AARC Good Press: Members in the News | September 2018

 Published: September 5, 2018

By: Heather Willden


Good Press: Paige Brown Kelly, MS, RRT
Paige Brown Kelly, MS, RRT
Good Press: Joe Garcia, RCP, RRT
Joe Garcia, RCP, RRT
Good Press: Amy Witschey, BSRT, RRT
Amy Witschey, BSRT, RRT
Good Press: Maureen Welch, RRT, RRT-NPS
Maureen Welch, RRT, RRT-NPS

Paige Brown Kelly, MS, RRT, was featured in a FOX KTVU broadcast discussing the air quality concerns created by local wildfires. Learn more at the KTVU website. She was also featured on ABC7 News discussing the health issues about vaping.

Joe Garcia, RCP, RRT, Director of Respiratory Services at Doctors Medical Center in Modesto, CA, was featured in a Fox 40 broadcast discussing the air quality impact on respiratory conditions. Read more at the Fox 40 website.

Stanly Community College (SCC) in North Carolina received the Distinguished Registered Respiratory Therapist Credentialing Success Award from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC). Tina Harper, M.A.Ed., RRT, SCC program director, and Amy Witschey, BSRT, RRT, SCC director of clinical education, accepted the award on the school’s behalf at the annual AARC Summer Forum. Read the Stanly News & Press article.

Maureen Welch, RRT, RRT-NPS, discusses the variety of respiratory ailments in a Mohave Valley Daily News article. Read the story at their website.

Jerry Alewine, EdD, RRT, was named the 2018 Leadership Practitioner of the Year by the South Carolina Society for Respiratory Care (SCSRC). Dr. Alewine received this honor for his work in elevating the respiratory care profession in a clinical, education, and leadership role. Read More in the Columbia Business Monthly article.

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