Advanced Degree Scholarships  Packets Available for 2018

The Respiratory Care Society of Washington has scholarships funds available for AARC  members who are currently enrolled in Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctoral Programs. To receive an application packet please contact Toni Damato by February 15th at

RCSW Student Engagement Newsletter

By: Michael Davis I would like to start off by giving thanks to the Student Engagement Committee (SEC), the Respiratory Care Society of Washington (RCSW), the American Association of Respiratory Care (AARC), and the Delegates from the Washington State HOD: Greg Carter and Carl Hinkson. I was originally accepted to spend both days at the […]

RCSW at the 2017 Washington State Fair September 10-11th

  Are you interested in helping the RCSW promote better lung health? Do you like the Washington State Fair? The RCSW has been provided a health booth at the 2017 Washington State Fair in Puyallup, Wa.   We are presently seeking individuals from the Respiratory Care profession – therapists and students -to help organize and staff the booth! […]

Student Meet and Greet Thursday, March 23rd

The RCSW Student Engagement Committe Presents: Spring 2017 Student Meet and Greet Thursday March 23rd @6PM Come take a break from studies and have both an informative and fun night with us Come Network with professionals in the Respiratory Care Profession. Network with other students bowling, billiards, and karaoke Appetizers and wine will be served SEC […]

2017 Scholarship Packets Available

Did you know the Respiratory Care Society of Washington has multiple scholarships for Respiratory Care Practitioners and students? If you are a Respiratory Care Practitioner, a RCSW/AARC member, and enroled in a Bachelors, Masters or Doctoral Programs, please contact Bob Bonner at to receive a 2017 RCSW Scholarship Application. The scholarships will be awarded at the […]

RCSW Student Engagement Committee at the Great Strides Event

by Vince Longbucco at On Sunday, May 22nd, the RCSW Student Engagement Committee partnered with the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and volunteered at the Great Strides Event, held at Seattle Center near the Pacific Science Center. Great Strides provides a great opportunity for people within the community to get involved in a great cause, to find a […]

43rd Annual Conference Great hit with Students

by John Lane Posey at The 43rd annual RCSW conference had a great turn out this year in Spokane, Washington, with over 400 attendees.  As a respiratory student, I was surprised to find such a large amount of knowledge and experience all packed under one roof. A highlight for students was the student section on Tuesday. The […]

Student Meet and Greet Lots of Fun

by Linda Wilson, RCSW Puget Sound Chapter President, at   The Puget Sound Chapter and the Rainer Chapter teamed up to  host the first annul RCSW Meet and Greet! We want to thank Shannon Parker for getting this going and Vince Longbucco for getting folks signed up for the LUNG FORCE WALK and the CF WALK. Great turnout and […]