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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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Research takes off across the health service

Research takes off across the health service

Research has launched to new heights with 41 research projects taking off across the Mackay Hospital and Health Service this year. Mackay now exceeds other regional Hospital and Health Services in research numbers, punching above its
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Bond University visit strengthens MIRI relationship

Bond University visit strengthens MIRI relationship

MIRI continues to build strong relationships with leading universities following a recent visit from Bond University representatives. Professor Paul Glasziou and Faculty Business Director Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine Rhonda Morton met with the MIRI
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Keen researchers learn from the best in Queensland

Keen researchers learn from the best in Queensland

Keen researchers have had the chance to learn from Queensland’s leading professionals in ethics and integrity. Last week Townsville HHS Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) Chair, Dr Nikola Stepanov and Manager of the Townsville Research Education,
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JCU Mackay media honours student takes out award for research

JCU Mackay media honours student takes out award for research

Congratulations to JCU Mackay medical honours student Jordan Casey, who has won a JCU-wide competition ‘so you think you can research’ at the JCU science research festival in Townsville last week. The event included talks, poster
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Researcher receives national recognition

Researcher receives national recognition

Congratulations to Mackay Institute of Research Innovation (MIRI) Researcher A/ Prof Gunther Paul who has been given the honour of Ambassador for the Foundation for Professional Ergonomics in Australia. “It’s a great honour which I am
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