Australasian Sleep Association Board 2016 / 2017

Please contact a board member through the Executive Officer:

Australasian Sleep Association
114/30 Campbell St
Blacktown, NSW 2148


Dr Maree Barnes
Institute for Sleep & Breathing, VIC

Incoming President:

Prof Peter Eastwood
Centre for Sleep Science, University of WA

Clinical Chair:

A/Prof Garun Hamilton
Monash Medical Centre, VIC

Conference Chair:

Dr Sarah Biggs
The Ritchie Centre, VIC

Education Chair:

Dr Alan Young
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Box Hill Hospital, VIC

Finance Chair:

Dr Marcus McMahon
Austin Health, VIC

Membership Chair:

A/Prof Kristina Kairaitis
Westmead Millennium Institute, NSW

Research Chair:

A/Prof Danny Eckert
Neuroscience Research Australia, NSW

President, New Zealand Branch:

A/Prof Alister Neill
University of Otago and CCHDB, NZ

Invited ASTA Representative:

Dr Kerri Melehan
University of Sydney, NSW


Executive Officer/Company Secretary:

Stephanie Blower
Australasian Sleep Association, NSW

Administrative Officer:

Helen Burdette
Australasian Sleep Association, NSW

Conference/Membership Officer:

Mischka Yates
Australasian Sleep Association, NSW

Latest News

  • NHMRC grant outcomes 2017

    7th Dec 16

    Last weekend, funding outcomes for the remaining NHMRC grant and fellowship schemes were announced. In total, the latest announcement included over $2.5 million in NHMRC funding to support sleep and circadian biology related research including 2 early career fellowships, a career development fellowship and 3 project grants.  

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