Conferences - Meetings - Community

Biannual Conferences 2020

Part of OSRAA's mission is providing education to the general public, healthcare partners, and our members. We host two educational conferences per year.

Fall Conference 

The conference will be via Zoom over several days

November 12, 2020

9:00 am -10:30

Andrea McBeth, ND, Owner and Practitioner, Flora Medicine, 

Topic: Fecal Transplant for treatment of CDiff


Dr. Bill Dronkowski and Tracy Villarreal, Care Partners Hospice

Topic: Voluntary Stop Eating and Drinking

2:00 pm -3:30

Nirmala Dhar, LCSW, Clackamas County

Topic: Sex & Sexuality in Long Term Care

November 17


Meredith Williamson, JD , NW Estate Law

Topic: Income Cap Trust


Deborah Threadgill, Threadgill Memorial

Topic: End of Life and Death Doula

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Monthly Member Meetings

2nd Friday of each month. Members only. Meeting locations rotate each month to various senior living communities in the Portland Metro area. Members located outside the area can attend by conference call.

Next Member Meeting

General Meeting October 9, 2020

Business Members and Guests invited to attend

Christy Turner, Dementia Sherpa will speak to the group on Placing folks with less usual diagnoses- OEU accredited

Via Zoom Meetings

9:00 - 11:00

Contact Liz Fischer for Zoom log in information

Quarterly Open General Meetings

Open to members, business members, and prospective members. General meetings are held on the first month of every quarter. (January, April, July, October)

Next Quarterly Open General Meeting

Friday, January 8, 2021

Special speaker: Jenn Leitch MN, RN, CCM, CGS,

Case manager from OHSU—What does a case manager job entail?

Zoom / Conference Call

Contact Liz Fischer for Zoom log in information

9:00 - 11:00

Future Meetings

Friday, November 13, 2020 - Member meeting - via Zoom, hostThe Springs at Sherwood

Friday, December 11, 2020 - Member meeting via Zoom, host - Mt Park Memory Care

Friday January 8, 2021  - General meeting– Jenn Leitch MN, RN, CCM, CGS, case manager from OHSU—What does a case manager job entail?

9:00 - 11:00

Community Events

Find us at the following community events.