• 38th Annual GAPNA Conference

    October 3-5, 2019 at the Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, NV.

    Focused education; lasting connections, networking, free access to the GAPNA Online Library.

    Earn up to 21 contact hours (including pre-conference workshops).

    Get more information and register now!

  • 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!

2016 Annual Conference: Focused Education, Lasting Connections, and a Beautiful Landscape

2016 Annual Conference: Focused Education, Lasting Connections, and a Beautiful Landscape

The 2016 GAPNA Annual Conference will feature a wide variety of educational topics specifically designed for advanced practice gerontological nurses. Join your colleagues September 21-24 at the picturesque Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix for this dynamic, engaging, and fun conference and earn up to 25.6 contact hours.

Educational highlights include:

  • Pre-Conference Workshops on geropsychiatric nursing, end-of-life nursing education, pharmacology, and opioid prescribing.
  • Keynote session: “The Art of Virtue-Based Transformative Leadership.”
  • General Sessions on antimicrobials, health affairs, music and memory, palliative care, hypertension, and billing.
  • Concurrent Sessions focusing on advanced assessment, opioids, interprofessional education, abstract writing, anxiety, nephrology/CKD, antimicrobials, wound care, pre-travel health, telehealth, delirium, end-of-life, dermatology emergencies, and sequelae of long-term cancer treatment.
  • In-Depth Focus Sessions targeting research and clinical project presentations, manuscript development, and diabetes management.
  • Industry-Supported Presentation Theaters including breakfast, lunch, or light refreshments.
  • Pharmacology credit for designated sessions.
  • Exhibits and poster viewing.
  • Networking with other attendees focused on gerontological concerns for their patients and interacting with leading experts and industry representatives.

View the GAPNA registration brochure for details on these comprehensive education sessions and other educational opportunities at the conference – and register today!