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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 researcher Professor Geoff Faulkner and his lab have published a paper that explores the development of resistance to chemotherapy in ovarian cancer. Each year ...
Senior Contracted Registered Nurse for the Australian Defence Force Bronwyn Hastie has a renewed passion for nursing since upgrading her phlebotomy skills through ...
Mater Education’s simulation technical team recently won a People’s Choice Award for their presentation at SimGHOSTS 2018—a conference highlighting the use of ...
Prof Peter Nestor was recently appointed Conjoint Professor of Neuroscience between The University of Queensland and Mater and has started his appointment by ...
Recent graduate of Mater Education’s Diploma of Nursing Harrison Schulz is set to commence his nursing career at Mater Private Hospital Brisbane this month, helping ...
As part of Mater’s celebrations of Refugee Week, we chatted to My-Linh Do, who reflected on her own experience as a refugee and how it informs her work as a Mater ...
In this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours list, Professor Mark Smithers was made a Member in the General Division (AM) of the Order of Australia.
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