[dropcap]C[/dropcap]hicago, IL – On May 27-29, 2015, in Oak Brook Terrace, The Illinois Society for Respiratory Care (ISRC) held its 47th Annual Conference and Exhibition, where respiratory care practitioners and other healthcare providers gathered for three days of educational experiences, competitions, exhibits and networking.
This year, St. Augustine College student Ashley Molina, a 5th semester respiratory student, won first prize in ISRC’s House of Delegates (HOD) Presentation Competition. The achievement will permit Ashley to represent ISRC in the American Association of Respiratory Care (AARC) conference in Phoenix, Ariz. or Florida.
“We are proud of Ashley’s achievement in this prestigious competition. We also congratulate the staff in our Respiratory Therapy Department for creating the supportive educational environment to prepare Ashley for this endeavor,” stated Andrew C. Sund, Ph.D., president of St. Augustine College.