NSRC members can save the date for the spring conference. It will be held May 11 and May 12, 2023 at the Younes Conference Center at the Holiday Inn in Kearney, NE. Sessions will run from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. CST on May 11, and 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. CST on May 12.
"Empowering Our Teams: Engage, Learn, Grow, Dream, Lead" is the theme for the conference.
Registration is now open for the NSRC's 2022 state conference scheduled for April 26-27. Sessions will run from 1 to 5 p.m. each day.
"We’re super upset that we have had to cancel an in-person conference due to COVID-19," said NSRC President Heather Nichols. "So instead, we look forward to offering you the same vibrant programming and opportunities to reflect and connect over the emerging and salient topics in respiratory care."
The NSRC State Conference for 2022 is scheduled for April 26-27. Sessions will run from 1 to 5 p.m. each day.
"With COVID and staffing shortages once again ravaging respiratory departments statewide, the NSRC educational conference must once again pivot," said NSRC President Heather Nichols.
In light of the ongoing pandemic, the NSRC is moving its annual spring conference for 2021 to fall this year. It will be an in-person conference, with the option to attend virtually.
"This decision was based on the feedback we received from a poll on Facebook," said Jill Sands, NSRC President. "We appreciate everyone’s input."
NSRC members should Save the Dates for the upcoming NSRC State Conference. The event is planned for April 22-24 at the newly renovated Holiday Inn in Kearney.
Garry W. Kauffman, RRT, FAARC, MPA, FACHL will be the keynote speaker. Garry owns and operates his own consulting firm, Kauffman Consulting LLC, helping respiratory therapy leaders improve their services and health systems.