• 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!

  • 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!

  • ConventionCALL FOR: Podium and Poster Abstracts

    For the 38th GAPNA Annual Conference
    at the Hyatt Regency
    New Orleans, LA, September 24-26, 2020

    GAPNA members are invited to submit an abstract about their innovative work, that should enrich the APRN's knowledge and/or enhance the care of an older adult.

    Find out more info and deadline dates

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

    "Update in Chronic Kidney Disease Management and Prescribing"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2018 Annual Conference)

    For January/February 2020 - 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!