James is a Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist who has been practicing in Geelong since 1987. Graduating with Honours from Monash University in 1977, James undertook his postgraduate specialist training at The Royal Women’s Hospital in Melbourne and The Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital in the United Kingdom, before returning to Australia to be the Senior Registrar at the Royal Women’s Hospital. James is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and a Member of the Royal College of O&G in the United Kingdom. James is also a member of the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society, the Australian Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology, and the Australian Medical Association. James is involved in undergraduate, postgraduate and hospital education. James and his wife live in Geelong and he has five children.