Australian Respiratory Council

About ARC

Research Committee

Clinical Professor Iven Young AM (Chair)


Emeritus Professor John Paul Seale AM
ARC President


Professor Carol Armour
Associate Dean, Medicine, University of Sydney.


Professor Judith Black AO
Professor, School of Medical Sciences (Pharmacology), Woolcock Institute of Research University of Sydney.


Professor Peter Gibson
Conjoint Professor, School of Medicine and Public Health
University of Newcastle


Dr Greg Fox
Post-doctoral Fellow, Montreal Chest Institute,
McGill University, Canada


Associate Professor Justin Denholm

Medical Director, Victorian Tuberculosis Program, Melbourne Health; and Principal Research Fellow, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Melbourne


The Australian Respiratory Council (ARC) is a Charitable, Non-Government Organisation supporting prevention, treatment and research into tuberculosis and respiratory diseases at a national and international level.   The ARC has been committed to building expertise and sustainable capacity in respiratory health by fostering innovative research to promote respiratory health.  For further information on ARC’s Research Funding Guidelines please download a copy of the Research Funding Guidelines Document