Mater Clinical Trials for industry sponsors

Mater is a Healthcare Organisation operating hospitals throughout the state of Queensland, Australia (population five million). Mater Clinical Trials acts as a single point of contact to connect clinical trial sponsors with clinical investigators based at any hospital within Mater.

Contact Mater Clinical Trials

T: 07 3163 8242

Our capability

Mater has the capacity to undertake trials ranging from Phase I to phase IV across many therapeutic areas. Our clinical trials are supported by hospital laboratory, pharmacy and medical imaging departments and an efficient research governance process to facilitate timely study start-ups.

Our clinical research teams specialise in conducting clinical trials in the following therapeutic areas:


  • Haematology
  • Hepatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Inborn Errors of Metabolism


  • Orthopaedics
  • Intensive Care
  • Anaesthetics
  • Surgical trials
  • Pathology

Mother & Baby  

  • Women’s health
  • Maternal/fetal medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Neonatal intensive Care


  • Dementia & memory disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Migraine & headache disorders
  • Stroke
  • Movement Disorders

Medical Oncology

  • Women’s Cancers
  • Urological Cancers
  • Solid Tumours

Inflammatory Bowel Disorders

  • Ulcerative Collitis
  • Chrohn’s Disease

Respiratory, Infectious Disease and Oncology (RIO) Trials team

  • Bronchiectasis
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Cystic fibrosis,
  • Pneumonia
  • IPF
  • Respiratory infectious disease
  • Lung cancer
  • Vaccines

Palliative Care

  • Cancer pain
  • Sleep
  • Anorexia/cachexia
  • Cancer supportive care