Prof Jan Dickinson

Prof Jan Dickinson

Subspecialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine
30 Years

Prof Jan Dickinson is an obstetrician and sub-specialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine.

Jan completed her medical training at The University of Western Australia and specialist training in obstetrics and gynaecology at King Edward Memorial Hospital in Perth. Prof Dickinson trained in the subspecialty of Maternal Fetal Medicine at The University of Texas in Houston before returning to Perth where she completed a specialist degree in obstetric and gynaecologic ultrasound. She was awarded an MD by original research from The University of Western Australia.

Jan is a Professor in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Maternal Fetal Medicine) at the School of Women’s and Infants’ Health, The University of Western Australia. She is the Head of the Maternal Fetal Medicine Service and the Ultrasound Department at King Edward Memorial Hospital. Jan has an active research interest in prenatal diagnosis and ultrasound, having published over 170 manuscripts and book chapters.

Jan has particular clinical expertise and interest in complex multiple pregnancies, fetal ultrasound and perinatal loss.

Western Ultrasound for Women would like to congratulate Prof Jan Dickinson for her 2021 Australia Day Honours list as a Member (AM) in the General Division of the Order of Australia for services to medical education and Maternal Fetal Medicine.

Jan Dickinson worked with Western Ultrasound for Women between 2017 and 2020.

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