• 2019 GAPNA Pharmacology Conference: Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older AdultsJoin us at the 2019 GAPNA Pharmacology Conference:
    Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older Adults

    March 28-30, 2019, Chicago Hilton, Chicago, IL.

    Earn up to 11.5 CNE hours.

     

    Find out more about it and REGISTER today!

  • Poster PresentationCALL FOR: Podium and Poster Abstracts

    For the 37th GAPNA Annual Conference
    at the Paris Hotel
    Las Vegas, Oct. 2-5, 2019

    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.

    Submit by March 15, 2019!

  • W A N T E D   G A P N A   L E A D E R S!
    Call for Nominations!

    Have you ever considered stepping forward, accepting the challenge and volunteering for a position on the 2019 National Board of Directors? Register online NOW by April 1, 2019!

    Step Up - NOW is the Time! Register Here>

  • Gerontology Resources for APRNs in Acute and Emergent Care Settings ToolkitCareer Center

     
    NEW! The goal of the Gerontology Resources for APRNs in Acute and Emergent Care Settings (“Acute Care Resource Guide”) is to make geriatric and gerontological content easily accessible to those caring for older adults in higher acuity care settings.

    Learn more about the toolkit

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

    "Diastolic Heart Failure Management"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2017 Annual Conference)


    For Jan/Feb 2019 - Get Your Free CNE Now!

  • Poster PresentationONLINE NOW:

    2018 GAPNA Conference Poster Presentations

    Note the latest trends in the care, education, and research of the older adult population.

     

    View the 2018 Poster Presentations from the Annual Conference!

Chicago, Chicago

The Town So Nice They Named it Twice

Chicago, Chicago, that toddlin' town
Chicago, Chicago, I will show you around

GAPNA’s Contemporary Pharmacology & Prescribing in Older Adults blows into the Windy City March 28-30, 2019. There is a little something for everyone in the city that feels like home.

You can visit world-class museums, dine at one of many Michelin-star restaurants, or catch a show in one of over 200 theaters. No matter what you love to do, you’ll feel right at home doing it here.

Chicago Is Home To...

  • 237 square miles of land
  • An estimated 2.7 million residents
  • 77 community areas containing more than 100 neighborhoods
  • Over 5,195 restaurants
  • More than 250 theaters, 225 music venues, and 200 dance companies
  • 56 museums
  • Over 700 public art works
  • More than 125 art galleries and 20 neighborhood art centers
  • 26 miles of lakefront with an 18.5-mile lakefront path
  • 8,100 acres of green space with 580 parks and 26 beaches
  • 5 citywide music festivals, nearly 50 neighborhood music festivals, and 35 neighborhood food festivals
  • Over 30 downtown and neighborhood parades
  • Approximately 369 landmarks and 46 historic districts
  • Over 225 miles of bike lanes and more than 13,000 bike racks
  • Over 3,000 bikes and 300 stations through a bike-sharing system
  • 28 bus routes and 8 train routes serving 146 stations
  • ...and the Chicago Transit Authority (which is also the classic 70's band)

Start planning your trip to Chicago with this must-have guide that covers the city’s best attractions and sightseeing. Find event calendars and itineraries to restaurant spotlights and shopping tips, and much more!

Bet your bottom dollar you'll lose the blues
In Chicago, Chicago

Join your friends at the 2019 Contemporary Pharmacology and Prescribing in Older Adults Conference, March 28-30, 2019, in Chicago, IL.

Register today!