The Chairperson of the IBAS Board of Directors is Anna Burke, who took over from Mr William Noonan OAM in July 2022, who retired after 22 years as the Chairperson of IBAS Board of Directors since 2000. The IBAS Board of Directors is responsible for the overall governance of the Institute. The Board provides leadership and guidance in terms of the activities, finances and the legal requirements of the Institute.
IBAS is a Company limited by Guarantee which requires the same governance as a Public Company.
IBAS is fortunate to have Directors who have voluntarily given their dedication and time to the work of IBAS using their particular professional skills.
Several of the Directors have continued their commitment since having agreed to be members of the inaugural Board established at Incorporation on 7th July 2000.
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...
Interested to participate in a study investigating the effect of fatigue on driving performance?
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Congratulations Anne Holland for winning the ERS Mid-Career Gold Medal for Allied Health Professionals in recognition of her potential for further outstanding research within a field of the allied health professions. Well Done Anne!
Congratulations to the following IBAS staff members who have been successful in obtaining research funding from the Austin Medical Research Foundation (AMRF) for 2022.
Honouring a legacy: The prestigious 2021 Rob Pierce Grant in Aid is awarded to Dr Marnie Graco, a physiotherapist and implementation scientist from IBAS.
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.