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  • Poster Presentation2013 GAPNA Conference Poster Presentations are Now Available!

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

    Considering presenting a poster for the 2014 conference? Review some of the current posters now to get ideas for next year. GAPNA invites submissions for group projects as well as individual poster presenters.

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  • 33rd Annual GAPNA Conference - Call for Abstracts 
    September 17-20, 2014, Orlando, FL

    Research and Clinical Project Abstracts,

    Education Project Abstracts: Due May 15, 2014.

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

    "RISK REDUCTION IN STROKE"

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Annual Conference

Save the date!33rd Annual GAPNA Conference

Four Points of Impact on Care of the Older Adult: Practice, Outcomes, Education, and Technology
September 17-20, 2014
Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa
Orlando, FL

Important Conference Information

  • Online Registration and Session Listing will be available May 1. If you would like to be notified on the day online registration for the 2014 GAPNA Conference registration is available, please leave us your email address.
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  • Hotel Accepting Reservations - Contact the Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa at 866-397-6516 to reserve your room today. Deadline for the special rate of $129 single/double is August 15th or until sold out. Please make sure to ask for the GAPNA convention rate!

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Past Conferences

32nd Annual Conference
Enhancing Access, Promoting Quality Care & Improving Outcomes for Older Adults
September 18-21, 2013
Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
Chicago, IL

31st Annual Conference
Promoting Clinical Excellence Through Vision, Vitality and Visibility
September 19-22, 2012
Red Rock Casino Resort
Las Vegas, Nevada

30th Annual Conference
Annual Conference 2011
September 14-17, 2011

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