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Gabriel Shaibi

Professor
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3020
Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3020
Biography

Gabriel Q. Shaibi is an associate professor and Southwest Borderlands Scholar in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation at ASU. He holds a joint appointment in the Exercise Science and Health Promotion Program in the School of Nutrition and Health Promotion and research appointments with the Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center and the Center for Metabolic and Vascular Biology at ASU. His research examines obesity-related health in high-risk and vulnerable populations with an emphasis on understanding and preventing cardiometabolic diseases in obese youth. Professor Shaibi applies a translational approach that includes basic, clinical, and community research collaborations. 

Education
  • Ph.D. Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California 2006
  • B.A. Cum Laude, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA 1998
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.

Publications

For a current list of publications and research activity visit experts.asu.edu.

Research Activity
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
CHS 494Special Topics
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 492Honors Directed Study
NTR 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 494Special Topics
NTR 499Individualized Instruction
KIN 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 494Special Topics
NTR 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 599Thesis
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 494Special Topics
NTR 499Individualized Instruction
EXW 692Research
EXW 792Research
EXW 799Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
KIN 494Special Topics
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
Expertise Areas