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30 May

Save The Date! Go ‘Under the Sea’ with the ARCF on Nov. 8

Celebrate & Support Respiratory Care at the ARCF Annual Fundraiser Gala Night Under the Sea Nov. 8, 2019 7–10 p.m. Audubon Aquarium of the Americas New Orleans, LA Tickets on Sale Now! Proceeds from the event benefit respiratory therapists worldwide through ARCF grants and scholarships as well as the International Fellowship Program. The ARCF builds… Read more »

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27 Mar

Words of Wisdom from ARCF Achievement Award Winners

Every year the American Respiratory Care Foundation (ARCF) honors standout members of the profession with Achievement Awards at the AARC Congress. All seven of these prestigious awards go to people who have demonstrated a career-long commitment to furthering the art and science of respiratory care. What advice do these award winners have for the rest… Read more »

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14 Nov

Save the Date: Support the ARCF on Giving Tuesday, Nov. 27

Entering its seventh year, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving. This is a chance to give your time, donations, or goods through a collaborative and social media-fueled effort. One way to take part in #GivingTuesday is by supporting the American Respiratory Care Foundation (ARCF), a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting respiratory health through… Read more »

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27 Feb

Meet Your New ARCF Trustee

Teresa A. Volsko, MBA, MHHS, RRT, CMTE, FAARC, is the newest member of the American Respiratory Care Foundation (ARCF) Board of Trustees. As a 501c3 nonprofit organization, the ARCF is dedicated to promoting respiratory health through research, education, and patient-focused philanthropic activities in respiratory care. Teresa A. Volsko, MBA, MHHS, RRT, CMTE, FAARC, the newest… Read more »

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17 Jan

RT Collaboration Across the Globe

ARCF Fellow Alfred Aidoo (center) spends time with RT students at Weber State University during his visit to Utah as part of his Fellowship. Through the ARCF International Fellowship Program, non U.S. health care professionals visit the U.S. to observe respiratory care. We recently connected with ARCF Fellow Alfred Aidoo from Ghana, one of this… Read more »

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13 Dec

No Boundaries: Sharing RT Best Practices Worldwide

ARCF Chair Michael T. Amato, MBA (far left) with ARCF International Fellows Alfred Aidoo – Ghana (left), Martha Diaz – Colombia (center), and Jinhao Tao – China (right) at the 2017 AARC Congress. The American Respiratory Care Foundation (ARCF) International Fellowship Program gives non-U.S. health care professionals an opportunity to visit the U.S. and observe… Read more »

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24 May

Lungride: AARC Member Hits The Road For The ARCF

Craig Smallwood is riding 583 miles through Eastern Canada and the U.S. in support of the American Respiratory Care Foundation. Many of us have plans for Memorial Day weekend, but it’s probably safe to say no one out there in the respiratory care community is doing what Craig Smallwood, BS, RRT, is planning to do… Read more »

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