Institute for Breathing & Sleep

Welcome to IBAS…

We're an incorporated not-for-profit organisation designed to facilitate and coordinate research, education and public advocacy in respiratory and sleep health. Learn more about us.

Meet our Personnel

We bring together researchers, educators and clinicians to help us understand breathing and sleep.

Getting Here

All the travel info you need including maps, directions, public transport, parking and Taxi information.

Current Projects

IBAS research projects span a wide range of respiratory and sleep disorders.

Participate in research

We're always looking for people who are interested in participating in research. Find out more about what this could mean for you...

Make a Donation

You can make an important contribution to the work of our research teams through a financial donation.

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Annual Report released

The IBAS 2013-2014 Annual Report is now available. If you would like to be added to our mailing list in order to receive future reports and newsletters, please contact us at info@ibas.org.au

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Project Spotlight

OSA, CPAP and Depression (COSAD)

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) is a highly prevalent, chronic illness, characterised by
repetitive collapse of the airway during sleep producing oxygen desaturations and sleep
disruption. OSA is associated with cognitive deficits, reduced quality of life,…

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Seeking Participants

fMRI study of memory in OSA

This study is looking for untreated OSA patients, aged 22-45, to undergo memory testing and a brain scan. Other exclusion criteria apply.

Learn how you can help…