• 37th Annual GAPNA Conference

    September 26-29, 2018 at the Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC.

    Focused education; lasting connections, networking, free access to the GAPNA Online Library.

    Earn up to 21.25 CNE contact hours.

    Click here for more information and register now!

  • 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 - DEADLINE EXTENDED to June 18, 2018.

    Get started... nominate today!

  • Gerontology Resources for APRNs in Acute and Emergent Care Settings ToolkitCareer Center

    NEW! The goal of the Gerontology Resources for APRNs in Acute and Emergent Care Settings (“Acute Care Resource Guide”) is to make geriatric and gerontological content easily accessible to those caring for older adults in higher acuity care settings.

    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:

    "Delirium: Assessment and Interventions that Work"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2017 Annual Conference)

    Get Your Free CNE Now!

GAPNA Exhibitor Toolkit

We're committed to helping you make your experience at the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association Annual Conference as meaningful to your business as possible.

In the tools below, you'll find valuable information, helpful tips, and a selection of meeting graphics and materials to boost your exhibitor success.

This toolkit is loaded with everything you need to promote both the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association Annual Conference as well as your presence at the conference to your customers and contacts.

Logos and Banners

See You There | We're Exhibiting  (600 x 150 pixels)

See You There | We're Exhibiting  (120 x 230 pixels)


Social Media Messaging

Post on your company blog:

We are excited to announce that we will be attending the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association Annual Conference, September 26-29, 2018. We are thrilled to participate in what will be an outstanding learning experience for hundreds of advanced practice nurses who provide care of older adults. Join more than 600+ colleagues and peers and take home new knowledge and practical skills that can be put to immediate use in practice. You’ll be able to tailor your unique experience by selecting sessions adapted to your individual educational goals.

(Company Name) has made the decision to participate as a leader in gerontological care. Please visit us at booth (#) in the Exhibit Hall. (information about product or service)

View the complete three-day Educational Program. Early-bird reduced rates end August 15, 2018. We look forward to seeing you in Washington, DC!

140 characters for Twitter:

Come by the @GAPNA_HQ Exhibit Hall to see us at #GAPNA2018, September 26-29 in Washington, DC. https://gapna.org/annual-conference

The leader in care of older adults. Register & visit us at @GAPNA_HQ Exhibit Hall! https://gapna.org/annual-conference #GAPNA2018

50-word description for Facebook and LinkedIn:

Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association Annual Conference, September 26-29, 2018 in Washington, DC is the premier education and networking event dedicated to the care of older adults. The exhibit hall features new products and services including (insert company product or service). Please visit us and register today! https://gapna.org/annual-conference

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!