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October 23-29 Proclaimed Respiratory Care Week by London Mayor

20111025 - Respiratory Care Week Proclamation signing

London Mayor Troy Rudder signed a proclamation Friday, designating October 23-29 as Respiratory Care Week.

Somerset Community Colleges Respiratory Care program is based at the Laurel Campus and several faculty and students were on hand for the proclamation.

Pictured are (from left to right, first row): program coordinator Jess Hoskins; Mayor Troy Rudder; Health Sciences Academic Dean Nancy Powell; (second row) students Susan Bruner and Brandy Arthur; faculty members Cindy Fouts, Angie Mills and Jason Asher; student Arnold Claxton; (third row) students Kendall Jenkins, Joe Fouts, Dwayne Osborne, Dallas Collett and Jeff Steely.

Respiratory therapists are a vital part of the health care team. SCCs Respiratory Care program prepares graduates to provide and manage client care and to become leaders within the discipline of respiratory care. To find out more about the Respiratory Care program, contact Jess Hoskins at or by phone at (606) 878-4815.

Somerset Community College is a comprehensive two-year institution of higher education. SCC has campuses in Somerset and London, centers in Clinton, McCreary, Casey, and Russell Counties. The website is Call for admission and registration information toll free at 1-877-629-9722.