Health Screening

Health Screening

IBAS and PreventionXpress plan to offer basic health screening for visitors and staff at Austin Health.  The first screening session was offered at the Austin campus in July.  Anthony Carbines,...


Sleep health is in the news

Sleep health is in the news

Sleep health has been in the news over the past week. The Age reported (on 16th July) that Australia's new preventative health adviser, Christine Bennett, has nominated sleep as a national health priority. ...


Ginseng project in the news

Ginseng project in the news

Channel 7 news featured a story about Ginseng in COPD project, which is trialling the use of ginseng, a plant used in traditional Chinese medicine, for treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...


Funding Success

Funding Success

IBAS has received a grant to investigate the best treatment for Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome.  The grant is from the ResMed Foundation, a private charitable organisation based in the United States....


Successful Sleep Symposium

Successful Sleep Symposium

85% of those who attended the successful 'Sleep - The Basics' symposium would definitely recommend the course to a colleague.  IBAS plans to repeat the symposium, most likely in April 2012.    Contact...


ARIELARIEL

Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is a chronic lung condition that causes stiff lungs and restricts sufferers from taking a deep breath. Exercise in a gym, or swimming, walking or riding a bike, can help...

HEALTHY MALES AND FEMALES WANTED FOR SLEEP STUDYHEALTHY MALES AND FEMALES WANTED FOR SLEEP STUDY

Interested to participate in a study investigating the effect of fatigue on driving performance?

Notch monitoring in sleepNOTCH MONITORING IN SLEEP

Sleep apnea is a condition where breathing is abnormal during sleep. There are two main forms of sleep apnea: obstructive and central. For obstructive sleep apnea, breathing is reduced because the airway...

IBAS researcher is awarded TSANZ prize in 2021IBAS RESEARCHER IS AWARDED TSANZ PRIZE IN 2021

Dr Anna Ridgers, Respiratory and Sleep Physician and IBAS Associate Researcher, has been awarded best oral presentation at the TSANZ annual scientific meeting in the interventional pulmonology category.

Dept of Respiratory & Sleep Medicine and IBAS WinnersDEPT OF RESPIRATORY & SLEEP MEDICINE AND IBAS WINNERS

Members of the DRSM and IBAS were well-represented in the medals and prizes awarded by the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ) and the Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science (ANZSRS).

IBAS researcher featured on NHMRC Tracker magazineIBAS RESEARCHER FEATURED ON NHMRC TRACKER MAGAZINE

Prof Anne Holland's research on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is featured as one of the 10 best research topics in the NHMRC publication, Tracker.

Good sleep more essential than ever during COVID-19GOOD SLEEP MORE ESSENTIAL THAN EVER DURING COVID-19

This Sleep Awareness Week, Austin Health's sleep experts remind us all that sleep is integral to good health, particularly at times when we're under stress.

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