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Join us February 9-10 for the 36th Annual High Country Conference

Jan 6, 2022 2:40:54 PM / by Brooke Kochanski

Agenda details have been posted for this virtual conference and registration is now open! #36HighCountry

After careful consideration, the 36th Annual High Country Conference on Respiratory Care will continue to be held virtually in 2022. The health and safety of our attendees, speakers, planning committee and staff remains our priority.

  • shutterstock_1704738664-1Provide up-to-date, patient-centered and evidence-based practices in respiratory care.
  • Explain the importance of respiratory therapists in improving patient outcomes and quality of life.
  • Discuss new treatments and advancements in technology associated with respiratory care.

February 9  -10, 2022
Virtual Conference

View the full agenda and choose to attend both days or just one or the other.

If you are attending BOTH DAYS of the conference on February 9 and 10, 2022 register here

$180 Two-day Registration Fee
$75 Student Two-day Registration Fee

If you are attending DAY 1 ONLY on February 9, 2022 register here

$100 Registration Fee for Single-day

If you are attending DAY 2 ONLY on February 10, 2022 register here

$100 Registration Fee for Single-day

We heard your feedback and will be offering up to 12.0 hours of credit for attending the full conference in 2022!





Renee Bartle, RRT
Clinical Lead, Intensive Care Nursery
Duke University Medical Center

Craig Black, PhD, RRT, FAARC
Professor Emeritus
University of Toledo

Ken Bishop, MS, MEP, CHEC
Emergency Management & Business Continuity
Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist

Christina Clarke, DBH, MS, HS-BCP
Continuing Medical Education Coordinator
Office of Continuing Medical Education / Northwest AHEC

Rima Jarrah, MD
Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Garry Kauffman, RRT, FAARC, MPA, FACHE
Kauffman Consulting, LLC

George Larsen, RRT/RCP
Center Manager
Lincare Holdings, Inc.

Hiren Mehta, MD
UNC REX Healthcare

Craig Rackley, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine

James Smoliga, DVM, PhD, FACSM
Professor of Physiology
Department of Physical Therapy
High Point University

Elizabeth Vaughan, MD
Natural Vitality Center


View full High Country Website Here


Read our blog post about the previous 35th Annual Conference - click here


Brooke Kochanski

Written by Brooke Kochanski

Marketing & Communications Specialist at Northwest AHEC

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