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Institute for Respiratory Health: The Next 20 Years

The Institute's 20th anniversary celebrations include a one-day symposium, the Philip Thompson Oration and Cocktail Function

The Institute for Respiratory Health

We are a charitable organisation and Australia's only integrated scientific and clinical research institute dedicated specifically to investigating respiratory disease.

Funding vital research

The Institute for Respiratory Health has been researching respiratory conditions for 20 years. It’s what finds cures and treatments and changes people’s lives for the better.

Clinical Trials Unit

We undertake clinical studies into chronic respiratory conditions, including asthma, COPD, alpha 1-antitrypsen deficiency, bronchiectasis, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and cystic fibrosis.

Support for You

Are you, or a loved one, living with a respiratory condition? Find information on living well with a lung condition or get support through the L I F E self-help group.

Get Involved

There are many ways you can help raise awareness and funds for our life-saving research. Find information on volunteering, fundraising events and making a donation.