• Summer Forum 2019 Manager & Educator Meeting

    Unbeatable annual leadership training for managers and educators! Join us at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa to master your leadership skills and learn the techniques, tips and technologies you need to lead your department or classroom into the future.
  • Want to Do Research? Submit an Abstract to OPEN FORUM

    A call for abstracts is now underway for OPEN FORUM 2019. Start the year off right and dive into research! Learn more about OPEN FORUM at AARC Congress today and get started – grow in your profession and career! Deadline for submissions is June 1, 2019.
  • COPD Foundation Recruiting Patients for New Overlap Study

    When Obstructive Sleep Apnea coexists with COPD it is referred to as "Overlap Syndrome." Your patients may be eligible for the O2VERLAP study designed to test whether free education and coaching from RTs and other individuals living with COPD and OSA can improve CPAP adherence and other important patient-centered outcomes. Eligible patients may reserve their seat today!
  • Apply for the Apex Recognition Award

    The AARC Apex Recognition Award is a premier recognition program for respiratory care departments. The 2018 application period opened on Oct. 1, 2018 and will close on Dec. 31, 2018. All applicants will be notified of their application status in early January 2019. If awarded, the recognition period will be valid from January 2019-December 2020.
  • NOW AVAILABLE! Current Topics Program 7

    Featuring Sangeeta Mehta MD, FRCPC, discussing the importance of taking a patient-centered approach to mechanical ventilation treatment.
  • Alert! Avoiding Scams When Registering for AARC Congress 2018 and Booking Hotel Space

    Unauthorized registration and housing entities are advertising on the web and/or contacting attendees and exhibitors to register for AARC Congress and Las Vegas hotel reservations. Please be aware that only our official Congress webpage and the phone numbers of hotels onour Congress housing webpage are authorized by the AARC. Booking through an unofficial registration or housing company puts you at risk for illegitimate registrations or losing significant deposits, hotel reservations, and incurring hidden costs.
  • Managers: Want to Elevate Your RT Team?

    Give Current Topics in Respiratory Care 2019 a try! It's one of the AARC’s top management products available for team training. Presented by the leaders in respiratory care, the 8 DVD series is designed to cultivate a team of high-performing respiratory therapists that are equipped to educate patients and implement best practices in care.
  • Congress Program is Now Available!

    Make this your year to experience Congress! This will be an unforgettable career move for you, plus it's a one-stop shop for your continuing education. More than 20 CRCEs are available. Register today and get a discounted rate!
  • NEW! Current Topics Program 5 Available for Purchase

    The Use of Noninvasive Ventilation at the End of Life
  • NOW AVAILABLE! Current Topics 2018 Program 4

    Ventilator Discontinuation: The Evidence Base, Guidelines, and “Best Practice”
  • NOW Accepting Applications: AARC Speaker Academy

    After a brief hiatus, the AARC Program Committee is happy to announce that they will be holding open auditions for new speakers again this year with the AARC Speaker Academy.