2020 PSRC Abstracts In Respiratory Care

Friday, October 2, 2020

2.0 hours of AARC approved
CRCE available!


This event will feature 5 different speakers who will be presenting 6 different research abstracts that have been completed in local hospitals.  Each topic will consist of a 15 minute presentation followed by 5 minutes of questions and answers.


12:00pm:  "Respiratory Care Student Readiness for the Clinical Phase of the Program"
Jackie Heisler PhD, RRT - Indiana University of PA

12:20pm:  "Ventilator Cleaning To Prevent Harm in a Pediatric Hospital"
Leane Soorikian BS, RRT-NPS - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

12:40pm:  "Reducing Arterial Blood Gas Measurements in the Intensive Care Unit"
Ken Miller MSEd, RRT-ACCS, NPS, AE-C, FAARC - Lehigh Valley Hospital

1:00pm:  "Improving the Proper Setting of Ventilator Alarms via Increased Education and Accountability"
Ken Miller MSEd, RRT-ACCS, NPS, AE-C, FAARC- Lehigh Valley Hospital

1:20pm:  "Evaluation of Respiratory Therapy Extender (RTE) Comfort with Mechanical Ventilation during COVID-19"
Karsten Roberts BS, RRT-ACCS - Hospital of the Unviersity of PA

1:40pm:  "Practice of Respiratory Therapists in Pennsylvania: A Statewide Survey"
Natalie Napolitano MPH, RRT-NPS, FAARC


Registration Fee:  $10.00 - CLICK HERE to register

Free registration for current AARC member (with expiration date after 10/31/20 or later) - CLICK HERE

For more information or questions regarding this event, send an email to ExecutiveDirector@psrc.net