• Clinical Care OptionsNew for GAPNA members: Clinical Care Options

    GAPNA has partnered with a Clinical Care Options to offer an ongoing series of free CNE programs available to GAPNA members. "Vaccinations and Healthy Aging: Protecting Your Older Patients From Shingles" is the latest program offered.

    In this live webinar, expert faculty expert faculty discuss how important it is to prevent shingles in older patients.

    Find out about it!

  • CoronaCoronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

    In an effort to support our members with the most updated information on COVID-19 we developed this resource page to easily access current CDC information and other resources to assist you professionally and personally.

    We will continue to update this page with more information as it becomes available and welcome your input as we navigate through this situation. As health care professionals it is our job to educate our patients and families on prevention and the what to do if someone is symptomatic.

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  • GAPNA 2020 National President Deborah Dunn, EdD, MSN, GNP-BC, ACNS-BC, GS-C interviews Dr. Ron Billano Ordona, DNP, FNP-BC about providing home-based primary care during COVID 19.

    "Facing Forward: Providing Home-based Primary Care during COVID 19"

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Nurses Speak Out about Attending GAPNA Conferences

  • “I like the support our organization provides to all and each of its members. Being a part of GAPNA gives me more confidence as a professional. I know that my opinion matters and my feedback is always welcome.”
  • “Such great information, so relevant to our specific field of practice. Nice forum to connect with colleagues across the country.”
  • “I appreciated the topics covered during the sessions. I liked using the GAPNA conference app. That was very helpful in finding my way around and networking with colleagues.”
  • “It was a great conference. This was my first time attending and it was full of useful information. I would definitely attend again.”
  • “As a new NP with less than 1 year of experience, I felt I really benefited from this conference. I found a mentor that has checked in on me via texting since the conference. I was able to express my fears and anxieties to my fellow NPs and received great advice and encouraging words.”
  • “I feel welcomed when I attend GAPNA conferences, almost like a family member coming for a reunion. It’s a ‘welcome home’ of sorts! I’m a younger generation nurse practitioner, and I love hearing stories from the ones that have blazed the trail ahead of me. These are my sisters and brothers in the field, and they treat me with respect, which is much needed in the healthcare arena.”
  • “Conference materials and speakers were very applicable to everyday practice. A must for anyone who regularly cares for geriatric patients. “
  • “Great conference that contains a plethora of information on the care of the geriatric population. Information is evidence based.”
  • “I like the energy and enthusiasm of advanced practice nurses committed to quality care of the older adult.”
  • “I am very proud to have a strong national organization behind my chosen profession to make sure all gerontological nurse practitioners have access to the most accurate and current research to promote evidence-based practice. Attending the yearly conference in new cities and seeing old friends is always the highlight of my year.”
  • “I can truly apply everything I learn in my daily practice.”
  • “Everything about this conference was impressive, the session topics, the speakers, the opportunities to network, the amazing hotel, the location. I learned so much and have already implemented some of my new-found knowledge into my practice. Thank you to all who worked so hard to make this experience amazing!”
  • “I depend on GAPNA conferences to keep me up to date on current evidence-based practice and resources. It also provides an excellent opportunity to meet colleagues in the field and confer on common concerns.”


Be a part of the GAPNA Conference experience and catch the spirit and excitement of connecting with colleagues and participating in a dynamic educational experience. Register today!

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