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January 2018

Medicinal cannabinoids trial for symptom relief Medicinal cannabinoids trial for symptom relief

A Queensland trial will evaluate the benefits of medicinal cannabis for symptom relief in cancer patients receiving palliative care.

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Tags: cannabis, clinical trial, Mater Cancer Care Centre, Mater Health, Mater Research, palliative care

Mater Group Executive team up for RACQ International Women’s Day Fun Run Mater Group Executive team up for RACQ International Women’s Day Fun Run

Mater Group Executives are strapping on their walking shoes to take part in this year’s fun run event in support of women with breast cancer who are treated at Mater.  

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

Tags: Mater chicks in Pink, Mater Foundation, Mater Group Executive

Dr Clare Morgan: Care at the end of life Dr Clare Morgan: Care at the end of life

Sometimes it can be difficult for people to think about and talk about the end of life – despite it being something we are all going to face.

Monday, 29 January 2018

Tags: advance care planning, Dr Clare Morgan, end of life, Health and Wellness, Mater Health

Mater researchers awarded grants through CCQ Mater researchers awarded grants through CCQ

Mater Research is proud to announce that Professor Brian Gabrielli and Professor Jean-Pierre Levesque have been awarded research grants through Cancer Council Queensland.

Monday, 15 January 2018

Tags: Cancer Council Queensland, Mater Research, Professor Brian Gabrielli, Professor John Prins, Professor John-Pierre Levesque

Little Lacey is Mater Mothers first 2018 baby Little Lacey is Mater Mothers first 2018 baby

Born at 12.33 am beautiful baby Lacey McKeown was the first baby to be born at Mater Mothers in 2018.  

Monday, 1 January 2018

Tags: baby, Mater Mothers, New Year