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Our strong collaborations with a range of external partners will lead to cutting edge research and innovation.
We aim to improve the care of our patients and communities by implementing the latest clinical knowledge into practice.

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Renal App set to benefit chronic kidney disease patients

Renal App set to benefit chronic kidney disease patients

Sixth year medical student Sam Tafari has earned the nickname ‘Super Sam’ within the MIRI Research Support Unit. Dr Alison Pighills says she has never supported a novice researcher who has powered through every task as
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Inspire your Mob!

Inspire your Mob!

NAIDOC Week Events + Tribal Leader Profile NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. NAIDOC is celebrated by Australians from
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Emergency & Trauma TEMSU Simulation Training for Rural Facilities

Emergency & Trauma TEMSU Simulation Training for Rural Facilities

This week, Queensland Health and QAS staff in Proserpine, Collinsville and Bowen attended an innovative emergency simulation training program incorporating video conferencing.  An initiative of Virtual Health, supported by the Mackay Institute of Research and Innovation
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TRY THE 5

TRY THE 5

Get active in Mackay and you could share in over $6,000 worth of fitness prizes. Mackay Institute of Research and Innovation's Let's Shape Up! initiative is excited to support the Mackay Regional Council once again in
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Let’s Shape Up! profile | Kylie Goldsmith

Let’s Shape Up! profile | Kylie Goldsmith

Kylie Goldsmith has lost 24 kilograms over the past 14 months by ‘making changes – not excuses’. Toll Group is part of the HealthFull Alliance, a group of leaders in our region who are acting now
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