• 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.

     

    Find out more about it and REGISTER today!

  • AwardCall for Excellence Award Nominations

    The awards are: Emerging Chapter Award, 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.

    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 is June 1, 2018.

    Get started... nominate today!

  • W A N T E D   G A P N A   L E A D E R S!
    Call for Nominations!

    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!

    Step Up - NOW is the Time! Register Here>

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

    "Keynote Address - Health Policy: APRNs Working to the Full Extent of the Law"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2018 Annual Conference)


    For March/April 2019 - Get Your Free CNE Now!

  • Poster Presentation

       

    This 22-module curriculum provides a basic knowledge base for Nurse Practitioners who looking to advance their expertise in caring for patients with dementia.
     

    FREE to GAPNA members until September 1, 2019

  • GAPNA Exchange

       

    GAPNA Exchange is a private, secure community for members to share ideas, ask questions, lend expertise, and network with peers.

    It features both an Open Forum discussion area along with smaller, segmented communities.

    Interact with GAPNA members wherever and whenever!

    Go to GAPNA Exchange

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 online GAPNA Newsletter.
  • GAPNA Exchange is a private, secure community for members to share ideas, ask questions, lend expertise, and network with peers. The community features both an Open Forum discussion area along with smaller, segmented communities.
  • 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.
  • 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 Facebook.
  • 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

Membership dues are not tax deductible as a charitable contribution. They may be deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense. Consult your tax advisor for information.
Member Category
Description
1 Year
2 Years
3 Years
Regular
(advanced practice nurse)
$100.00 $190.00 $285.00
Associate
(interest in GAPNA)
$100.00 $190.00 $285.00
Retired
(advanced practice nurse)
$75.00 N/A N/A
Student   $60.00 N/A N/A
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If changing status to that of a retired member, you MUST contact the National Office. You may then renew your membership yearly online.

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