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Medicine, motherhood and mentoring at MNHHS

As Executive Director of Clinical Services at Metro North HHS, Dr Elizabeth Whiting is one of the most senior female clinicians across the HHS. As Dr Whiting’s five daughters celebrate their incredibly accomplished mother today, they will also celebrate their fiercely independent grandmother – the woman who made sure ‘Liz’ would have the same opportunities as her four sons.

2019-05-11T19:53:08+00:00 10 May 2019|

TPCH researchers turning the tide on lung cancer

A team of researchers at The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH) are turning the tide on the world’s deadliest cancer, after bringing an international CT screening trial to Australia to detect lung abnormalities, before it’s too late.

2019-03-01T10:02:21+00:00 1 March 2019|

Measles alert for Brisbane

Metro North Public Health Unit has issued a measles alert after a male passenger travelled on an international flight to Brisbane while unknowingly infectious.

2019-01-07T14:47:20+00:00 7 January 2019|

World Prematurity Day

When Goondiwindi mum Chellice Roberts arrived at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) 16 days ago, she had no idea if her newborn baby Adrian was going to survive.

2018-11-17T08:08:43+00:00 17 November 2018|

Staff member suspended

Metro North Hospital and Health Service has moved quickly to suspend a staff member who was charged overnight with a range of offences.

2018-10-11T14:13:09+00:00 11 October 2018|

Make me better Monday

Metro North’s Director of Children’s Oral Health Services Dr Bruce Newman joined Katherine Feeney on ABC 612 Brisbane to talk all things teeth ahead of World Oral Health Day.

2018-03-19T06:59:51+00:00 19 March 2018|