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May 6, 2011

CFF Writes Congress in Support of H.R. 941
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is throwing its support behind the AARC’s Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative with a letter that just went out to members of Congress. The bill is currently pending in the U.S. House of Representatives as H.R. 941.

Mark Your Calendars for Drive4COPD Webcast
Don’t forget to tune in next Wed. at 2 p.m. Eastern to hear all about the next phase in our support for the national Drive4COPD campaign. A few lucky viewers will even win special prizes at the end!

New CRCE Presentations on Sleep and VAP Now Available on DVD!
Two new lectures from the AARC Professor's Rounds 2011 have just been released and are ready for order. Each lecture provides one CRCE, and members save $30.

For even more savings and educational opportunities, see what the entire series has to offer.

Final Sputum Bowl to Take Place in Tampa
The Sputum Bowl’s long run will end at AARC Congress 2011 in Tampa, this Nov. 5-8. The Board of Directors made the difficult decision to discontinue the event after several years of declining interest.

Respiratory Care Editor Receives Prestigious Award
The American Lung Association of New England’s Medical & Scientific Branch has just bestowed its prestigious Henry D. Chadwick Medal on Respiratory Care Editor Dean Hess, PhD, RRT, FAARC.

Second Group of Sections Publish Spring Bulletins
If you’re a member of the Long Term Care, Management, Neonatal-Pediatrics, Sleep, and/or Surface & Air Transport Section, click on the link for direct access to the Spring editions of your Section Bulletins.

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