JANUARY 22, 2018
The Ackerly at Timberland
Deborah and Ron Threadgill, owners of Threadgill Memorial Services: "What Death in the 19th Century can Teach us About Death in the 21st Century and how That can Help us Better Serve our Senior Population"
FEBRUARY 16, 2018
Christy Turner, Dementia Sherpa: "Proactively Engaging 'Difficult' Families"
MARCH 19, 2018
Parkinson's Resources of Oregon
JJ Flenke, PhD: "Stay Active and Independent for LIfe"
APRIL 22, 2018
Meredith L. Williamson, attorney with NW Estate Law, LLC: "Medicaid for Long Term Care 2018 Update"
MAY 21, 2018
Providence Base Camp
James Beckerman, MD, Cardiologist at Providence Heart Institute: "Heart Disease -- Focus on Prevention"
JUNE 25, 2018
Matt Gannon, Alzheimer's Association Program Specialist: "Effective Communication Strategies"
JULY 23, 2018
Rose Schnitzer Manor
Robert Tysoe, Marketing Consultant & Trainer for Hearing Healthcare Marketing Company: "Negative Effects of Untreated Hearing Loss"
AUGUST 27, 2018
Carlos D. Romo, PhD: "The Psychology Behind ID Theft, Fraud, and other Scams"
SEPTEMBER 24, 2018
Providence Elderplace, Beaverton
Maureen C. Nash, MD: "Mental Health vs. Mental Illness: Stigma and Possible Steps Forward"
OCTOBER 22, 2018
Mt. Hood Adult Day Center
Evening Star End of Life Doula Services, LLC: "The Emergence of End-of-Life Doulas and the Power of a Vigil Plan"
NOVEMBER 12, 2018
Danielle Backus, PharmD, BCGP, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Pacific University School of Pharmacy: "Addressing Polypharmacy: Reducing the Risk of Falls"
DECEMBER 10, 2018
Hillsboro Community Senior Center
Host: Waterhouse Ridge Memory Care
For 2018 we return to the West Side Senior Centers of Hillsboro, Forest Grove, and North Plains as recipients