Gabriel Shaibi

Center Dir (ACD) & Asc Profsr
Faculty
DTPHX Campus
Mailcode
3020
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 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

Courses

Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
KIN 494 Special Topics
NTR 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
NTR 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 599 Thesis
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
KIN 494 Special Topics
NTR 499 Individualized Instruction
EXW 692 Research
EXW 792 Research
EXW 799 Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
KIN 494 Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
KIN 493 Honors Thesis
NTR 691 Seminar
EXW 691 Seminar
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
KIN 493 Honors Thesis
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
KIN 492 Honors Directed Study
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
KIN 492 Honors Directed Study
KIN 494 Special Topics
KIN 499 Individualized Instruction
KIN 598 Special Topics
KIN 792 Research
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
KIN 792 Research
KIN 799 Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
EXW 494 Special Topics
KIN 494 Special Topics
KIN 792 Research
KIN 799 Dissertation

Expertise Areas