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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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A team of clinician-based Mater Researchers are leading the way launching a new Australian-first innovative model of care for pregnant women with diabetes.
A Queensland teenager who was given little chance of survival after being born nearly four months early has defied the odds to compete in the Special Olympic World ...
We are delighted to announce that Mater Researcher, Jen Stables, a final year PhD student in the Macrophage Biology Research Group was a finalist in both the Judges ...
More children are getting Type 1 diabetes and Mater Researcher Professor Jo Forbes is working to find out, “why?”
Up to 1,000 people from refugee and migrant backgrounds will benefit from improved access to healthcare services thanks to a new initiative from Mater in partnership ...
A Mater clinic dedicated to pregnant women with small babies is helping to prevent stillbirth and other newborn complications.
A team of Queensland researchers at Mater Mothers’ Hospital Brisbane are trialling a new Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) vaccine that could deliver single dose ...
Having lost an Elder a year ago, Diploma of Nursing graduate, Mater Private Hospital Townsville Enrolled Nurse, and Kalkadoon, Tjapukai and Bwgcolman woman Josephine ...
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.
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