Helping Victorians breathe and sleep easy - A New Centre of Excellence in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

A to Zzz - A New Centre of Excellence in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

A is for the millions of Australians who are affected by respiratory and sleep disorders every day.

With your support we will build a life-changing Centre of Excellence in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, improving quality of life and health outcomes for Victorians who struggle to breathe and sleep.

The new Centre of Excellence in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine will bring together the Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine at Austin Health and the Institute of Breathing and Sleep (IBAS), to create a world-class centre.

"Chronic lung disease is a leading cause of death and disability in Australia, and is one of the most common reasons for emergency hospital admissions." Professor Christine McDonald.

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