We ask the questions and find the answers that save lives

About us

Mater Research discovers ways to prevent and treat conditions affecting babies, children, adolescents and adults, helping them to lead healthy lives.

Our teams conduct outstanding research into:

  • common diseases affecting children and adults
  • more effective diagnosis and treatment of disease
  • improving health outcomes for mothers and babies
  • understanding development from babies through to adolescence and adulthood
Mission and vision
Mission and vision

Based on a commitment to academic medicine, Mater Research is a world class institute which aims to discover, develop, translate, and...

Our history
Our history

The establishment of a medical research institute at Mater Hill was a long-term goal of the Sisters of Mercy and Mater...

Board of Directors
Board of Directors

The Mater Research Board of Directors is a diverse and dedicated team of professionals who are committed to the endeavours...

Our Executives
Our Executives

Mater Research has an excellent executive team responsible for the management of the operation, infrastructure development and research income and...

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