SPIN – Portland

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. SPIN meetings are held every month from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Visit website for meeting details each month. Topics/Speakers are CEU accredited. To confirm CEU accreditation for your discipline, please contact Katie O’Toole or Lauren Culwell.


Next Meeting

June 24, 3pm
Location:  MorningStar Laurelhurst
Address: 3140 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97232
Speaker:  Brandy Penner, Elder Pride Services Program Manager, Friendly House
Topic:  “LGBTQ+ Older Adult Issues and Experiences”

Future Meetings

July 22, 2024
Speaker:  Ascent Healthcare, NP
Topic:  “Empowering Caregivers: Tools for Addressing Behavioral Challenges in Dementia”
Location:  Ascent Healthcare
Address: 6800 SW 105th Ave #206, Beaverton, OR 97008

July 7, 6:30 PM (Special Event)
Address: 1726 Washington St, Oregon City, OR 97045

​August 26, 2024

Speaker:  Rachel French, Hygienist, Neighborhood Health Center (NHC)
Topic:  Dental Care for Seniors
Location:  Oddfellows, Holgate Center
Address: 3320 SE Holgate Blvd., Portland, OR 97202

September 23, 3pm

October 28, 3pm 

November 11, 3pm
Speaker:  Alexis Baker, MT-BC, CDP, founder of Bridgetown Music Therapy
Topic:  “Differentiating Between Music Therapy, Music Education and Music Entertainment”

December 9, 3pm
Holiday Giving Event
Holiday Giving Gathering Recipients: WESTSIDE SENIOR CENTERS