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Just because we are called the Respiratory Nurses Interest Group, it does not mean we do not welcome other disciplines of healthcare professionals. We have some fantastic non nurse members who add to the diversity of our group!

The RNIG NSW Inc congratulates Mary Roberts achievements. Mary was recently awarded the prestigious 2023 Lung Health Legend Award by the Australian Lung Foundation. Mary is recognised for having a positive impact on the lives of Australians living with or impacted by lung disease. Mary has;

• Contributed to the original version and digitalisation of the inhaler device technique training program (2021)

• A member of the review panel for ALF COPD Nurse and Pharmacy eLearning suites (2022-23) and the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Guidelines (2016-18)

• Member of the National Strategic Action Plan Steering Committee 2019-2022

Mary was an active executive member of the RNIG for at least 15 years and continues to be active on various respiratory focused groups and committees. We all thank you for your dedication, commitment, passion and guidance to providing care for those living with or impacted by lung disease or lung cancer.

If you are not already a member - why not join us and benefit from the opportunity to learn more about respiratory conditions & treatments. Attending events will also give you the opportunity to network with like-minded healthcare professionals.

Annual Membership includes:

    Educational Events are held at Concord Hospital Medical School or via Zoom.

    • Free entry to 3 evening seminars a year

    • Reduced fee to attend;

    1 full day RNIG study day

    1 full day TSANZ/RNIG study day

    • Notification of events relevant to Respiratory Nurses

    • Notification of employment opportunities for Respiratory Nurses

    • Meet other health care professionals to exchange ideas, share experiences and support

    All our Educational meetings will have NSW Health guidelines COVID-19 safe strategies in place.

If you wish to attend an RNIG (NSW) Inc event and are not yet a member;
1. Apply to become a member Click Here
2. Have membership approved prior to the event or be invited by the executive committee



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RNIG (NSW) Inc Secretariat
PO Box 113
Westmead NSW 2145

E-mail: admin@rnig.org.au
Mob: 0447 644 521
(044 RNIG 521)

Website: www.rnig.org.au