Australian Links

Local and national organisations with an interest in asthma

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Asthma and Respiratory Organisations

Asthma Australia
Asthma Foundations:  
    Australian Capital Territory
    New South Wales
    Northern Territory
    South Australia
    Western Australia
Australian Respiratory Council
Influenza Specialist Group
Lung Health Alliance
Lung Foundation Australia
The Lung Institute of Western Australia

Online resources for people with asthma

Ambulances for Asthma
Ask Your Pharmacist
Find a doctor
Find a pharmacy
Kids with Asthma
Medicine Name Finder


Better Health Channel (Victoria)
Department of Health
Department of Human Services (Victoria)
National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
National Health Priority Area - Asthma
National Public Health Partnership
NPS MedicineWise
NSW Health
NSW Health - Asthma and the Environment


ASH - Action on Smoking and Health
Quit (Anti-Cancer Council of Victoria)

Research Organisations

Australian Centre for Asthma Monitoring
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Woolcock Institute of Medical Research

Professional Associations

Australian Asthma and Respiratory Educators Association
Australia and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science Inc
Australasian College for Emergency Medicine
Australian College for Rural and Remote Medicine
Australian General Practice Network
Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology & Allergy
Consumers' Health Forum of Australia
Pharmacy Guild of Australia
Pharmaceutical Society of Australia
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
Australian Medical Association
    New South Wales
    Northern Territory
    South Australia
    Western Australia


Australian Family Physician                         
Australian Prescriber
The Medical Journal of Australia            

Professional Education

Lung Health Promotion Centre at The Alfred
Rural Health Education Foundation

Last reviewed September 2015