Key Facts – Dr Nicklin, Gynae Oncologist Brisbane

Dr Jim Nicklin – Gynae Oncologist Brisbane


MBBS, 1984 University of Queensland

Diploma RACOG, 1987 – Awarded Margaret’s Hospital Medal for highest pass in Australia

MRACOG part 1, 1988

MRCOG part 1, 1988

MRACOG part 2, 1992

ECFMG, 1992

FRACOG, 1994

CGO (Certificate of Gynaecologic Oncology) September, 1995

Medical Society Memberships

  1. Royal Australian and NZ College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG)
  1. Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (RCOG) – GMC Overseas Register
  1. Australian Society of Gynaecologic Oncologists (ASGO)
  1. International Gynecological Cancer Society (IGCS)
  1. Australian Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP)
  1. Australian Gynaecologic Endoscopy Society (AGES)
  1. Australian Medical Association (AMA)
  1. Avant Insurance
  1. Medico-Legal Society of Queensland (Life Member)

Special Interests

  1. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
  2. Quality of Life Aspects of Gynaecologic Oncology
  3. Teaching
  4. Laparoscopic Surgery
  5. Medical Aid work – Fiji

Teaching Experience

  1. Medical student, post-graduate and paramedical teaching from Jan, 1987 to June, 1994.
  2. Formally rostered medical student tuition as part of the Ohio State College of Medicine course in Obstetrics and Gynaecology – July 1994 – October, 1995
  3. Involved in T.V. production continuing education program on Familial Ovarian Cancer for Primary Care Physicians May, 1995 (Ohio State University)
  4. December, 1995 – present: Medical Student teaching, plus extensive involvement in MRANZCOG registrar and CGO Fellowship teaching.
  5. Problem Based Learning (PBL) Certified
  6. Designed and conducted Gynaecology and Pelvis component of Advanced Surgical Anatomy Course, University of Qld from 2012 – present.
  7. Certificate of Gynaecologic Oncology (CGO) examiner 2000 – 2015

Journal Referee

  1. The International Journal of Gynaecological Cancer
  2. Gynaecologic Oncology (Editorial Board Member 2007)
  3. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  4. Annals of Surgical Oncology
  5.     International Urogynecology Journal
  6. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Medical Aide Work

Fiji 2012 – present

Fundraising and collection of surgical instruments and annual intensive week of aide work in gynaecologic oncology at Lautoka Hospital and Colonial War Memorial Hospital, Suva, Fiji under the auspices of Health Specialists Limited aide programme, Auckland, New Zealand.  This is an integrated programme that includes:

  1. Clinics
  2. Teaching
  3. Surgery
  4. Telephone consultation service

To date over $30 000 worth of equipment collected and delivered to hospitals.