Dr James Morton
AM, MBBS, BSc(Med), FRACP, FRCPA, GAICDVisit specialist website
Areas of Interest
- Multiple myeloma
- Stem cell transplantation
- Clinical apheresis
St Vincent’s Private Hospital Toowoomba, QLD
Dr James Morton is a Queensland-born haematologist with extensive experience in the treatment of leukaemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, stem cell transplantation and clinical apheresis.Dr James Morton is a Queensland-born haematologist with extensive experience both nationally and internationally. He has particular interests in leukaemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, stem cell transplantation and clinical apheresis.
After graduating from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, James completed his specialist training in clinical haematology and stem cell transplantation in Brisbane, before choosing to train further in the USA. In 1996, he was the International Fellow at the Fred Hutchins Cancer Centre in Seattle. Returning to Brisbane in 1997, he commenced his private practice at ICON Cancer Centre.
Outside his medical practice, James has sat on the board of the Leukaemia Foundation of Queensland, and founded the AEIOU Foundation aimed at providing early intervention and support to families and children with autism-spectrum disorders. In 2015, he was awarded Australia Day Honours for his work at the foundation.