• World-leading research to enhance medical imaging capabilities using advanced software, image-processing, and machine learning.

Mātai is a not-for-profit research centre with a focus on medical imaging. Our research will advance our understanding of the brain, heart, and body. Our vision is to deliver health, social, and economic benefits regionally and globally.

A core focus will be on concussion/mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and cardiovascular research, alongside projects across a range of issues that impact the well-being of our community.

Our Community

Community Health

Our whānau will have access to advanced equipment and expertise, resulting in earlier diagnosis and treatments.

Social Impact

Head injuries impact mental health and incur a social cost and impact. Our research could support studies on mental health and others.

Inspiring Our Tamariki

Mātai will offer training, scholarships and future opportunities for our tamariki.

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