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
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Mater welcomed members of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities to the South Brisbane campus to explore new partnerships.
Two female researchers in Queensland have been awarded strategic grants as a step forward in closing the research and academic gender gap.
Lent commences on Ash Wednesday (6 March 2019) and covers a period of approximately six weeks, ending on Holy Thursday night (18 April 2019).
A record number of 13 500 people who turned out at the RACQ International Women’s Day Fun Run on Sunday 3 March have helped Mater Chicks in Pink in their goal to ...
The International Diabetes Federation 2019 Congress has selected Mater’s Professor David McIntyre to provide the prestigious ‘Stream Award Lecture’ at this year’s ...
Sunday 3 March marked the 28th RACQ International Women’s Day Fun Run. Joining the 13 000 strong sea of pink who hit the streets of Brisbane was Mater Education’s ...
The Chair of Mater Group, Mr Terry Crawford is delighted to announce Susan Rix’s appointment to the position of Deputy Chair.
Today marks 200 years since the birth of Mother Vincent Whitty–the Leader of the Sisters of Mercy who arrived in Brisbane in 1861 to establish the Brisbane Congregation.
For our staff and volunteers, Mater is more than a place of work; it’s a place where we all can make a lasting impression on patients’ lives. Whether that’s providing a patient quality medical advice or offering them reassurance and comfort while they undergo treatment, Mater People are there for our patients and families in a myriad of ways.
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We are our Mission. Mater exists to respond to unmet community need; to provide compassionate care to those who need it most. We see this care—our Mission in action—every day. Sometimes, it’s uplifting. Sometimes, it’s heartbreaking. Sometimes, it’s humbling. It is genuine kindness, offered compassionately without expectation. It is who we are. View 2017/18 Mater Annual Review
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