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NSRC Student Workshop set for Oct. 5

Vendors are being sought to sponsor the NSRC’s annual Respiratory Care Student Workshop is set for 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center, 21520 W Highway 31, Gretna, NE 68028. 

This event provides a spectacular opportunity to support the profession and network with future respiratory therapists. Our goal is to support education within the community on respiratory care services and to promote the profession.

Vendor registration is due Oct. 1. Cost for sponsor recognition at the conference (if unable to attend) is $50. Cost for a vendor table (breakfast provided for 1 attendee) is $100.

Vendor set-up and registration starts at 8 a.m. Vendor time with the participants will be during breakfast, starting at 8:30 a.m. for the first hour prior to the start of the conference.

For more information contact Darcy at 402-290-8993 or download our flyer. Both vendors and students can register and pay online. Send check payment to:

NSRC c/o Darcy O’Brien-Genrich
2620 S. 38th St.
Omaha, NE 68105

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Save the date for 2019 conference

NSRC conference 2019 at Lied Lodge

The NSRC is planning its state conference for May 2-3, 2019. This conference will be held at the Lied Lodge in Nebraska City.

Please save the date on your calendars. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

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Lung Force Expo 2018 set for Oct. 23

Lung Force Expo 2018

Patients, caregivers and healthcare providers are invited to join the American Lung Association in Omaha at a forum to learn about the latest in treatments, medications, resources and research in lung cancer and other lung diseases to help those living with lung disease lead healthier, active lives.

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Top therapists, students honored at conference

NSRC respiratory therapists of the year 2018

Respiratory Therapists of the Year were honored by outgoing NSRC President Sheri Trindle. Winners were, from left:  Melissa Gulizia, Adam O’Brien and Lisa Fuchs.

Respiratory Therapists of the Year and scholarship winners were announced at the NSRC’s annual conference in April.

Therapists of the Year were:

  • Lisa Fuchs MHA, RRT, CHWS, Omaha region.
  • Melissa Gulizia BS, RRT, Lincoln region.
  • Adam O’Brien, outstate Nebraska.
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AARC members get discount from Dansko

Dansko footwear is partnering with the AARC to offer a 20 percent discount on its footwear to AARC members. 

Members can shop for the footwear by signing in to the AARC’s members-only site:

Medical professionals choose Dansko for reliability and comfort. Dansko creates occupational footwear made from high-quality materials with exceptional features to help meet the demands of spending all day on your feet.

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