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The year is off to a flying start for the Commonwealth grant program

Posted on 3/2/2023
Our three-year Commonwealth grant program is off to a great start...

New ASA position statement on management of primary snoring

Posted on 2/10/2023
A new Australasian Sleep Association position statement on consensus and evidence-based treatment recommendations for primary snoring was recently accepted for publication in Respirology.

Better sleep and wellbeing for essential health and aged care workers

Posted on 2/8/2023
The ASA has joined forces once again with the Sleep Health Foundation to put forward a policy proposal for consideration during this year’s federal budget process.

Date change for SDU2023

Posted on 12/20/2022
Due to a date clash next year with World Sleep, Sleep DownUnder 2023 in Adelaide will now be held 8 - 11 November 2023.

ASA Member Research Grant Success

Posted on 12/16/2022
Congratulations to ASA members and their colleagues who collectively were recently awarded over $11.5million for their sleep-related applications via the NHMRC and MRFF.

New Conference Chair needed

Posted on 12/8/2022
The ASA is looking for a new Conference Chair due to the recent resignation of Andrew Gikas who has been appointed as an Executive Councillor of the Australian Dental Association.

NHMRC Research Translation insomnia presentation

Posted on 12/7/2022
The NHMRC’s Research Translation long-weekend 2022 in mid-November showcased the diversity of health research translation and implementation programs in Australia.

New government lobbying and other advocacy news

Posted on 12/7/2022
The ASA has been working in partnership with the Sleep Health Foundation over the last few months to communicate the importance of sleep health to members of the 47th Parliament.

Launch of new Sleep Health Primary Care Guideline at RACGP conference

Posted on 12/5/2022
Professor Nick Zwar and I were invited to formally launch the new Sleep Health Primary Care Guideline at the annual RACGP conference, GP22, held in Melbourne on November 25-27.

Upcoming Event Why Regular Sleep Timing Matters 5 Apr 2023 VIEW EVENT
Upcoming Event Victoria state meeting 2023 5 May 2023 VIEW EVENT