• 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, 2019.

    Get started... nominate today!

  • 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

  • GAPNA Foundation Awards and Grants

       

    GAPNA Foundation has $11,000 to give away in grants!

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

    Find out if you qualify and submit your application by May 15, 2019!

    Visit GAPNA Foundation Awards and Grants

  • AwardNew for GAPNA members: MCM Education

    GAPNA has partnered with a MCM Education to offer a series of CNE programs available to GAPNA members. "Alzheimer’s Disease Today and Tomorrow: Optimal Treatment and Collaborative Care," is the first program offered.

    What are the state-of-the-art strategies for managing the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease? How can the multidisciplinary team work together to ensure timely intervention and optimal outcomes?

    Find out about it!

  • Meet the Candidates for the 2019-2020 BOD!
    The time to vote is coming soon!

    Please take a moment to read about this year’s candidates and why they feel they should be chosen for the position noted.

    MEET THE CANDIDATES IN ADVANCE OF YOUR VOTE   >

GAPNA Newsletter

The Official Newsletter of the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association — Founded in 1981.

Published quarterly, the newsletter provides a variety of interesting and informative content for our readership.

Each issue details what's new in the association, including volunteer opportunities, product announcements, and conference plans, industry news and a list of upcoming events in your specialty.

Beginning with the Winter 2015 Issue, the GAPNA Newsletter is presented exclusively online in a modern format within the GAPNA Website. All newsletters will be archived and accessible at any time with all devices - computer/laptop, phone, tablet, etc. There will no longer be a PDF of the newsletter.

Enjoy new features such as "Rising Star," "Member Spotlight," and "Patient FAQs." These areas of the newsletter are indexed by publication date, and subject! The Clinical Research Corner articles are already indexed the same way, and is a very helpful area of the GAPNA Website.

The President's Message - In addition, the President's Message (as in the old print editions) will always be the first page of every newsletter, and always available to view!


All archived issues in the tabs below are available to freely download.

2018 - Volume 38

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      2014: Volume 33

      2013: Volume 32

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