PLEASE NOTE that for all clinical enquiries and appointments, information regarding sleep apnoea machines, sleep studies, sleep tests and sleep results, please call 9496 3688 to speak to the Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, Monday to Friday, 8am - 4.30pm.  The Victorian Respiratory Support Service are on the same phone number, 9496 3688. 

IBAS is the research arm of the Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine and does not handle clinical health matters.

PHONE: +61 (03) 9496 3688 for the Dept. of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine/Victorian Respiratory Support Service
PHONE: +61 (03) 9496 5390 for IBAS research enquiries only
FAX: +61 (03) 9496 3723
Mark the fax clearly with IBAS and the name of the person you are sending it to.

EMAIL:  Fill out our online form (for IBAS queries only) or alternatively, you can email us at 

Mailing Address
Level 5, Harold Stokes Building, Austin Health
PO Box 5555, Heidelberg, Victoria, 3084

Physical Address - IBAS Administration
Level 5, Harold Stokes Building, Austin Health
145 Studley Road
Heidelberg, Victoria, 3084

Visiting us in person for research participation
IBAS Research takes place within the Austin Health:

  • Level 5, Harold Stokes Building

See the Maps and Directions pages for how to find these locations.

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145 Studley Road
Heidelberg, Victoria, 3084

(03) 9496 5390

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