• 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 continuing education credit is available for the following session:

    "Meaningful Conversations throughout the Course of Illness"

    (session captured at the GAPNA 2018 Annual Conference)


    For November/December 2019 - Get Your Free CNE Now!

Foundation Events

Join in These Enjoyable Events and Support the Foundation, Nursing Scholarships, and Research!

The mission of the GAPNA Foundation is 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 us achieve this mission by supporting our fundraising events in Washington, DC, during GAPNA’s 2018 Annual Conference.

Scramble Golf Outing

Wednesday, September 26; Tee time: 1:00 pm (rain or shine); Cost: $150 per person. Golf clubs available for rental at pro shop.

At Westfields Golf Club, Fred Couples has built one of the top destinations for golf in Virginia. This stunning Northern Virginia golf course is fun and accessible for the novice, yet challenging and thought-provoking for the experienced golfer. Fred’s professional play on hundreds of courses around the world, coupled with his experience in countless tournaments and team competitions, has given him exceptional insight into optimal golf course design. The perfect embodiment of that vision is yours to experience at Westfields Golf Club located close by to Centreville, VA.

What sets Westfields apart from any other Virginia Golf Club is not only its exceptional playability, but the interest it takes in the traditional elements of the game. Carved through natural wetlands, rolling hills, and majestic beech and oak trees, Westfields offers golfers a setting that is virtually free from distraction. No residences line its links, creating a course that is truly a golfer’s dream. Enjoy a friendly round of golf at this fun event!

Fun Run/Walk

Friday, September 28; 6:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m. Cost: $25 per person
Get energized with an exhilarating morning run or walk and enjoy the beautiful Woodley Park neighborhood surrounding the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. Which chapter will have the most participants this year?

DC at Dusk Monuments Tours

Friday, September 28; Bus boarding time: 6:30 p.m. (leaving by 7:00 p.m. at the latest). Tour will last until approximately 10:30 p.m. Cost: $70 per person
Explore all the famous Washington, DC, monuments by bus and get on and off at selected sites so you can see them up close. Itinerary includes: White House - North Grounds, National WWII Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial, and Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Join your friends and colleagues for a relaxing evening of beautiful and inspiring sightseeing!

Plan your trip to the nation’s capital during GAPNA’s Annual Conference, September 26-29, 2018 by checking out all the things to do, places to eat, and ways to have fun.

Find out about it!