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 the Mater Health Services 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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2015 TRIP Symposium - Friday 17 July

The annual QLD TRIP symposium is designed to enhance understanding and collaboration across Queensland in implementation science ensuring that the knowledge we have from the best available research translates effectively into everyday clinical practice and improved health outcomes. 

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