Each regional committee of IARC forms a statutory advisory body to promote the interests of the respiratory therapy community and its intellectual property in their specific region.Regional committees aiming to support the participation of Members in the Programme and governance of IARC. The Pune Regional Committee meets minimum 3 times in an year to formulate policies, provide oversight for regional programmes, hear progress reports and discuss updates from IARC central committee.It will consider, revise and endorse new initiatives from the members as per the regulations and directions of the IARC bylaws.It adopts resolutions of IARC, support and makes decisions applicable to the region and report periodically to the central office regarding the progress.

Committee Chair
Ms Madhuragauri Shevade

Mr Akash Sony

Committee Member
Ms.KrutikaMoreshwar Bharne
Pune, Maharashtra

Committee Member
Mr. NaikGaurav Anil
Pune, Maharashtra

Committee Member
Mr.Pranit Bansode
Pune, Maharashtra

In pursuit of this mission, our primary goals include:

  1. Foster the practice of Respiratory Therapy of high caliber, with compassion for the relief of suffering of those with a variety of respiratory ailments, within and outside the intensive care units.

  2. Promoting high quality formal training in institutions that have the necessary infrastructure.

  3. Facilitate continuing education by holding conferences, meetings, workshops etc. to hone the skills of the practicing Respiratory Therapists.

  4. Engage in advocacy for the promotion of the field of respiratory therapy within the medical fraternity, with the various governmental/statutory bodies and the public.

  5. Unite and enlist respiratory therapists of India as members of the association and solicit their support to achieve the objectives of the association.