• 2019 GAPNA Pharmacology Conference: Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older AdultsJoin us at the 2019 GAPNA Pharmacology Conference: Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older Adults

    March 28-30, 2019, Chicago Hilton, Chicago, IL. Earn up to 11.5 CNE hours.

    SAVE with Early Bird registration! GAPNA Members save $80 ($279). Non-Members save $80 ($389).

    Register by February 6 for Dicsount!

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    Have you ever considered stepping forward, accepting the challenge and volunteering for a position on the 2019 National Board of Directors? Register online NOW by April 1, 2019!

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  • 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

  • FREE continuing education credit is available for the following session:

    "Diastolic Heart Failure Management"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2017 Annual Conference)

    For Jan/Feb 2019 - Get Your Free CNE Now!

  • Poster PresentationONLINE NOW:

    2018 GAPNA Conference Poster Presentations

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


    View the 2018 Poster Presentations from the Annual Conference!

  • 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

Membership Information

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  • A subscription to the official Journal of GAPNA, Geriatric Nursing, which is printed every other month.
  • Quarterly issues of the GAPNA Newsletter (via e-mail).
  • GNCC discount on your certification fee and on the renewal process.
  • ANCC discount of up to 20% on your certification: Save $55 on initial test and $70 on renewal.
  • Access to clinically relevant information found on the “members only” section of the GAPNA Website.
  • Bi-monthly issues of our e-Alert noting relevant legislative news, Chapter events, timely topics of interest.
  • Discounted registration fee to our Annual Conference (held every year in September).
  • Discounted fee for CNE credits and educational sessions via our Online Library (more information below).
  • Eligibility to apply for NSO's professional liability, life and health insurance programs (endorsed by GAPNA).
  • A $10 discount on AANP membership.
  • Discounts on many AGS publications.
  • *GAPNA members receive a discounted membership rate for AMDA - renew for just $160 per year using a code for GAPNA members only. If you are not already, you will be prompted to log in to your member account to view the code. (offer expires 12/31/19).
  • An opportunity to actively participate in setting health policy issues.
  • An opportunity to read/blog with your peers via our Facebook site.
  • Being part of an elite group of advanced practice nurses 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.
  • For the 2019 year, GAPNA will offer a 10% discount on your Regular Membership fees for Active or Reserve military personnel. Before joining GAPNA or renewing your membership online, send a copy of your Military ID to gapna@gapna.org and receive an email including your personal discount code. Once you receive your confirmation email, apply your personal code to your online cart. If mailing a paper application or renewal form, please submit a photocopy of your military ID attached to your paper form.

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Membership Dues

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Member Category
1 Year
2 Years
3 Years
(advanced practice nurse)
$100.00 $190.00 $285.00
(interest in GAPNA)
$100.00 $190.00 $285.00
(advanced practice nurse)
$75.00 N/A N/A
Student   $60.00 N/A N/A
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