Hector Leon Garza, MD International Achievement Award

Applicant must exemplify a dedication to the advancement of safe, effective, and ethical practice of respiratory care in their home country and at the International level; promote the clinical practice and educational development of high quality respiratory outcomes; use evidence based standards of respiratory care appropriate to the special needs and resources of individual nations; facilite interdisciplinary communication regarding respiratory care between allied health professions, the medical specialties, nursing, service companies, and health care industry; encourage the creation and growth of related respiratory care organizations in their home country and internationally; enhance respiratory health promotion, disease prevention and rehabilitation for patients, care givers, and the general public as appropriate in their home country and internationally. Award includes crystal sculpture, coach airfare, one night lodging and registration for the AARC Congress.


Deadline: June 1

Award type: Other

Award coverage: Other

Awarded anualy:
Unlimited awards:
Repay required:


Major: Respiratory Care, Respiratory Therapy Technician

Interests: Research, Lung/respiratory Disease

Organization: American Association For Respiratory Care

Contact Information

April Lynch
ARCF Coordinator
9425 North MacArthur Boulevard, Suite 100 Irving, TX 75063-4706 United States
Phone: (972) 243-2272
Fax: (972) 484-2720