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Mater’s Fertility Services program is helping couples restore their reproductive health, and the results from research are looking positive.

27

Jun

Mater's Fertility Service achieves pregnancies through natural approach

Professor Helen Liley’s addressed the prestigious Boston Children’s Hospital at their 150th Anniversary this month.

31

May

International spotlight on newborn care

Mater Research and Mater Mothers' Hospitals representatives participated in the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Congress, aiming to improve maternal and newborn health outcomes.

03

Apr

Improving maternal and newborn health outcomes

A/Prof Samudragupta (Sam) Bora’s passion for improving health outcomes for children saw him travel to Africa to conclude phase one of his world first research into placental transfer of malaria.

02

Apr

Mater Researcher on a quest to improve child health

The International Diabetes Federation 2019 Congress has selected Mater’s Professor David McIntyre to provide the prestigious ‘Stream Award Lecture’ at this year’s meeting.

04

Mar

Professor David McIntyre selected to present prestigious lecture

A devotion to closing the gap in maternity care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women has seen Professor Sue Kildea awarded the Health Services Research Award.

09

Nov

Closing the gap in maternity health services

Mater Research is planning the largest group cohort study in the state since the 1980s, aiming to follow 10 000 Queensland families over three decades.

09

Aug

Mater Research planning for largest cohort study in Queensland

Mater Researchers Dr Jyai Allen and Professor Sue Kildea recently secured funding for a Thompson Method breastfeeding study aimed at increasing breastfeeding rates for new mothers

02

Aug

Mater Research receives funding boost for Thompson Method breastfeeding study

Results from the Ridstress trial show there is close to a 50 per cent reduction in women requiring an emergency caesarean or a forceps delivery for fetal distress when they take Sildenafil in labour.

04

Jul

Australian first trial using Viagra® in pregnancy supported by Golden Casket donation

Mater Research is undertaking the largest study of induction of labour ever undertaken, here at the Mater Mothers’ Hospitals.

18

May

Induction of labour - PINC BALLOON Study at Mater Mothers