• 36th Annual GAPNA Conference

    October 4-7, 2017 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Nashville, TN

    Focused education; lasting connections, networking, free access to the GAPNA Online Library. Earn up to 21.25 CNE contact hours.

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  • Gerontology Resources for APRN Preceptors and Students ToolkitCareer Center

    The Education- and Toolkit Committees of GAPNA launched their 2017 newly 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

  • Call for Abstracts:

    37th Annual GAPNA Conference
    September 26-29, 2018 in Washington, DC

    Clinical Abstracts - due December 5, 2017
    Research and Clinical Project Abstracts - due March 15, 2018
    Education Poster Abstracts - due March 15, 2018

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  • Poster PresentationONLINE NOW:

    2016 GAPNA Conference Poster Presentations

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


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  • The GAPNA Clinical Resource Corner

    Designed Especially
    for the Gerontological Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

    With over 105+ 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:

    "Palliative Care"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2016 Annual Conference)

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Past Conferences

Below is a list of the most recent Annual GAPNA Conferences

3rd Annual GAPNA Pharmacology Conference
Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older Adults
March 24-25, 2017
Hyatt Regency San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

35th Annual GAPNA Conference
September 21-24, 2016
Arizona Grand Resort
Phoenix, AZ

2nd Annual GAPNA Pharmacology Conference
Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older Adults
April 1-2, 2016
Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead
Atlanta GA

34th Annual GAPNA Conference
Creating a Culture of Excellence in the Care of Older Adults
September 30-October 3, 2015
Marriott Rivercenter
San Antonio, TX

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

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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