2013 Conference Calendar


American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
San Antonio
February 22-26
Visit: annualmeeting.aaaai.org/

COPD Foundation – COPD8USA Conference
Hilton Chicago
Chicago, IL
June 14-15
Visit: http://www.copdconferenceusa.org/

NAMDRC Annual Meeting and Education Conference
US Grant Hotel
San Diego, CA
March 21-23
Visit: http://www.namdrc.org/36th-annual-meeting

MedTrade Spring
Mandalay Bay Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV
March 19-21
Visit: http://www.medtrade.com/medtrade-spring/

American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, MN
May 4-8
Visit: http://aats.org/annualmeeting/
Contact: (978) 927-8330

American Thoracic Society International Conference
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia, PA
May 17-22
Visit: conference.thoracic.org/
Contact: (212) 315-8600

SLEEP 2013 Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies
Baltimore, MD
June 1-5
Visit: http://www.sleepmeeting.org/

American Association for Respiratory Care Summer Forum
Orlando, FL
July 15-17
Visit: www.aarc.org/education/meetings/
Contact: [email protected]

Association of Asthma Educators
Francis Marion Hotel
Charleston, SC
August 2-4
Visit: http://www.asthmaeducators.org/conference
Contact: (888) 988-7747

American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
October 3-5
Contact: [email protected]

American College of Chest Physicians CHEST 2011
Chicago, IL
October 26-31
Visit: http://2012.accpmeeting.org/chest-2013
Contact: (847) 498-1400

American Association for Respiratory Care International Respiratory Congress
Anaheim, CA
November 16-19
Visit: www.aarc.org/education/meetings/
Contact: [email protected]

American Association of Sleep Technologists
Hilton Baltimore Hotel
Baltimore, MD
June 2-4
Visit: http://www.aastweb.org/AnnualMeeting/

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Hilton Baltimore Hotel
Baltimore, MD
November 7-11
Visit: http://www.acaai.org/Pages/default.aspx
Contact: [email protected]

National Sleep Foundation’s Sleep Health & Safety 2012
Gaylord National Harbor
Washington, DC
March 1-2
Visit: http://www.sleepfoundation.org/event/sleep-health-safety-2013


Alabama Society for Respiratory Care Annual Meeting
Birmingham Marriott
Birmingham, AL
March 4-5
Visit: www.alsrc.org/

Alabama Association for Sleep Professionals’ Fall Sleep Conference
UAB Highlands Auditorium
Birmingham, AL
November 2
Visit: www.aasp.us/
Contact: [email protected]

45th Annual AzSRC Conference
The Prescott Resort
Prescott, AZ
August 13-15
Visit: www.azsrc.org/

Arizona Sleep Society Annual Meeting
Gateway Community College
Phoenix, AZ
October 19
Visit: http://azsleepsociety.com/Annual_Meeting.php
Contact: [email protected]


Society for Respiratory Care 42th Annual State Meeting
Austin Hotel and Hot Springs Convention Center
Hot Spring, AZ
September 25-27
Visit: http://www.arksrc.org/
: [email protected]

CSRC 43rd Annual Convention
Bahia Resort Mission Bay
San Diego, CA
May 6-8
Visit: http://www.csrc.org/

California Sleep Society Annual Conference
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Foster City, CA
October 12-13
Visit: http://www.casleepsociety.net/members/Conferences.aspx
Contact: [email protected]

Colorado Society for Respiratory Care Conference
Vail Marriott Mountain Resort and Spa
Vail, CO
May 1-3
Visit: http://colosrc.org/events/2013-csrc-state-conference

Colorado Society for Respiratory Care Conference
Longs Peak Conference Center
Loveland, CO
September 12
Visit: http://colosrc.org/events/2011-northern-chapter-symposium


Connecticut Society for Respiratory Care Super Symposium XXXI
April 30-May1
Visit: http://www.ctsrc.org/
Contact: [email protected]

Northeast Sleep Society SleeplessNESS & Society 2013
Trumbull Marriott Merritt Parkway
Trumbull, CT
April 5-6
Visit: http://www.northeastsleep.org/index.htmlContact
Contact: Erin Fletcher, (800) 328-2308, email:[email protected]

Delaware Society for Respiratory Care
2013 Trends in Respiratory Care Conference
Oct. 24, 2013; 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Executive Banquet & Conference Center, Newark, DE
Visit: www.delawarelung.org

Florida Society for Respiratory Care Sunshine Seminar
Hilton Daytona Beach
February 28 – March 1
Visit: http://www.fsrc.org/events.php
Contact: [email protected]

Florida Society for Respiratory Care Space Coast Conference
Cocoa Beach
April 18-19
Visit: fsrc.org
Contact: [email protected]

Inaugural Florida Sleep Conference
Juniper Medical Center Raso Education Building
Juniper, Fl
October 13
Visit: flsleep.org
Contact: (407) 517-8129, [email protected]

GSRC 2011 Winter Convention
Marriott Macon City Center Hotel
Macon, GA
February 8
Visit: http://www.gasrc.org/
Contact: [email protected]

GSRC Annual Summer Meeting
The DeSoto Hilton
Savannah, GA
July 25-27
Visit: http://www.gasrc.org/
Contact: [email protected]

Georgia Association of Sleep Professionals 4th Annual Meeting
Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel & Convention Center
Atlanta, GA
April 20
Visit: www.gasleep.org/Activities.htm

Hawaii Society for Respiratory Care Annual Conference
Ala Moana Hotel
Honolulu, HI
September 17-18
Visit: http://www.hawaiircps.org/state-conference/

Network of Asia Pacific Sleep Technologists (NAPST) Sleep Technology Conference
Radisson Blu Cebu Hotel
Cebu City, Philippines
September 28-29
Visit: http://napss.org/

Idaho Society for Respiratory Care Annual Education Conference
Boise Hotel and Conference Center
Boise ID
April 4-5
Visit: http://www.idasrc.org/MeetingsEvents.html
Contact: [email protected]

Illinois Society for Respiratory Care – Always a Winning Hand
Drury Lane Conference Center
Oak Brook, IL
May 29-31
Visit: www.isrc.org/
Contact: Audrea Hardwicks-Williams, 773-827-5855


39th Indiana Society for Respiratory Care Annual Fall Seminar
Wyndham Indianapolis West
Indianapolis, IN
October 3-4
Visit: http://www.in-isrc.org/calendar.html
Contact: [email protected]

Indiana Sleep Society Summit
Ritz Charles
Carmel, IN
August 23
Visit: http://www.indianasleep.com/
Contact: [email protected]


IASRC Lung Conference
West Des Moines Marriott Hotel
Des Moines, IA
April 25-26
Visit: http://www.iasrc.org/index.php/news-a-events/iasrc-conference

Iowa Sleep Society Conference
UnityPoint Health
Des Moines, Iowa
August 23
Visit: http://www.iasleepsociety.org/
Contact: [email protected]


Kansas Respiratory Care Society’s 36th Annual State Education Seminar
Marriott Hotel
Wichita, KS
April 10-12
Visit: www.krcs.org/

Kansas Respiratory Care Society’s MSRC-KRCS Annual Seminar
KCI Expo Hall
February 22
Visit: www.krcs.org/


15th Annual Sleep Medicine Focus: Occupational Sleep Medicine Conference
Marriott East
Louisville, KY
October 11-12
Visit: www.kyss.org/

Louisiana Academy of Sleep Medicine 2013 Meeting
Sai Covention Center Baymont Inn & Suties
Alexandria, LA
November 1-2
Visit: http://lasmnet.org/

22th Annual Current Trends In Healthcare Conference
Hilton Garden Inn
Bangor, ME
April 11
Visit: http://www.stjoeshealing.org/

Maine Society for Respiratory Care – The Maine Event
Hollywood Casino
Bangor, ME
May 15 – 16
Visit: http://www.mesrc.org/The_Maine_Event.php

Maine Sleep Society Conference
Clarion Hotel
Portland, ME
March 8
Visit: http://www.mainesleepsociety.com/


Maryland Sleep Society Second Annual CEU Conference
Sheppard Pratt Conference Center
April 19-20
Visit: http://www.marylandsleepsociety.com/
Contact: [email protected]


MSRC 36th Annual Meeting

Sturbridge Host Hotel & Conference Center
Sturbridge, MA
September 25-26
Visit: www.msrcol.org/AnnualMeeting.htm

New England Polysomnographic Society’s 10th Annual Conference
Courtyard Nashua
Nashua, NH
September 12-13
Visit: http://www.nepolysomnographic.com/


MSRC Spring Conference
Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites
Kalamazoo, MI
April 8-10
Visit: www.michiganrc.org/events/spring-conference

MSRC Fall Conference
Bavarian Inn & Conference Center
Frankenmuth, Michigan
October 3-4
Visit: www.michiganrc.org/events
Contact: 866-989-MSRC (6772)

North West Ohio & South East Michigan Sleep Society Annual Conference
Hilton Garden Inn at Levis Commons
Perrysburg, Ohio
May 3-4
Visit: http://www.nwosemsleep.org/


Minnesota Sleep Society 4th Annual Meeting
University of Minnesota
Continuing Education and Conference Center
St. Paul, MN
September 21
Visit: http://www.mnsleep.org/

Mississippi Society for Respiratory Care Annual State Conference
Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum
Jackson, MS
October 25
Visit: http://msrcweb.com/Educational_Events.html

TriState Respiratory Care Conference
Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
Biloxi, MS
July 24-26
Visit: http://www.tsrcc.net/
Contact: [email protected]

Mississippi Sleep Society Winter Conference
Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum
Jackson, MS
February 13
Visit: http://www.mssleepsociety.com/news_events.html
Contact: Jerry L. McDonald, RPSGT at [email protected]; (601) 519-1935


Missouri Society for Respiratory Care 40th Annual Meeting
Lodge of the Four Season Resort
Lake of the Ozarks, MO
May 1-3
Visit: http://www.mosrc.com/conference_info.htm


2013 Montana State Respiratory Conference
Red Lion Hotel
Kalispell, MT
April 24-26
Visit: www.msrcmt.com/conventionpage.html

Montana Regional Sleep Seminar
Mansfield Health Education Center
Billings, MT
September 12-13
Visit: montanasleepsociety.web.officelive.com/default.aspx
Contact: [email protected]

Nebraska Society for Respiratory Care Great Plains Conference
May 15-17
Ramada Conference Center
Kearney, NE
Visit: http://www.nsrc-online.org

Nevada Society for Respiratory Care State Meeting
April 23-24
Tuscany Suites and Casino
Las Vegas, NV
Visit: http://www.nsrc.us/
Contact: Bonnie Weaver, [email protected]

New Mexico
New Mexico Society for Respiratory Care Winterfest
Ruidoso Convention Center
Ruidoso, NM
January 17-18
Visit: www.nmsrc.org/events.html
Contact: Roger Willcoxen, RRT, 575-317-1253, [email protected]

New York

New York State Society for Respiratory Care Annual Conference
Visit: nyssrc.com

North Carolina

NCSRC Annual Meeting
Hilton Wilmington Riverside
Wilmington, NC
September 24-27
Visit: www.ncsrc.org/4_meetings.shtml
Contact: [email protected]

Carolina Sleep Society Spring Conference
Marina Inn at Grand Dunes
Myrtle Beach, SC
May 9-10
Visit: www.carolinasleepsociety.org/new/springmeeting.htm

North Dakota
North Dakota Society for Respiratory Care Convention
Ramada Plaza Suites
Fargo, ND
April 15-16
Visit: http://www.ndsrc.org/index.php?page=seminars-conferences%20%20Contact
Contact: [email protected]


Oklahoma Society for Respiratory Care Summer/Fall Seminar
Summer Seminar: Firelake Grand Casino
Shawnee, OK
June 13-14
Fall Seminar: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Tulsa, OK
October 2-3
Visit: http://www.okrespiratorycare.org/


Pacific Northwest Respiratory Care Conference
Holiday Inn Portland South
Wilsonville, OR
February 5-6, 2014
Visit: http://osrcnw.org/

Pacific Northwest Sleep Biennial Meeting
Skamania Lodge
Stevenson, WA
March 15-17
Visit: http://www.pnsleep.net/


Pennsylvania Society for Respiratory Care Eastern Regional Conference
Radisson Valley Forge Hotel
King of Prussia
April 18-19
Visit: http://www.psrc.net/ContinuingEducation.htm
Contact:Tom Lamphere, 215-687-2904, [email protected]

Pennsylvania Society for Respiratory Care Western Regional Conference
Four Points by Sheraton – Pittsburgh
North Mars, PA
September 26-27
Visit: http://www.psrc.net/
Contact: [email protected]

Pennsylvania Sleep Society Annual Meeting
Hershey, Pennsylvania
May 4
Visit: http://www.pasleep.org/pages/annualmeeting.html
Contact: [email protected]

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Society for Respiratory Care
Newport Marriot
March 26-27
Visit: risrc.org
Contact: [email protected] or [email protected]

South Carolina
South Carolina Society for Respiratory Care 42th Annual Conference
Myrtle Beach Hilton Resort
Myrtle Beach, SC
September 3-6
Visit: http://www.scsrc.org/

South Dakota

South Dakota Society for Respiratory Care Annual Meeting and Conference
Holiday Inn – City Centre
Sioux Falls, SD
September 17-18
Visit: http://www.sdsrc.org/

Tennessee Society for Respiratory Care 2013 Annual State Convention & Exhibition
Visit: tntsrc.org

Tennessee Sleep Society 2011 Annual Conference and Business Meeting
Inn at Opryland, A Gaylord Hotel (formerly the Radisson Opryland)
Nashville, TN
October 4
Visit: http://www.tnsleep.net/home.html


Texas Society for Respiratory Care Annual Convention & Exhibition
Crowne Plaza
San Antonio, TX
May 28-30 2014
Visit: http://www.tsrc.org/
Contact: [email protected]

Southern Sleep Society 35th Annual Meeting
Hyatt Regency Dallas Hotel
Dallas, TX
March 7-10
Visit: http://www.southernsleepsociety.org/
Contact: Marietta Bibbs, Meeting Coordinator, [email protected]

TSRC Beaumont District – Southeast Texas Respiratory Symposium
CHRISTUSHospital Outpatient Pavilion
Beaumont, TX
January 17-18
Visit: https://tsrc.ipower.com/event_V2.asp?id=112

TSRC Southwest Region Annual Winter Forum
Sierra Providence East Medical Center
El Paso, TX
December 7
Visit: https://tsrc.ipower.com/event_V2.asp?id=110


Utah Society for Respiratory Care Annual Conference & Exhibition
Weber State University
Ogden, UT
April 11-12
Visit: www.utahsrc.org/newsandevents.html
Contact: [email protected]

Virginia Society for Respiratory Care 36th Annual Symposium By The Sea
Sheraton Oceanfront Hotel Virginia Beach, VA
May 20-22
Visit: http://vsrc.org/go/events
Contact: Pam Niblett, [email protected]

Virginia Society for Respiratory Care Capital City Symposium
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, Parham Road Campus
Richmond, VA
August 9
Visit: http://vsrc.org/go/events
Contact: Ken Ours, [email protected]

Virginia Society for Respiratory Care Pediatric/Neonatal Conference
Carl B. Silver Health Center, Mary Washington Hospital
Fredericksburg, VA
September 27
Visit: http://vsrc.org/go/events
Contact: Tabatha Dragonberry, [email protected]

Virginia Society for Respiratory Care Mountain Air Symposium
The Inn at Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA
***DATE TBA***
Visit: http://vsrc.org/go/events
Contact: Cam McLaughlin, [email protected]

3rd Annual Virginia Academy of Sleep Medicine Meeting
Hilton Richmond Hotel
Richmond, VA
November 15
Visit: www.vasleepmedicine.com/calendar/calendar.htm


Thoracic Society Chest Conference and Winter Lung Days
Enzian Inn
Leavenworth, WA
January 11-13
Visit: www.rcsw.org/cal.htm

West Virginia

West Virginia Sleep Society
Oglebay Resort & Conference Center
Wheeling, WV
September 20-21
Contact: Martha DiGiovine at [email protected]; (304) 598-4770


North Regional Respiratory Care Conference
Kalahari Resort Wisconsin
April 29 – May 1
Visit: http://www.wsrconline.org/


Wyoming Society for Respiratory Care State Conference
September 26-28
Visit: www.wysrc.org/events.asp

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