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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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Two female researchers in Queensland have been awarded strategic grants as a step forward in closing the research and academic gender gap.
The world’s leading minds on ocular melanoma say more must be done to help the 50 per cent of patients who die from melanoma of the eye in Australia.
Mater Hospital Brisbane has opened a High Risk Foot Service Clinic for diabetic patients with lower limb issues, coordinating vascular, orthopaedic, endocrine ...
Meet Dr Jesse Collyer. Here outside Mater’s Duncombe Building, he’s almost come full circle.
Mater Private Hospital Springfield is bucking the traditional hospital model of treating illness, partnering with the community to focus on preventative health.
A pilot program for children from refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds is teaching families about healthy eating.
Traditionally, Lent is a season when Christians prepare for the celebration of Easter. In our busy world, Lent provides us with an opportunity for reflection and renewal.
A Queensland trial will evaluate the benefits of medicinal cannabis for symptom relief in cancer patients receiving palliative care.
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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