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Michele Lani Bray, MS, RN, PHNA


School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
University of Hawaii at Manoa
2528 McCarthy Mall, Webster Hall 214
Honolulu, HI 96822
Ph: 808-956-7641
Fax: 808-956-3257

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Michele Bray is a Native Hawaiian scholar and is a dedicated registered nurse with more than 28 years of nursing experience. She is a graduate from UH Manoa Nursing’s master’s program and received an advance practice degree in public health nursing. She is recognized in the areas of community and public health nursing, clinical practice, nursing administration, leadership, policy and all areas of major and minor bioterrorism and disaster preparedness knowledge.

In 2016, Michele was presented with the Daisy Faculty Award. She is active in community service and volunteers with the Honolulu Hawaiian Civic Club, American Red Cross, Hawaii Chapter and is a house committee member at the Elks Honolulu Lodge.


MS, University of Hawaii at Manoa
BSN, Hawaii Pacific University

Clinical Practice

Community /Public Health & Disasters, Critical Care, Pediatrics.

Research Focus

Community/Public Health Nursing, Emergency Preparedness and Response.

Recent Publications

Conference Presentations: (Peer Reviewed)

Glauberman, G and Bray, M. Developing an online-supported disaster triage simulation for mass-casualty, 14th Annual Asian American/Pacific Islander National Conference. Honolulu, HI. March 24 – 26, 2017. (oral presentation)

Bray, M., (2017) Uncovering the Woes of Arthritis. Kuakini Foundation Conference. Honolulu, HI. April 26, 2017. (oral presentation)

Torris-Hedlund, M., Bray, M., Bray, K., & Qureshi, K., (2016) Preparing APHN to Facilitate Community Based Disaster Preparedness at the Family Level, Annual Public Health A 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo, Denver, CO, Oct. 29 – Nov. 2, 2016 (poster presentation)

Bray, M., Glauberman, G., & McGuckin, N., (2016) “Global Connects: Digitally bridging classrooms to share international best practices. American Public Health Conferences 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo. Denver, CO. Oct. 29 – Nov. 2, 2016. (poster presentation)

Bray, M., & Glauberman, G. Public health nursing student’s role in a multi-agency airport disaster exercise. Hawaii Public Health Annual Conference 2016. Honolulu, HI. Oct. 13 -14, 2016. (poster presentation), Honolulu, HI

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