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Tanaya Claver-Malaschevsky was a teenager when she lost a special member of her family in tragic circumstances. Her cousin Aaron was living on the streets and ...
We continue National Science Week by celebrating more extraordinary women who are pushing the boundaries in science, research and medicine.
National Science Week runs from the 14 – 22 August in Australia and is an annual celebration of science and technology in this country.
Mater Research is now taking applications for the Betty McGrath Seeding Grants in conjunction with Mater Health, Mater Education and supported by the Mater Foundation.
Dr Sahar Keshvari has been awarded the 2021Liver Foundation Professor Pauline Hall Fellowship to fund her potentially life-saving research into liver transplantation.
New Mater Research shows giving very premature babies the chance to taste and smell their milk during tube feeding, may help their brain growth.
This year National Stroke Week runs 2 – 8 August and is aimed at raising awareness of stroke and the warning signs associated with it while promoting the important ...
Springfield retiree Walter Tweedie has recently completed his 100th chemotherapy session, but the 74-year old grandfather still manages to see the bright side of life.
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 2018/19 Mater Annual Review
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