Attend AARC’s International Respiratory Convention & Exhibition
This year’s AARC Congress will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada, Dec. 4–7 (Tues.–Fri.), and there’s plenty to be excited about. It’s a spectacular networking and educational event for respiratory therapists from around the world, offering cutting-edge lectures by the top leaders in the industry. Congress will equip you with the valuable resources you need to push forward in your career. Register today and stay tuned for the agenda coming soon!
Mandalay Bay Resort and Convention Center
Mandalay Bay Resort is a unique destination set on 120 lush acres on Las Vegas Blvd. featuring exceptional entertainment, award-winning dining by celebrity chefs, a Shark Reef Aquarium and a 1.7-million-square-foot Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Mandalay Bay’s offerings also include a House of Blues Concert Hall and restaurant, and The Shoppes at Mandalay Place, a collection of unique boutiques and restaurants.
Las Vegas, Nevada
Plan ahead and make time for entertainment or a sightseeing adventure! There is so much to do and see in Las Vegas that you won’t want to miss the shows, restaurants, attractions, spas, and excursions.
Register by April 23 to get a discounted rate:
Senior Member: $100
Student Member: $35*
Active Duty Military: Free**
- Register Online Now
- Download the AARC Congress Registration Form
- Download the Military AARC Congress Registration Form
*Students do not receive CRCE credit.
**Registration is free for all health care professionals on active duty in all branches of the US armed forces, as well as military reservists recalled to active duty.
Come a Day Early to Attend a Pre-course on Monday, Dec. 3
Pre-course #1: Challenges in Mechanical Ventilation: an Interactive Approach
This course will provide practical information for clinicians at every level of training and experience and review basic and advanced theories and application of mechanical ventilation. Course faculty will demonstrate common patient-ventilator synchrony problems and their solutions using a real ventilator and a breathing simulator. Attendees will be engaged in learning through audience participation, problem solving and team-based learning. Presented by Robert Chatburn MHHS, RRT-NPS, FAARC and Eduardo Mireles-Cabodevila, MD
Senior Member: $30
Student Member: $20*
Active Duty Military: Free
Pre-course #2: Women in Leadership
This pre-course is designed for both women and men who are emerging or current leaders. Many women naturally possess effective leadership skills and competencies, including demonstrating communication and social skills, utilizing creativity and innovation, problem solving, demonstrating judgment and team leadership. It is important to recognize and represent these leadership qualities and competencies appropriately. The sessions will encourage the participant to examine strengths, leverage mentorship opportunities, and establish a leadership presence as part of developing or helping others to develop a career path. Presented by Cheryl Hoerr MBA, RRT; Ellen Becker PhD, RRT, RRT-NPS, FAARC and Teresa Volsko MBA, MHHS, RRT, FAARC
Senior Member: $20
Student Member: $15*
Active Duty Military: Free