Now accepting 2019 Award recipients!
We are now accepting your nominations to recognize the best and most deserving professionals. Below is a list of the awards, along with descriptions. Nominations are made through the below form. Awards will be presented at the NJSRC Annual Shore Conference. Nominations for the 2019 awards are open.
A. Gerald Shapiro Award
This prestigious award recognizes an individual of national prominence whose excellence and achievement have promoted respiratory care. It considers outstanding contributions by either a physician or other healthcare provider.
The PHILIPS Excellence Award
The Philips Excellence Award recognizes an NJSRC member who has contributed significantly to both the NJSRC and respiratory care profession. Specific areas of achievement should include scholarship and or academic contributions, periodical publications, research, leadership and voluntary efforts in the community involving the NJSRC.
Practitioner of the Year
This award recognizes a practitioner who demonstrates the extra commitment to their patients and who inspires and motivates other Respiratory Therapists. The practitioner must be working in a non-management capacity who provides the highest level of clinical practice. Recipient must be a NJSRC member.
Vendor of the Year Award
This award recognizes one company that actively supports respiratory care in the State of New Jersey by providing quality services, equipment or supplies, and that promotes and enhances professional development in the state.