Honors and Awards

Professional Awards and Honors

  • Chosen as the 2006 National Honorary Member of the Lambda Beta Society, the National Honor society for Respiratory Care. (09/2006 - 09/2007)
  • Chosen as one of the first 38 Fellows in the American Association for Respiratory Care, (FAARC) Dec. 1999. (09/1999 - 09/2000)
  • 1973 Received: - Parker B. Francis Fellowship Award for a paper titled "The Bourdon Regulator", from the American Respiratory Therapy Foundation (ARTF). - 3-M Company Advanced Respiratory Therapy Scholarship for a paper titled "Controlling Oxygen Concentrations with an Ultrasonic Nebulizer", from the ARTF. - Bird Literary Award for the article titled Control of Inspired Oxygen Concentration and Addition of PEEP or CPAP, with the Bourns Pediatric Ventilator, published in Respiratory Care, 18:405, 1973. (09/1973 - 09/1974)

University Awards and Honors

  • Received the School of Allied Health Professions (SAHP) "Distinguished Service Award". Presented at the SAHP graduation ceremonies, June 14, 2009.  (09/2008 - 09/2009)
  • Chosen as the Alumnus of the Year for 2007 by the Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences, School of Allied Health Professions, Loma Linda University. April 21, 2007. (09/2006 - 09/2007)