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The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ) is the only health peak body representing a range of professions (medical specialists, scientists, researchers, academics, nurses, physiotherapists, students and others) across various disciplines within the respiratory/sleep medicine field in Australia and New Zealand. The TSANZ is a Not For Profit Company, established as a company limited by guarantee.

The TSANZ is committed to serve the professional needs of its members by improving the knowledge and understanding of lung disease, with the ultimate goal: to improve the health care for people with respiratory illness.

The TSANZ is professional membership association, it does not provide referrals to medical specialists.

This Website is not intended as a resource for patients/public information on respiratory health care. For patients/public information about respiratory issues please consult the organisations listed through the links on the left.

The information accessed through this Website is not intended as medical advice, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who can determine your individual medical needs.