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September 2014

Mater Children’s Hospital patients investigate food sources for diabetes research Mater Children’s Hospital patients investigate food sources for diabetes research

Mater Children’s Hospital patients undertook diabetes research with some creative science fun thanks to Mater researchers and Big Bang Education.

Thursday, 25 September 2014

Tags: children, diabetes, Joesphine Forbes, Mater Children's Hospital, Mater Research, science

Mater staff recognised during Mercy Week Mater staff recognised during Mercy Week

Mater staff have been recognised for living the Mater values and greatly contributing to exceptional care at this year’s Mercy Awards ceremony today. 

Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Mater Mums help win award for Maternity and Baby Care Products! Mater Mums help win award for Maternity and Baby Care Products!

Mums just like you have helped us win another award for our midwife-endorsed Mater Mothers’ Hospitals maternity and baby care product range—we won the award for Consumer Insight at the Australian Marketing Institute awards.

Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Tags: AMI, Baby, co-creators, Marketing, Mater Mothers, Mothers, nappies, products

Win a $1.7 million dollar Mater Prize Home lifestyle and help Mater’s smallest patients Win a $1.7 million dollar Mater Prize Home lifestyle and help Mater’s smallest patients

Join SEA FM Sunshine Coast Breakfast show announcers for a family fun day on Saturday 20 September broadcasting live from 10 am-1 pm at the latest Mater Prize Home on Bribie Island.

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Tags: Bribie Island, Mater Children's Hospital, Mater family fun day, Mater Lotteries, Mater Mothers' Hospital, Mater Prize Home, Sea FM, Sunshine Coast radio

Gaming App improves health of cystic fibrosis patients Gaming App improves health of cystic fibrosis patients

Mater Children’s Hospital and the University of Queensland have partnered to help cystic fibrosis patients manage their illness via a medical device in the form of a mobile gaming app.

Friday, 12 September 2014

Tags: Cystic Fibrosis, Golden Casket, Mater Children's Hospital, Mater Little Miracles, University of Queensland, UQ

Whitty Building project given green light by council Whitty Building project given green light by council

Brisbane City Council has approved the Development Application for the Whitty Building Redevelopment Project which will see the heritage-listed building transformed into an educational health precinct. 

Friday, 12 September 2014

Queensland Rugby Union pay last visit to Mater Children’s Hospital Queensland Rugby Union pay last visit to Mater Children’s Hospital

Queensland Rugby Union players will made a last visit to Mater Children’s Hospital before it transitions to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital at the end of 2014.

Monday, 1 September 2014

Tags: Mater Children's Hospital, Qld Reds, Rugby

Cultural diversity celebrated at Mater Cultural diversity celebrated at Mater

Ovarian cancer patient Yinguang Zhang was apprehensive moving to Brisbane from her homeland of China but it’s the care and support she received from Mater staff that made the transition a lot easier.

Monday, 1 September 2014