What Does It Mean to be Self-Regulated?

Respiratory Therapy in Manitoba is a self-regulated health profession.  What does that mean?  Click here to have that exact question answered and to view the 2014 AGM presentation by Rhonda Lorch of Lorch and Associates.

College of Rehabilitation Sciences Endowment Fund 2015 Competition

Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 College of Rehabilitation Sciences Endowment Fund Competition.  For full details and the application form, please click here.

The 2014 Canadian Critical Care Forum will take place in Toronto October 29 – November 1, 2014. This forum showcases cutting edge research and is an opportunity to share new ideas with researchers and clinicians interested in the care of critically ill patients.  For more information  on the CCCF please click on this link, .  For the call for abstracts please click on this link,

For an update on MARRT Board activity over the past few months, please click here .

Attention all Registered Respiratory Therapists, for information on professional general liabilty insurance and an explanation of why it is important please click here,

To see how MARRT members celebrated RT Week, click here.

Don't miss the 6th Annual Ottawa Conference: State of the Art Clinical Approaches to Smoking Cessation , taking place during National Non-Smoking Week on January 24th and 25th, 2014 .  Visit for details.


For general enquiries and direction, or more information about the profession, contact us at the MARRT Office.

MARRT is Manitoba's professional and licensing body that is governed by The Registered Respiratory Therapists Act C.C.S.M. c. R115. , while functioning within the Registered Respiratory Therapists Regulation 342/88R and the Manitoba Association of Registered Respiratory Therapists By-Laws. To practice as a Registered Respiratory Therapist within Manitoba one must be a licensed member of MARRT. MARRT's current membership stands at 314 active practicing individuals.

For information related to license eligibility, registration procedure with MARRT, license application and renewals, the continuing competency process, and MARRT policy and legislation, contact Shane McDonald the MARRT Registrar.