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July 5, 2012

Texas Students Make an Impact on World Spirometry Day
World Spirometry Day took center stage in San Antonio last week, as RT students from the University of Texas Health Science Center traveled to a local senior center to conduct pulmonary screenings and dispense great information on lung health.

Near Santa Fe? Then Come On By the AARC Summer Meetings!
Managers and educators in respiratory care are heading to Santa Fe, NM, next week for the AARC Summer Meetings. If you’re in that vicinity and would like to make last minute plans to join them, there’s still time to register.

Wondering whether attendance is worth it? Listen to our podcast interviews to hear two members explain why the answer is yes! You can also get a sneak peak at some of the presentations from the lecturers themselves.

Photo Contest Entries Due Oct. 1
Don’t forget to snap some great photos of your RT colleagues and/or patients in action and then enter them in this year’s AARC Times Photo Contest. Remember: finalists in the competition receive a free one year membership renewal and are placed in the running for the grand prize – the cover of the Feb. 2013 issue of the magazine! 

What’s AARC Worth to You?
Take stock of your AARC membership by checking how much membership saves you. Right off the bat you get over $200 in value. Add on free webcasts for CRCE credit, discounts on products, event registrations for less, and you’ll see those savings add up to a sizeable advantage.

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