
Dr. Morita was then a resident in neurology at the University of Cincinnati, and later a fellow in child neurology at Cincinnati Children's. He completed fellowship training in clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy, and epilepsy clinical neuropharmacology, both at Cincinnati Children's.
After his fellowships, Dr. Morita opened a child neurology private practice in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and in 2005 returned and joined the faculty at Cincinnati Children's within the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
Dr. Morita's interests currently include the objective assessment of antiepileptic drug side effects, pharmacogenetics of antiepileptic drugs, and individualization of drug therapy.