Learn more about board certification organizations for the diverse array of professionals involved in geriatrics care.
Certification in Geriatrics for Family Medicine Physicians
Certification in Geriatrics for Internal Medicine Physicians
Certification in Geriatrics for Psychiatrists
Gerontological Nursing Examinations
Exam Locations & Dates:
ANCC's certification exams are divided into two types - a computer based (CBT) or paper-and-pencil exams. The exam types will depend on which certification specialty you are planning to take.
Resources for Preparing for Geriatric Boards
- Geriatric Review Syllabus 9th Edition: A Core Curriculum in Geriatric Medicine (GRS9) contains the latest developments in geriatric medicine for those who wish to expand and update their knowledge in the field.
- Geriatric Nursing Review Syllabus: A Core Curriculum in Advanced Practice Geriatric Nursing (GNRS), is a concise, up-to-date, and comprehensive text developed by the AGS in collaboration with the John A. Hartford Foundation Institute of Geriatric Nursing at New York University.