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April 2016

Mater Professor’s international award for diabetes in pregnancy Mater Professor’s international award for diabetes in pregnancy

Mater’s Director of Obstetric Medicine, Professor David McIntyre, is to be honoured by the American Diabetes Association for research into diabetes and pregnancy that has been translated into clinical care.

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Tags: Awards, Diabetes, Mater Education, Mater Mothers' Hospitals, Mater Research

Remembering the past - Mater during war Remembering the past - Mater during war

Mater has a long and proud history of meeting community needs. With ANZAC Day coming up, we have an opportunity to reflect on how Mater has contributed or functioned during Australia’s involvement in military conflicts since the Sisters of Mercy opened the doors in 1906.

Friday, 22 April 2016

Tags: Mater

Official opening of Whitty Building celebrates new era of learning Official opening of Whitty Building celebrates new era of learning

The official Opening and Blessing of the newly refurbished Whitty Building was held today, celebrating its transformation into a unique education precinct for Mater and The University of Queensland’s (UQ) medical, nursing, midwifery and allied health services students. 

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Tags: education, health, Mater, Mater Education, UQ

Mater helps patient with rare neurological condition Mater helps patient with rare neurological condition

Mater Centre for Neurosciences and associated Mater teams have generously donated their skills to improve the life of a Filipino patient suffering from a rare neurological condition known as Lubag.

Monday, 18 April 2016

Tags: neurosurgery

Choir sings for Mater Rehabilitation patients Choir sings for Mater Rehabilitation patients

Patients in Mater Private Hospital Brisbane rehabilitation unit were treated to a musical extravaganza with an a cappella performance from Ugandan orphans from Watoto’s Children’s Choir.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Tags: Mater Private Hospital Brisbane