• 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.

    Click here for more information and register now!

  • 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

    Get More Information

  • Poster PresentationONLINE NOW:

    2016 GAPNA Conference Poster Presentations

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

     

    View the Poster Presentations

  • 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)


    Get Your Free CNE Now!

Just for Students!

Just for Students is an area devoted to the needs of students!

From scholarships, foundation grants, AGPN programs, and all the resources of the GAPNA Career Center can offer students - GAPNA is here to help students succeed! There is even an area to write about your experiences as a student in the Tell Us About It! section.

Ongoing Student Resources

The listings below are ongoing opportunities and resources for students.

Career Center

Visit the GAPNA Career Center for job listings.

Chapter Meetings

Occasionally, GAPNA Chapters hold "Student Nite Meetings. 

View GAPNA Chapter listings for any available meetings.

Conference - Student Friendly Sessions

Browse the GAPNA Online Library for student friendly sessions.

Discount on AMDA and AGS Publications

View discounted prices on AMDA and AGS Publications.

GAPNA Foundation Scholarships and Grants

The primary goal of the GAPNA Foundation is to provide financial support for research and educational opportunities.

View the GAPNA Foundation Awards and Grants.

GAPNA Membership Discounted Rate

There are many benefits to GAPNA membership - one of which is a 40% discounted rate for your membership!

Read more about the benefits of GAPNA membership.

GAPNA Online Library

FREE CNEEach month this year GAPNA is offering a FREE continuing nursing education (CNE) program in GAPNA Online Library. This special offer is available to GAPNA members only!

Listen to the recording of the select session, view the accompanying presentation materials, and earn CNE online - all for FREE.

Education on the Go: Looking to learn something on the go? You can purchase an educational program, and download the audio recording to listen to at your convenience.

Browse the GAPNA Online Library.

Health Affairs Scholarship Award

The Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA) Health Affairs Scholarship was established to provide assistance to a GAPNA member who wishes to attend the annual American College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP) National Nurse Practitioner Summit.

The Health Affairs Scholarship nominations are accepted every year through November 15th and the winner is announced in December.

View the Health Affairs Scholarship Award (listed on the linked page).

Tell Us About It

GAPNA wants to hear about your latest news, items of interest, words of wisdom, and other interesting tidbits from the world of geriatric advanced practice nursing. Let us hear about your education experiences!

Go to Tell Us About It!

 

 


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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