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September 1, 2017

The 11th Intercoastal Respiratory Therapy and Critical Care Assembly Shaanxi Province, Xi’an, China

By Jerome M. Sullivan, PhD, RRT, FAARC The 11th Intercoastal Respiratory Therapy and Critical Care Assembly convened August 11-12, 2017, at the First Affiliated Hospital of […]
June 20, 2017

President’s Message: International Respiratory Care Community Pays Tribute to John W. Walsh, a Change Agent Among Patients, Researchers, and Clinicians

By Jerome Sullivan, PhD, RRT, FAARC Members of the International Council for Respiratory Care (ICRC) and colleagues in many countries around the world have come together […]
June 10, 2017

Institutional Profile: The Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China

Huiqing Ge, Msc, Respiratory Therapy Department Head, Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital School of Medicine, Zhejiang University The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) General Hospital is […]
June 1, 2017

International Education Recognition System: Quality Initiative Continues to Thrive

By Hassan Alorainy, BsRC, RRT, FAARC, Senior Member, ICRC Executive Committee, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia The establishment of the International Education Recognition System (IERS) was ultimately motivated […]
March 25, 2017

China-Japan Friendship Hospital Team Visits U.S. for Respiratory Care Education Exchange Program

By Jerome M. Sullivan, PhD, RRT, FAARC Four members of the China-Japan Friendship Hospital (CJFH) staff completed a two-city exchange program for respiratory care training, education, […]
March 20, 2017

Congratulations! Sultanate of Oman Celebrates First Respiratory Care Week

By Khalsa Al Siyabi, Senior Respiratory Therapist, Royal Hospital, Head of Respiratory Services, Ministry of Health, Oman After development and evolution spanning more than 20 years, […]