• Differences in Sex and Running Ability Influence Declines in Marathon Performance, Study FindsA person’s sex and running ability play a role in the decline of their performance in marathons as they get older, according to a Georgia State University study. “We found that marathon performance decline begins at about 35 years old,” said Dr. Gerald Zavorsky, lead author of the study and associate professor in the Department… more »
  • IPE Coordinator AppointedChip Zimmerman, clinical assistant professor of respiratory therapy, has been appointed interprofessional education coordinator (IPE) for the Lewis School. He has been active in the school’s IPE efforts since the initial team of faculty formed in 2012, and he first presented professionally on this topic five years ago. That team brought together students from nursing,… more »

TEAS Allied Health Exam required for admission for fall 2016

Respiratory Therapy is now requiring undergraduate applicants to take the TEAS Allied Health (formally known as the Hobet). This fall testing will be held at Georgia State University and it will be a computerized proctored test for those applying to the program for 2016.  View TEAS exam information here.


The Department of Respiratory Therapy, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia holds Full Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

The Department of Respiratory Therapy, Georgia State University, Atlanta, was awarded in 2013 and 2014 the Distinguished Registered Respiratory Therapist Credentialing Success by CoARC in recognition of the program’s success in inspiring its graduates to achieve their highest educational and professional aspirations.

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Atlanta, GA 30302-4019
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