• You're Invited to a FREE WEBINAR!

    Join us on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST for a FREE webinar on:

    "Best Practices in Diabetes Management and Optimizing Insulin Delivery in Older Adults."

    Presented By Dr. Naushira Pandya, MD, CMD, FACP." You'll earn 1 contact hour!

    Register now!

  • Take the GAPNA Home Health Survey

    The members of GAPNA’s Health Affairs Committee established a coalition of key stakeholders interested in affecting change as it relates to Medicare certified home health.

     

    Please take our 5-minute survey!

  • AwardCall for Excellence Award Nominations

    The awards are: the- Established Chapter Excellence Award, Special Interest Group Excellence Award, Excellence in Clinical Practice Award, Excellence in Community Service Award, Excellence in Education Award, Excellence in Leadership Award, and Excellence in Research Award. Just added - a brand new award: Emerging Chapter Award!

    The nominations are tallied in July and the winners are announced every year during the Awards Celebration at the GAPNA Annual Conference.

    Now is the time to nominate a colleague or yourself - due by June 1, 2016.

    Get started... nominate today!

  • Gerontology Resources for APRN Preceptors and Students ToolkitCareer Center

    The Education- and Toolkit Committees of GAPNA launched their 2017 revised “Gerontology Resources for APRN Preceptors and Students,” toolkit.

    The goal of this toolkit is to make geriatric and gerontological content accessible to those caring for older adults. It is designed with advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) students, preceptors, and educators in mind, and it provides a single portal to comprehensive resources.

    Learn more about the toolkit

  • Poster PresentationONLINE NOW:

    2017 GAPNA Conference Poster Presentations

    Note the latest trends in the care, education, and research of the older adult population.

     

    View the 2017 Poster Presentations

  • The GAPNA Clinical Resource Corner

    Designed Especially
    for the Gerontological Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

    With over 106+ categories, the short features/articles contain valuable information tailored especially for Gerontological APRN's that will help them with patients, as well as increase their knowledge of this field of nursing. All of the articles directly affect, involve, and impact the elderly.

    Go to the GAPNA Clinical Resource Corner

  • FREE continuing education credit is available for the following session:

    "Frailty: More than Just the Dwindles"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2016 Annual Conference)


    Get Your Free CNE Now!

You're Invited to a FREE WEBINAR! Join us on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST for a FREE webinar on: "Best Practices in Diabetes Management and Optimizing Insulin Delivery in Older Adults." Presented By Dr. Naushira Pandya, MD, CMD, FACP." You'll earn 1 contact hour! REGISTER NOW

Board of Directors

September 2017 - September 2018

President
Joan Michelle Moccia, DNP, ANP-BC, CCRN
Program Director of the Senior ER at St. Joseph's Mercy Hospital
Livonia, MI
michelle.moccia@stjoeshealth.org
Immediate Past President
Katherine A. Evans, DNP, FNP-C, GNP-BC, ACHPN, FAANP
Georgia State University
Optum
Atlanta, GA
kevans25@gsu.edu

President Elect
Valerie K. Sabol, PhD, ACNP-BC, GNP-BC, CNE, FAANP
Professor & Division Chair, Healthcare in Adult Populations at Duke University
Durham, NC
valerie.sabol@duke.edu

Secretary
Natalie Baker, DNP, GNP-BC, ANP-BC
Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing
Madison, AL
nrbaker@uab.edu
Director-at-Large
Deborah Dunn, EdD, MSN, GNP-BC, ACNS-BC
Professor of Nursing and Dean of The Graduate School at Madonna University
Plymouth, MI
ddunn@madonna.edu
Director-at-Large
Sherry Greenberg, PhD, RN, GNP-BC
Program Director, Advanced Certificate in Gerontology
Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Nursing
NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing
Scotch Plains, NJ
sag4@nyu.edu
Treasurer
Jennifer Kim, DNP, GNP-BC, FNAP
Assistant Professor of Nursing at the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
Brentwood, TN
jennifer.kim@vanderbilt.edu

Call for Nominations Form will be available every year in October and is due April 1st. Elections take place in May. New officers take office in September at the Annual Business Meeting at the conclusion of the Annual Conference.

View Past Officers and Founding Members


Become a GAPNA Member!

GAPNA Members are an elite group of APN's who advance the practice of gerontological nursing, and the well-being of the public through advocacy, dissemination of knowledge, and provision of member growth opportunities.

NOW Student Membership is available online! Membership DOES have its benefits!

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