• 2020 GAPNA Pharmacology Conference: Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older AdultsJoin us at the 2020 GAPNA Pharmacology Conference:
    Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older Adults

    April 14-18, 2020, Honolulu, HI.

    Earn up to 18 CNE hours.


    Find out more about it and REGISTER today!

  • 2019 Senior Report Senior Report: Older Americans have more options for home care, but still struggling.

    The United Health Foundation has released results of a sweeping new study benchmarking the health of older adults. The America's Health Rankings® Senior Report was created in partnership with GAPNA to improve the health of America's seniors.

    The data will help advanced practice nurses and other providers deliver quality care.

    Find out about it!

  • AwardNew for GAPNA members: MCM Education

    GAPNA has partnered with a MCM Education to offer an ongoing series of CNE programs available to GAPNA members. "Diagnosing and Managing Parkinson’s Disease in Older Adults," is the latest program offered.

    Parkinson’s disease (PD) is characterized by both motor and nonmotor symptoms. It is diagnosed based on the presence of two of four motor symptoms including rest tremor, bradykinesia, rigidity, and gait imbalance...

    Find out about it!

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

    "Dementia Management Update"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2018 Annual Conference)

    For September/October 2019 - Get Your Free CNE Now!

Foundation Events

Participate in These Fun Events and Support the GAPNA Foundation, Nursing Scholarships, and Research!

The GAPNA Foundation events held during the Annual Conference are always fun-filled and memorable. The mission of the GAPNA Foundation is to provide financial grants to support scholarly research projects related to gerontological nursing and provide educational opportunities for registered and advanced practice nurses working with older adults. Help us achieve this mission by supporting these important fundraising events in Phoenix this year.

Scramble Golf Outing

Wednesday September 21, 2016
Tee time: 1:00 pm (rain or shine)

Arizona Grand Hotel Golf Links: For over 2 decades, the Arizona Grand Golf Course has supported the rich tradition of the game with its unique links course, featuring panoramic views of the surrounding desert landscape. Dramatic elevation changes and breathtaking mountain vistas highlight the diverse and challenging layout.

Pro shop, dining facilities, and practice range are onsite. Golfers of all abilities are welcome. This is friendly golf with great prizes presented at the end of play.

Cost: $130 per person (includes electric cart with GPS, practice balls, and guaranteed fun!). Golf clubs available for rental at pro shop.

Fun Run/Walk

Friday September 23, 2016
6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.

Get energized with an exhilarating morning run or walk and enjoy the beautiful Arizona sunrise. Which chapter will have the most participants this year?

Cost: $25 per person.

Pool Party Phoenix Style

Friday September 23, 2016 at Arizona Grand Hotel
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Come and join your friends and colleagues for a spirited evening of great food and exercise as we dance the night away poolside. Feel free to dress in your favorite poolside attire. There will be a poolside fashion show with prizes for the most creative outfit. Each chapter is challenged to surprise us with its theme for the evening. It’s going to be a fantastic time that you don’t want to miss! Party on!

Cost: $80 per person. Cash bar available.

Cash donations are also accepted and all donations are tax deductible. Register or donate and support the GAPNA Foundation.