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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Former professional athlete and Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane mum Kym Coogan has competed at an elite level of triathlon competition for more than 10 years but a ...
Cognitive Neurologist Professor Peter Nestor has been appointed to the position of Clinical Program Leader of the Neurosciences and Cognitive Health Program at Mater.
Simulation is a valuable tool used to educate and train health professionals. Where simulation involves models that are intended to replicate clinical or technical ...
Mater congratulates the four Mater People recognised in this year’s Australia Day Honours list.
Shadow Attorney General Mark Dreyfus recently visited Mater Young Adult Health Centre Brisbane to find out more about the Health Advisory Legal Clinic, an innovative ...
Professor Vicki Flenady and her team at the Stillbirth Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) at Mater Research Institute – University of Queensland were awarded the UQ ...
Late last year, Dr Ryan Frazer, Director of Clinical Training and Olivia Paton, Medical Education and Workforce Manager presented at the 2018 Australian and New ...
Mater has an increasing culturally and linguistically diverse patient cohort and provides approximately 18 000 occasions of interpreting service each year for ...
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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