We are an iconic provider of hospital-based healthcare, striving to deliver an exceptional standard of care
We comprise several hospitals, health centres, a nationally accredited education provider and a world-class research institute
We are a nationally accredited, hospital-based Registered Training Organisation - the only one of its kind in Queensland
We are part of a collaborative research institute with The University of Queensland and founding partner of the Translational Research Institute
AM MBBS FRACS, GAICD
Dr Hirst has had a distinguished career in a wide variety of medical roles since completing his urological training in Australia, the United Kingdom and Canada in 1975. He was a transplant surgeon at the Princess Alexandra Hospital for almost 15 years and in urological practice as a Visiting Medical Officer at Mater as well as in private practice until 2004.
His administrative and other non-clinical roles have included:
He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Geof currently chairs the Digital Health Committee and the Clinical Safety and Excellence Committee at Mater and sits on the Finance Committee as well as the Human Resources, Culture and Nominations Committee.
Mater Board has seven sub-committees that meet regularly throughout the year to guide direction across key strategic areas of Mater's business. The sub-committees make recommendations for action to the Mater Misericordiae Limited Board, which retains collective responsibility for decision making.