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2016 State Conference: Photos and winners

The NSRC’s 2016 State Conference had another fun and succesful meeting in Lincoln May 19-20 at the Holiday Inn Downtown.

Respiratory Therapist of the Year winners were Ashely Magall, Omaha; Heidi Dostal, Lincoln; and Danny VanRenken, outstate.

Student grants were awarded to Randi Sipp, Southeast Community College; Peter Chambers, Methodist College; Ahmed AlThobaiti, Immanuel/Midlands Hospitals; and Jordon Flynn, Metro Community College.

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Third telehealth session set for May 11

The third session in the 2016 Chronic Disease Management Across the Continuum of Care Series is scheduled for May 11. Registration deadline is May 6.

The series is sponsored by Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals, Community Asthma Education Initiative of Lincoln and the Nebraska Society for Respiratory Care.

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Vendor registration extended for 2016 conference

Registration has been extended until May 10 for vendors who wish to sponsor the NSRC 2016 State Conference, and display booths at the event.

The Great Plains Conference for Respiratory Care will take place May 18-20, with vendor days being May 18-19, at the Holiday Inn Downtown, 141 North 9th Street in Lincoln.

Vendors can register online to reserve their booths: https://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1810703.  A paper registration form is also available for those vendors who cannot register online.

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Elections open for NSRC board members

NSRC members can now vote online for 2016-2017 NSRC Board Members. Please use the electronic ballot at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2016NSRCElections to vote.

Members will need their active AARC number to complete their ballot.

This year, the board positions open for election include:
1. President-Elect.
2. Vice President Elect.
3. Secretary.
4. Director — Omaha Area.
5. Delegate.

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5K fun run/walk added to conference

A 5K fun run/walk has been added to this year’s agenda for the 2016 NSRC state conference in Lincoln.

Cost of the run/walk is $12. Those who want to participate can register for the event while registering online for the conference.They will a 2016 NSRC Conference T-shirt for participating.

Conference t-shirts can be pre-purchased online while registering. Cost is $15.

Events will kick off on May 18 with the NSRC Golf Scramble at Wilderness Ridge.

For more details and a printable agenda, click here.

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