Respiratory Care Week, observed in October andsponsored by the American Association for Respiratory Care, is an annual event that recognizes members of the respiratory care profession and promotes awareness of lung health issues and practices.
Respiratory Care Week takes place the last week in October. This event is held in October since the fall season is a time when patients suffering from lung disease are known to have difficulty breathing.
Respiratory Care Week Sponsor:
American Association for Respiratory Care
To learn more, visit http://www.aarc.org/resources/programs-projects/respiratory-care-week
The awareness color for Lung Disease is Pearl.