September 2017 SPIN Meeting: Hearing Loss & the Elderly: Navigating Communication with Your Pati
Date: September 25, 2017
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm
190 SE 8th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123.
Building 2, Meeting Room 170 (first floor, enter and follow the signs to 170 on first floor)
Parking in building 3.
Topic: Hearing Loss & the Elderly: Navigating Communication with Your Patient will focus on implementing proven communication strategies to engage, bond with and care for the elderly hearing-impaired patient
Dr. Abbye Callender received her AuD from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, TX. Upon graduation she has worked tirelessly to help people hear better. In her career of nearly 15 years, she has worked with patients in her native New Mexico, Colorado and is now Clinic Director at the Pacific EarClinic in Hillsboro, Oregon. Her ultimate passion is to help foster the next generation of audiologists— they have an exciting career ahead of them! She lives in Beaverton with her husband, young son and their two rescue pups.
Pacific University School of Audiology offers an innovative and accelerated three-year professional curriculum leading to the doctor of audiology (AuD) degree. As part of Pacific University's renowned College of Health Professions, the School of Audiology focuses on teaching and evidence-based clinical practice in an interprofessional and highly collegial health professions learning environment. The school also offers audiologic services in its on-campus Pacific EarClinic, enhancing the student experiences while also serving and supporting the community.
Parking is free and plentiful in the Intermodal Parking Facility, building 3 on the Hillsboro Campus Map. Enter the ITF classroom from SE Baseline, between SE 7th and SE 8th Avenues.