Events & News

Upcoming Meetings, Conference Calls, and Events:

2018 NWSPR Educational Conference

  • Friday, October 5, 2018 – Saturday, October 6, 2018
  • Seattle Marriott Bellevue Hotel, Bellevue, WA

We are excited to announce the dates and location for the 2018 NWSPR Educational Conference. This years’ conference will be held in Bellevue, Washington at the Seattle Marriott Bellevue Hotel. The conference will take place on Friday, October 5, 2018 and Saturday, October 6, 2018. This two day event will feature keynote speakers, educational seminars, breakout sessions, networking opportunities, and an exhibit hall with 30 exhibitors. For more information please email Doug Lewis, Conference & Event Planner at:

Past Meetings and Events:

NWSPR Board Meeting

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Conference Welcome & Evening Reception

  • Monday, November 13, 2017
  • 6:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Outlier Restaurant located in the Kimpton Hotel Monaco, Seattle, WA

2017 NWSPR Educational Conference

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017
  • 8:00am – 4:00pm
  • Kimpton Hotel Monaco, Seattle, WA

Join us for the 2017 NWSPR First Annual Educational Conference in Seattle, Washington on November 14, 2017.  This one day event will feature educational seminars and breakout sessions, networking opportunities, and an exhibit hall with 25 exhibitors.  The event will conclude with the CareerMD Career Fair.

NWSPR Chapter Meeting

  • Tuesday, August 15, 2017
  • 12:00pm – 1:00pm (PST)
  • Guest Speaker: Elizabeth Kiker, President, ASPR Onboarding and Retention Chapter
  • Topic: Improving Engagement and Job Satisfaction
  • Platform: GoToMeeting

2017 ASPR Annual Conference

  • April 29 – May 3, 2017
  • San Diego, CA

NWSPR Annual Mixer

  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017

NWSPR Chapter Meeting

  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017
  • Guest Speaker: Robert Duehmig, Deputy Director from the Oregon Office of Rural Health
  • Topic: Rural recruitment and loan repayment programs

NWSPR Board Meeting

  • Monday, January 23, 2017

NWSPR Chapter Meeting

  • Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017
  • River’s Edge Hotel, Portland, OR

NWSPR Board and Committee Meeting

  • Tuesday, January 10, 2017


Meetings and Events



Volunteers Needed!

We are looking for volunteers for the following:

  • NWSPR committees members
  • 2018 NWSPR Annual Education Conference volunteers
  • Website and social media gurus
  • Quarterly newsletters writers and editors

If you are interested in volunteering or becoming a committee member please contact Allyson Hollingsworth, NWSPR Vice President at:





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