Articles tagged with: AARC Leadership

The AARC Looks Forward with New Leadership for 2021

December 30, 2020

The AARC Looks Forward with New Leadership for 2021

The AARC Board of Directors has named new leadership for 2021. Paul Divis has been selected as the AARC Interim Executive Director.

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Changes to AARC Leadership Team

December 11, 2020

Changes to AARC Leadership Team

Effective Dec. 10, 2020, Tom Kallstrom and Tim Myers are leaving the organization. We wish both gentlemen well in their future endeavors.

 

AARC Annual Business Meeting 2020

October 14, 2020

AARC Annual Business Meeting 2020

The link to register for the Annual AARC Buisness Meeting for 2020 is now available. Save your spot today and view the meeting agenda.

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Change Management in the Clinical Setting

May 20, 2020

Change Management in the Clinical Setting

Health care and hospitals are experiencing a period of extraordinary change. Jermaine Moore, an expert in leadership development and team dynamics, offers an overview on how to systematically approach and deal with this change in this Change Management in the Clinical Setting webcast. Jermaine will focus on a few key tools and strategies with examples... Read more »

 

3 Questions to Ask Your Mentor

December 18, 2019

3 Questions to Ask Your Mentor

Mentorship opportunities—whether you’re the mentor or mentee—offer great opportunities to foster professional growth and networking. But how do you get to that point? We checked in with Diana Livingston, BA, RRT, from the San Juan Regional Medical Center in Farmington, NM, to learn what three questions you should ask your mentor— #1 – What books... Read more »

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AARC Election 2020 Results Announced

October 17, 2019

AARC Election 2020 Results Announced

Voting in AARC Election 2020 ended on October 3, and President Karen Schell has announced the results. The results of this year’s officers and directors election are: President-Elect Sheri Tooley, BSRT, RRT-NPS, CPFT, AE-C Directors-at-Large Kerry McNiven, MS, RRT Raymond Pisani, BSRC, RRT, RRT-ACCS, RRT- NPS, FAARC Karen Schell will continue her second year as... Read more »

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New Issue Paper and Position Statement Released

September 26, 2019

New Issue Paper and Position Statement Released

The AARC is pleased to present the next roadmap for the profession. Two key elements of this strategic plan are the BS-entry degree in respiratory therapy, or health sciences with a concentration in respiratory therapy; and the need to earn the Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential prior to entry to practice. The AARC Board of... Read more »

 

Supporting Student Attendance at Congress: What the State Societies are Doing

September 12, 2019

Supporting Student Attendance at Congress: What the State Societies are Doing

  We all know student RTs are the future of the profession. Getting these newcomers involved in professional activities while they are still in school is a great way to ensure they’ll have the tools they’ll need to lead the way, and one of the best ways to do that is to provide them with... Read more »

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AARC Mourns the Loss of Robert Weilacher

May 29, 2019

AARC Mourns the Loss of Robert Weilacher

Robert Weilacher, BHA, RRT, FAARC, 1936-2019 The AARC was saddened to learn of the death of Robert Weilacher, BHA, RRT, FAARC, who passed away in Tucson, AZ, in April at the age of 82. A member of the AARC since 1960, Weilacher played an instrumental role in the growth of the Association during its early... Read more »

 

Watch Out World! Here Comes RT. Next Stop Africa!

February 27, 2019

Watch Out World! Here Comes RT. Next Stop Africa!

Dr. Lisa Trujillo (left) and Dr. Karen Schell (right) provide information at the pre-summit reception for the African Union Summit. African Union Summit – Leadership Meeting – Investing in Health by Karen Schell, AARC President, Lisa Trujillo, AARC BOD International connections Many of you who attended the AARC International Congress in Las Vegas last December... Read more »