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August 2014

Are you a Proud Mater Dad? Are you a Proud Mater Dad?

Father's Day is special for Mater Mothers; a chance to celebrate the unique connection between blokes and their babies.

Thursday, 28 August 2014

Mater Researchers part of Australia’s first Wikibomb

Four female Mater researchers can now be found on Wikipedia following Australia’s first Wikibomb—an initiative of the Australian Academy of Science to boost the number of Australian Women in Science on Wikipedia.

Thursday, 28 August 2014

Mater achieves first in sleep service accreditation Mater achieves first in sleep service accreditation

Mater Children’s Hospital is the first paediatric health service in Australia to be awarded a certificate for accreditation for its Sleep Service by the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) and Australian Sleep Association (ASA).

Friday, 22 August 2014

Mater Education formalises partnership with Center for Medical Simulation Mater Education formalises partnership with Center for Medical Simulation

Mater Education and the internationally renowned Center for Medical Simulation in Boston, USA have officially formalised an Affiliate partnership with the signing of an agreement on 14 August.

Friday, 15 August 2014

Tags: Mater, Mater Education

Researchers mentor All Hallows’ and Somerville students Researchers mentor All Hallows’ and Somerville students

Continuing on the Sisters of Mercy’s interest in fostering the next generation of medical research, Mater Research invited students from All Hallows’ School and Somerville House to undertake short projects with Mater’s leading research teams.

Monday, 11 August 2014

Tags: Mater Research

Mater helps Dusty to beat homelessness Mater helps Dusty to beat homelessness

Nathaniel ‘Dusty’ West has experienced profound hardship throughout his 49 years, but with healthcare from Mater and social support services, he has managed to overcome years of homelessness.

Friday, 8 August 2014

Tags: Homeless Persons' Week, homelessness, Mission

Share your Mater Children’s Hospital story with us Share your Mater Children’s Hospital story with us

To celebrate the contributions of Mater Children’s Hospital to the community, we invite you to share your stories, memories and thoughts with us.

Monday, 4 August 2014

Tags: Children's, farewell, Hospital, Mater, Mater Children's Hospital

Mater Mothers’ Hospitals celebrates World Breastfeeding Week Mater Mothers’ Hospitals celebrates World Breastfeeding Week

Mater Mothers’ Hospital is celebrating World Breastfeeding Week (1 to 7 August) with a live web chat to promote the benefits of breastfeeding and Mater’s Breastfeeding Support Centre.

Friday, 1 August 2014