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January 2017

Indigenous children at greater risk of ICU admission for invasive infections Indigenous children at greater risk of ICU admission for invasive infections

New research shows Indigenous children are three times more likely to be admitted to Australian intensive care units (ICUs) with life-threatening infections than non-Indigenous children.

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

Tags: Associate Professor Luregn Schlapbach, children, lady cilento children's hospital, Mater Research

Professor Catherine Turner honoured in Australia Day 2017 Awards Professor Catherine Turner honoured in Australia Day 2017 Awards

Mater Board Director Professor Catherine Turner has been honoured during the Australia Day 2017 Awards, receiving a Member of the Order of Australia in the General Division for her significant service to nursing through research into nurse practice and population health.

Friday, 27 January 2017

Tags: Mater Board, Mater Education, Professor Catherine Turner

MRI-UQ research recognised with NHMRC project funding MRI-UQ research recognised with NHMRC project funding

Mater Research Institute-University of Queensland (MRI-UQ) has been awarded $3.2 million in National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding, following the annual grant announcement.

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Tags: Associate Professor Ingrid Winkler, Associate Professor Vicki Flenady, Mater Research, MRI-UQ, Professor Geoff Faulkner, Professor John Hooper, Professor John Prins, Professor John-Pierre Levesque