Community Forum and Q & A - Institute for Respiratory Health

Community Forum and Q & A

Respiratory diseases affect 1 in 4 Australians: that’s over 7 million men, women and children.

The Institute for Respiratory Health and The National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases will host a series of short talks from both our internationally renowned and emerging researchers on the latest discoveries and future directions in respiratory-related diseases, including:

  • Mesothelioma
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Lung cancer
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Asthma
  • Pulmonary fibrosis
  • Pneumonia

Session A – Institute For Respiratory Health (McCusker Auditorium)

This is your chance to hear from a number of specialists who will present an overview of the advances being made in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), lung cancer, cystic fibrosis, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis and pneumonia.

Q & A hosted by Johnson Kitto, Lawyer and co-host of “The Morning Programme – Law Talk” on statewide 720 ABC Radio.

Session B – National Centre for Asbestos Related Diseases (Seminar Room)

This is your chance to hear from both established experts and emerging researchers from the world’s largest centre dedicated to mesothelioma research.

Q & A hosted by Prof Anna Nowak, Director of NCARD and leading cancer researcher.

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