We ask the questions and find the answers that save lives

Welcome to Mater Research

Mater Research is a world class medical research institute based at South Brisbane specialising in cancer, maternity and obesity related research. Mater’s 200 researchers are based in clinical settings at Mater  and laboratories at the Translational Research Institute (TRI).

In 2013, Mater Research and The University of Queensland formalised a long-standing relationship to form the Mater Research Institute – University of Queensland (MRI-UQ). MRI-UQ is an alliance between the two leading institutions working together to achieve the best possible research discoveries in health. 

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Geoffrey Thorburn Visiting Lecture Series 2016 - Collaboration to address stillbirth in Australia

The purpose of this workshop is to bring together organisations and individuals in Australia to address stillbirth through a priority driven collaborative program Read more