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Gabriel Shaibi

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Center Dir (ACD) & Asc Profsr
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3020
Center Dir (ACD) & Asc Profsr
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3020
Biography

 

Gabriel Q. Shaibi, PhD
Associate Professor and Southwest Borderlands Scholar Web Site

Dr. Shaibi's public web site

Short Bio Education
  • PhD - University of Southern California, 2006
    Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy
  • BA - Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, 1998
    Cum Laude
Recent Publications
  • Kim J, Goran M, Toledo-Coral C, Weigensberg, Choi M, Shaibi GQ. One Hour Glucose during an Oral Glucose Challenge Prospectively Predicts β-cell Deterioration and Prediabetes in Youth. Diabetes Care. 2013 Jun;36(6):1681-6.
  • Ryder J, Vega-Lopez S, Ortega R, Konopken Y, Shaibi GQ . Lifestyle intervention improves lipoprotein particle size and distribution without weight-loss in obese Latino adolescents. Pediatric Obesity. 2013 Apr 10.
  • Rosen G, Beebe KL, Shaibi GQ. Vitamin D Levels Differ by Cancer Diagnosis and Decline over Time in Survivors of Childhood Cancer. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2013 Jun;60(6):949-52.
Research Interests

Research focuses on cardiovascular and metabolic disease risk (insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome, and Type 2 diabetes) in overweight and obese populations. A major emphasis of work examines the associations between fitness and disease risk and the impact of exercise and physical activity on the health status of high-risk youth.

Grants and Projects
  • Community-Based Diabetes Prevention Program for Obese Latino Youth: Every Little Step Counts. Role: Principal Investigator. 6/01/2012â??5/31/2017.(NIH/NIMHD P20MD002316 - 6561; $1,200,000).
  • Health Disparities Research at SIRC: Cultural Processes in Risk and Resilience. Role: Co-Investigator.(Marsiglia PI). 6/01/2012-5/31/2017. (NIH/NIMHD P20MD002316; $6,300,000).
  • Hispanic Biobank. Co-Investigator (PI of ASU sub-contract).(Mandarino PI). 1/01/2012-12/31/2016. (Mayo Clinic - Center for Individualized Medicine; $1,880,000).
  • Health Information Technology to Support Clinical Decision Making in Obesity Care. Role: Co-Investigator.(Gance-Cleveland PI). 9/30/2010-7/31/2013. (AHRQ R18 HS 018646; $1,300,000).
  • Health for Teens: A School-Based RCT Co-Investigator Dr. Bernadette Melnyk Principal Investigator. National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Nursing Research. 9/30/2009-6/30/2013. (R01NR012171; $2.3 million).
Research Interests
My research focuses on cardiovascular and metabolic disease risk (insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome, and type 2 diabetes) in overweight populations . A major emphasis of my work examines the associations between fitness and disease risk and the impact of exercise on the physiologic health status of overweight youth.
Research Activity
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 493Honors Thesis
NTR 691Seminar
EXW 691Seminar
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 493Honors Thesis
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 492Honors Directed Study
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 492Honors Directed Study
KIN 494Special Topics
KIN 499Individualized Instruction
KIN 598Special Topics
KIN 792Research
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 792Research
KIN 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
EXW 494Special Topics
KIN 494Special Topics
KIN 792Research
KIN 799Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 792Research
KIN 799Dissertation
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 493Honors Thesis
EXW 494Special Topics
KIN 494Special Topics
KIN 792Research
KIN 799Dissertation
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 492Honors Directed Study
KIN 493Honors Thesis
KIN 792Research