Memorandum of Understanding between Manipal College of Health Professions, Manipal Academy of Higher Education and IARC.

On Friday, 21st October 2022 Manipal College of Health Professions (MCHP), Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), and the Indian Association of Respiratory Care (IARC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the development of Respiratory Therapy (RT) & Allied Health Sciences educational programs.

MoU Signed by Dr. Narayana Sbhahit. Hon. Registrar, MAHE, and the Hon. President of IARC, Dr. Jerry Paul in the presence of Dr. Arun G Maiya (Honorable Dean, MCHP)Dr. B Resmi, and Dr. Venkata Raja Aitha U (Associate Deans of MCHP), Mr. Sri Harsha Tatineni (Associate Vice President of IARC), Mr. Shareef N M (IARC EC Member for Karnataka State), Ms. Anjali Kotian (Treasurer-IARC) and Ms. Pratibha Todur (Incharge Head-Dept. of Respiratory Therapy-MCHP). A CME and Workshop "RESPICARE2022" was organized by the RC Department and MCHP as part of the formal MOU signing ceremony.

IARC Office

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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.