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Welcome to the Lung Institute of Western Australia

The Lung Institute of Western Australia (LIWA) is a leading research organisation dedicated to fighting diseases such as asthma, chronic bronchitis & emphysema (COPD), bronchiectasis, lung cancer and pneumonia.

LIWA’s internationally recognised scientists and clinicians conduct research to better understand and treat lung disease.

For the six million Australians who struggle to take a breath, LIWA offers support and hope for a healthier future.

View our 2013 Annual Report here

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    Lung sufferers wanted for trials The following news article was featured in the local paper The Examiner
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  New Clinical Trials The Clinical Trials Unit is currently looking for volunteers for the following


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