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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Need help with something? Want to make an appointment? Got a question? Call us now to get the discussion going.


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

Portable ultrasound for pleural effusion

Having excess fluid around the lung (called 'pleural effusion') is a common reason for people to come to hospital. To find out what is causing the fluid build-up, a sample of the fluid is taken…

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Seeking Participants

Acupuncture and OSA (Stage II)

Are you interested in participating in a trial of acupuncture treatment for your obstructive sleep apnoea? Potential participants should be over the age of 20 and have a history of mild or moderate sleep apnoea, and are not currently receiving treatment for their obstructive sleep apnoea.

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