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 with Express Review Option 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