• 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

Annual Conference

37th Annual GAPNA Conference Information Hub

The GAPNA Annual Conference will help you improve patient care and connect with other nurses who share your compassion and commitment.

 
September 26-29, 2018

Marriott Wardman Park
Washington DC


2018 Conference Information and Details

  • Download the Conference Registration Brochure
  • Hotel Reservations *
  • Foundation Events at the Conference
  • Experience Nashville!
  • Tips for Getting Social
  • Convention App

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Important Note: Hotel reservations should be made through GAPNA's reservation link or directly with the hotel. GAPNA does not use a housing agency to handle hotel reservations, and no one will call and ask you to make your hotel reservations by phone. Anyone who calls or sends an email to you that wants you to make your reservation is working a SCAM. Hang up or delete the email and do not give them any information.


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Upcoming Annual Conferences:

  • 2019 in Las Vegas at the Paris Hotel - October 2-5, 2019.
  • 2020 in New Orleans at the Hyatt Regency - September 24-26, 2020.

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!

Join GAPNA Now!