The Arkansas Society of Respiratory Care was established in 1962. Today there are over 500 members who have discovered the benefit of the professional society. The Arkansas Society of Respiratory Care is a chartered affiliate of the American Association for Respiratory Care.

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ASRC Awards & Scholarship Nominations 2014


To Submit online a Nomination for Educator of the Year Award 2014 <<Click Here>>

To Submit online a Nomination for Student Scholarship Award 2014 <<Click Here>>

To Submit online a Nomination for State Practitioner Award 2014 <<Click Here>>

To Submit online a Nomination for District Practitioner Award 2014 <<Click Here>>


<<Award Criteria- download form/nominate for the 2014 State/District ASRC Awards>>

<<Award Criteria- download form/nominate for 2014 Educator of Year Award>>

<<Award Criteria- download form/nominate for Student Scholarship Award 2014>>

email Student Scholarship and Educator Award nominations to: david.gibson@salinememorial.org

email State & District Practitioner Awards Nominations to: John.Lindsey@Mercy.Net

Dear ASRC Members,  

We hope you are all staying cool and enjoying the summer!  It is time to nominate respiratory care leaders for the 2015 Arkansas Society for Respiratory Care (ASRC) Board of Director offices.  Who do you know that is a natural leader and works each day with passion for the profession?  These are the folks that we are asking you to speak with and nominate for the offices that are posted below.

Serving in an ASRC position is a privilege and it helps you to see and to value the Respiratory Care profession in a way that is new and refreshing.  If you know someone who is willing to serve, please take a moment to click the link below and nominate them for an officer position.

Your ASRC Nomination and Elections Committee


Click the link above to nominate an ASRC member for one of the following offices:

·         President-Elect
·         Vice-President
·         Treasurer
·         Secretary
·         District 1 Vice-Chair
·         District 2 Vice-Chair
·         District 3 Vice-Chair
·         District 4 Vice-Chair

The deadline for Nominations is Friday, July 25th

Pictured above Sherry Barnhart RRT, BS receives the central district clinical practitioner of the year award!   This award recognizes Respiratory Therapists who have demonstrated clinical excellence.

Ffrom left to right:  Jennifer Parr, Cassandra Blanks, Mary Ann Winter Herring. 
2nd pic is Mr. Delbert McCutchen RN/EMT-A teaching about stroke prevention and treatment.

Kristin McFalls B.S. Shares her experiences of living and thriving with Cystic Fibrosis.

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The Arkansas Society for Respiratory Care would like to congratulate the following individuals for their continued support and leadership.

2014 ASRC Election Results:

President Elect – James Gooch
Vice President – Alan Clark
Secretary – Jeff Copeland
Treasurer – Janelle Smith
Delegate – Art Middleton
Central District Vice Chair – Mary Ann Winter-Herring
Northeast District Vice Chair – Janie Castro-Rios
Northwest District Vice Chair – Melina Kindred
South District Vice Chair – Chuck Burke

The ASRC mission is to provide effective leadership that promotes the Respiratory Care Profession and its skilled practitioners as leaders in the field of pulmonary medicine through patient, community and healthcare provider education.