• 37th Annual GAPNA Conference

    September 26-29, 2018 at the Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC.

    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!

  • AwardCall for Excellence Award Nominations

    The awards are: the- 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. Just added - a brand new award: Emerging Chapter 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 EXTENDED to June 18, 2018.

    Get started... nominate today!

  • 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

  • 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:

    "Delirium: Assessment and Interventions that Work"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2017 Annual Conference)


    Get Your Free CNE Now!

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)
  • 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 and AMDA* publications.
    • *GAPNA members receive a discounted membership rate for AMDA. Renew for just $149 per year using the code GAPNA18 on the AMDA website. This offer expires 12/31/18.
  • 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

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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
Read the descriptions of membership categories.

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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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.

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