Personnel

IBAS brings together researchers, educators and clinicians with a passion for developing a greater understanding of breathing and sleep.  All IBAS Personnel are ultimately aiming to reduce the prevalence of disorder and improve the lives of those affected.


AdministratorsAdministrators support either specific projects or the central work of the Institute.
FellowsIBAS Fellows are those engaged in self-initiated research/education consistent with the aims of IBAS. They are at a level to take full scientific and ethical responsibility for a project.
Project StaffProject Staff are involved with the day to day running of projects.
StudentsStudents bring their ideas and enthusiasm to projects whilst achieving the goals of their study, whether at the level of PhD, MD, Masters, Honours or undergraduate study.
AssociatesIBAS Associates are clinicians who are either involved with research/education within their clinical role or are interested in doing so in the future.
AlumniIBAS is proud to have Alumni - people formally involved who wish to maintain their association and support for the Insitute.


SHiQ - COSAQSHIQ - COSAQ

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Institute for Breathing and Sleep

Bowen Centre, Austin Hospital
145 Studley Road
Heidelberg, Victoria, 3084

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