Role Title: Event Coordinator
Organisation: Institute for Respiratory Health
Internship Period: Semester 2 (August - November)
The Institute for Respiratory Health is a leading research organisation dedicated to better understand and treat lung disease. For over 20 years we have helped provide better diagnosis, new and improved treatments and patient care.
The Event Coordinator will work closely with the Business Services Manager and will be a part of the Business Services team. The intern will be responsible for assisting in planning, organising and delivering the Melbourne Cup Lunch. The Melbourne Cup Lunch is our annual flagship event and held at the State Reception Centre at Fraser’s, Kings Park with 300 guests in attendance. Now in its 18th year, the event has raised over $476,000 and funds research projects that improve the health and wellbeing of people living with cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis.
The Institute for Respiratory Health has been researching lung conditions for 20 years. Today it is at the heart of what we do. It’s what finds cures and treatments and changes people’s lives for the better.