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World Diabetes Day - Research uncovering link between gut health and pregnancy outcomes World Diabetes Day - Research uncovering link between gut health and pregnancy outcomes

As part of World Diabetes Day, an Australian Diabetes Society’s (ADS) research grant recipient discusses her work in diabetes and pregnancy.

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Tags: Dr Helen Barrett, Mater, World Diabetes Day

Dr Gardener nominated for Queensland Australian of the Year Dr Gardener nominated for Queensland Australian of the Year

Dr Glenn Gardener, Director of Maternal Fetal Medicine at Mater Mothers’ Hospital, has been announced as a nominee for 2018 Queensland Australian of the Year.

Wednesday, 8 November 2017

Tags: Dr Glenn Gardener, Mater Mothers' Hospitals, Maternal, spina bifida

Betty McGrath Fellowship recipient’s announced for 2017 Betty McGrath Fellowship recipient’s announced for 2017

Earlier this year Mater clinicians and health professionals were invited to apply for the Betty McGrath Fellowship scheme. The Fellowship enables practising Mater clinicians or other health professionals to increase their research activity by providing salary support to back-fill their positions.
 

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Tags: Betty McGrath Fellowship 2017, Mater Research

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Miranda's story Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Miranda's story

“I’m 35 and my mum has a history of breast cancer so I’ve always been aware of my breasts. I found the lump about six weeks ago…. and two weeks later I had a mastectomy.”

Monday, 23 October 2017

Tags: Breast Cancer, Mater Cancer Care Centre

QDEC accredited as Tertiary Care Diabetes Service QDEC accredited as Tertiary Care Diabetes Service

Queensland Diabetes & Endocrine Centre (QDEC) has been accredited as a National Association of Diabetes Centre Tertiary Care Diabetes Service.

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Tags: Awards, Diabetes, diabetes management

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