Kristine Qureshi, PhD, RN, CEN, PHNA-BC, FAAN
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
University of Hawaii at Manoa
2528 McCarthy Mall, Webster Hall 402
Honolulu, HI 96822
Dr. Kristine Qureshi currently serves as the Associate Dean for Research and Global Health at the UH Manoa School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene. She is dual board certified in emergency and advanced public health nursing, and has worked extensively in the acute care, community health and academic sectors. Dr. Qureshi is a recognized expert in disaster preparedness and nursing workforce development and has previously received research funding support from the National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, and the US Department of Defense.
In addition, she has served as the principle investigator on three nursing workforce education grants funded by the Health Resources and Services Agency. She initiated the MS in advanced public health nursing program at UH Manoa which has been recently been recognized by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and the US Centers for Disease Control as a program of excellence. Dr. Qureshi also provides consultation services to the Pacific Island Health Officers Association and the International Council of Nursing on matters related to nursing workforce issues.