• Join us in Boston for our 4th conference!

    2018 GAPNA Pharmacology Conference:
    Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older Adults

    March 16-17, 2018, Boston Park Plaza, Boston MA

    Earn up to 11.5 CNE hours

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  • Call for Abstracts:

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

    Research and Clinical Project Abstracts for Podium and Poster Presentation - due March 15, 2018
    Education Poster Abstracts - due March 15, 2018
    Student Poster Abstracts - due March 15, 2018

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  • 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:

    "Dermatology Emergencies"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2016 Annual Conference)

    Get Your Free CNE Now!

2018 Industry Supported Presentation Theater (ISPT) - Detailed Information (Pharma)

The Gerontological Advance Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA) invites you to attend an Industry Supported Presentation Theater (ISPT) at the 2018 Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older Adults in Boston, MA.

View exclusive corporate support information and application.

The ISPT schedule and links to register are listed below. Some registration information is not yet available, and will be added as they arrive.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

6:00pm – 7:00pm (Light hors D’oeuvres will be provided)*

Supported by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Reducing Exacerbation Risk in COPD

Friday, March 16, 2018

7:00am – 8:00am (Breakfast will be provided)*

Supported by Lilly USA

Trulicity®(dulaglutide) Product Theater

12:20pm – 1:20pm (Lunch will be provided)*

Supported by Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson

Management of NVAF Utilizing Clinical Data and Real-World Evidence, Including Elderly Patients With Nonvalvular AF & Implications for Long-Term Care

This lecture will discuss treatment options for patients with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), and how they can reduce the risk of recurrent thrombotic events. It will also present options for reducing the risk of stroke in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF).

Saturday, March 17, 2018

No events at this time.

* Seating is limited - attendees will be admitted on a first-come basis.

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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