And the CTSRC


The 11th Annual Fall Conference

Approaches to Weaning from Mechanical Ventilation in the Acute and Sub-Acute Care Setting

Wednesday, Sept 26, 2018

Registration begins 4:15 PM

Conference 5-8 PM

Naugatuck Valley Community College

Founders Hall/Center for Health Sciences, Room F 101

A light supper and beverages will be provided

Space is limited so register early!


Who Should Attend?

This seminar is for new and currently practicing respiratory therapists, students, clinical instructors, and managers. The seminar will include a presentation on current waining practices in both the acute care and sub acute care areas.

Food drive for Connecticut Community Colleges’ student food banks

receive a raffle ticket for each non perishable food item or $1.00 a ticket donation

Raffle baskets donated by:

FA Davis Company

Kimberly Morin, Educational Consultant for New England

Cengage Learning

Craig Sekowski, Learning Consultant/Trade, Skills & Global Engineering

Independence, KY


Bridgette Wong-Stewart, Educational Solutions Consultant

A special thank you to Naugatuck Valley Community College for hosting the 2018 Fall Conference


4:15- 5:15 pm Registration

5:15- 5:30 pm Welcome

5:30 – 6:30 pm Weaning in Acute Care

6:30 – 7:00 pm Dinner

7:00 – 8:00 pm Weaning in Subacute Care

Directions and Parking

Naugatuck Valley Community College

750 Chase Parkway

Waterbury, CT 06708

Parking is free.


Amy Ahasic MD, MPH, FCCP, ATSF

Chief Section of Pulmonary Medicine & Critical Care Medicine

Norwalk Hospital

Brett Gerstenharber MD

Medical Director of Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Pulmonary Consultant

Gaylord Hospital

Credit for Continuing Education Units (CRCE’s) has been submitted to the American Association for Respiratory Care for the participant to receive a maximum of 2 CRCE’s.

If you need a printed brochure of the program, please click here to print your copy.

Register Now!