Senior Provider Information Network (SPIN-Portland)

September 25, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
Pacific University – ITF classroom
711 Baseline Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123

The Senior Provider Information Network (SPIN) is dedicated to providing quality continuing education and networking opportunities to senior healthcare professionals and offers Education and Networking. Topics/Speakers are CEU accredited.

September 25, 3pm

Location: Pacific University – ITF classroom
Address: 711 SE Baseline, Hillsboro, OR 97123

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.

Speaker: 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.

Host: 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.

We are planning meeting locations and speakers for 2018. Please let a SPIN board member know if you have a topic, speaker idea or want to host a meeting.


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