Hector Leon Garza, MD International Achievement Award
Sponsored by: American Respiratory Care Foundation (ARCF)
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.
|Application Deadline||June 1|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Other|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|