• 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!

  • 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 22 contact hours (including pre-conference workshops).

    Get more information and register now!

  • 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!

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

    "Contemporary Heart Failure Management"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2018 Annual Conference)

    For May/June 2019 - Get Your Free CNE Now!

  • 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 right now: May 6 - 31, 2019!

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


Foundation Events

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Participate in These Fun Events and Support the Foundation!

The GAPNA Foundation will be holding two special events – Golf Outing and Fun Run/Walk – during GAPNA’s 2017 Annual Conference to raise funds 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 the Foundation achieve its mission by participating in these fun events. Cash donations are also accepted and all donations are tax deductible as the law allows. Register for these events when you register online or using te GAPNA Conference Registration Form.

Photo: The Gaylord Springs Golf Links is as challenging as it is beautiful.

Golf Scramble Tournament (for all levels of players)

Gaylord Springs Golf Links – Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - Tee off at 1:00 p.m. (rain or shine)
This Scottish links-style, par-72 golf course is scenically located along the banks of the Cumberland River bordered by limestone bluffs and federally protected wetlands. There are 18 challenging holes designed by Larry Nelson. The golf course is accessible by free hotel shuttle. All you need to do is to bring your sense of humor and be prepared for a fun-filled day of golf. Cost $150 per person.

The golf outing includes:

  • GPS technology on every cart
  • Practice range, chipping and putting greens
  • Locker facilities
  • Golf shop - Rental clubs and shoes available
  • Clubhouse food and beverage area with bar

Fun Run/Walk - Friday October 6, 2017, at 6:00 a.m.

A great way to start your day and to help support the GAPNA Foundation! Join us for an eye-opener fun run/walk following the fitness trail around the Gaylord Resort. Bring your sneakers and a sense of good cheer! Cost $25 per person


Join your friends and colleagues in Nashville.

Register today!