• 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!

Members on the Move

Please help us congratulate the following GAPNA members who have recently been given distinguished honors.

GAPNA is nothing without its strong and successful members. Congratulations on all of your achievements.

Tracey Yap, PhD, RN, WCC, CNE, FGSA, FAAN

Duke University, Department of Health and Human Services

2019 Recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)


Michelle Moccia DNP, ANP-BC, CCRN, GS-C, Program Director

Senior ER and emergency department team celebrate St. Mary Mercy Hospital ACEP LEVEL 1 accreditation achievement for their geriatric emergency department. The accreditation is the first in the state of Michigan and the eighth in the United States.

Michelle is also working with Dr. Sharon Inouye and others on an Emergency Department Delirium Change package and Toolkit

Sherry A. Greenberg, PhD, RN, GNP-BC, FGSA, FAANP

2019 American Academy of Nursing Fellow 

Margaret "Midge" Bowers, DNP, FNP-BC, AACC, CHSE, FAANP

2019 American Academy of Nursing Fellow

Melodee Harris, PhD, APRN, GNP-BC, AGPCNP-BC

2019 American Academy of Nursing Fellow


2019 American Academy of Nursing Fellow 

Carolyn K. Clevenger, DNP, GNP-BC, AGPCNP-BC, FAANP

2019 Gerontological Society of America Fellow

Barbara Resnick, PhD, CRNP

2019 Gerontological M. Powell Lawton Award

Kathryn M. Daniel, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, GS-C

2019 American Academy of Nursing Fellow

Join your friends at the 2019 GAPNA Annual Conference, October 3-5, 2019, in Las Vegas, NV.

Register today!