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’s Parent Aide Unit has celebrated 40 years of caring for more than 1000 families through practical and compassionate volunteer support.
Mater Research CEO Professor Maher Gandhi has been appointed to a new National Blood Cancer Taskforce to deliver Australia’s first National Strategic Action Plan for ...
Mater’s Acute Stroke Enrichment Project team has developed a system to increase stroke survivor’s therapy outside of normal hours and improve brain recovery.
Mater researcher Professor Vicki Clifton and Mater Centre for Neuroscience’s Dr Lisa Gillinder have been recognised for their achievements at the 22nd annual Women in ...
Mater Research CEO and MRI-UQ Director Professor Maher Gandhi and his team report that immune-infiltration is a promising tool to improve outcomes for patients with ...
From its humble beginnings in 1919, Mater Pathology was Queensland’s first hospital laboratory and established by Sister Mary Chanel, the Matron of the public hospital.
Mater Research Professor Josephine Forbes has been awarded a research grant from the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) in partnership with Yale University ...
Mater Mothers’ Private Brisbane now provides extra special options for mums birthing at Mater including a luxury stay at Emporium Hotel South Bank.
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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