JANUARY 23, 2017

Tuality Health Education Center

Daniel K. Friedman, MD:  "All Things Stroke Related - recognition of stroke symptoms, diagnostic process for evaluating stroke patients, insights on stroke treatment as well as primary and secondary prevention measures"

FEBRUARY 27, 2017

Pacifica Senior Living

Christy Turner - Dementia Sherpa "Proactively Engaging Difficult Families"

MARCH 20, 2017

EmpRes Hillsboro Health and Rehabilitation Center

Kristine Rabii, MSc is a Infection Preventionist for Tuality Healthcare:  "Avoiding C. difficile Infections: Basics and tips on infection prevention"

APRIL 24, 2017

Providence Willamette Falls

Diane Roberts BSN, PMHRN & Maria Shindler:  "Exploring Senior Mental Health Issues and Resources"

MAY 22, 2017

Rose Schnitzer Manor

Jan Karlen, Department of Human Services (DHS) & Sara Kofman, Public Policy Director, Alzheimer’s Association – Oregon Chapter:  "State Plan for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias in Oregon (SPADO) Update"

JUNE 26, 2017

Michael W. Miller, MD & Vantrang Nguyen, DO "Senior Addiction & Polypharmacy: Pitfalls of Drugs in the Aging Population"

JULY 24, 2017

MetroWest Ambulance

Meredith L. Williamson is an attorney with NW Estate Law, LLC:  "CEthics, Advocacy, and Older Adults"

AUGUST 28, 2017

Laurelhurst Village

Heather Balducci, LCSW, Social Worker & Karen Anderson, Support Group Volunteer Facilitator with Parkinson’s Resources of Oregon:  "Cognition and Community: Thinking changes in Parkinson’s, staying social, and why it all matters"

SEPTEMBER 25, 2017

Pacific University

Dr. Abbye Callender:  "Hearing Loss & the Elderly: Navigating Communication with Your Patient"

OCTOBER 23, 2017

Mt. Hood Adult Day Center

Nirmala Dhar:  "The Golden Years: Unique Risk Factors for Problem Gambling for Older Adults"

NOVEMBER 13, 2017

The Springs at Tanabourne

Gwen Dayton, JD  "Oregon Legislative Update"

DECEMBER 2017

Gladstone Senior Center

For 2017 we return to the east side Senior Centers of Gladstone, Molalla and Estacada as recipients.