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Mater Research planning for largest cohort study in Queensland Mater Research planning for largest cohort study in Queensland

Mater Research is planning the largest group cohort study in the state since the 1980s, aiming to follow 10 000 Queensland families over three decades, in collaboration with Queensland universities and hospitals.

Thursday, 9 August 2018

Tags: clinical research, Mater Research, Queensland Family Cohort, research

Shifting Health Shifting Health

Mater Health CEO Sean Hubbard shares how Mater is focusing its future on shifting health from illness towards wellness. 

Thursday, 9 August 2018

Tags: community, Health and Wellness, Mater Cancer Care Centre, Mater Health, Mater Private Hospital Springfield, Scalp Cooler, Sean Hubbard, strategy

Dr Peter Steer announced as new Mater Group Chief Executive Officer Dr Peter Steer announced as new Mater Group Chief Executive Officer

Chairman of the Board at Mater Group, Mr Brian Flannery announced this week that Dr Peter Steer has accepted an appointment to the position of Mater Group Chief Executive Officer.

Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Tags: CEO, Dr Peter Steer, Mater Education, Mater Group, Mater Health

Mater Children’s Private Brisbane Clubfoot Clinic changes lives here and overseas Mater Children’s Private Brisbane Clubfoot Clinic changes lives here and overseas

Mater Children’s Private Brisbane runs Queensland’s only private Clubfoot Clinic and for three month old Tiberius Kodor from Papua New Guinea (PNG), treatment at the clinic has given him the opportunity to live a normal life.

Friday, 20 July 2018

Tags: Clubfoot Service, Dr Ivan Astori, Mater Children's Private Brisbane

Mater Ovarian Cancer Research Collaborative Mater Ovarian Cancer Research Collaborative

Mater Research in collaboration with Mater Health, Mater Pathology, the Feel Teal initiative and MOCRC are making strides towards a better understanding of ovarian cancer.

Friday, 13 July 2018

Tags: Feel Teal, Mater Ovarian Cancer Research Collaborative, Mater Research, MOCRC, ovarian cancer, Professor Geoff Faulkner, Professor Lewis Perrin