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Lesley Scibora

Assistant Professor
Degree
Doctor of Chiropractic, Northwestern College '98
Ph.D. Kinesiology, University of Minnesota '11
Office
ARC 206G
Phone
(651) 962-5933
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5933

Lesley Scibora is an Assistant Professor in the Health and Human Performance Department. She earned her Doctor of Chiropractic in 1998 from Northwestern College of Chiropractic in Bloomington, MN and Ph.D. in Kinesiology from the University of Minnesota in 2011, where her research investigated the effects of bariatric surgery for weight loss on aspects of bone health and physical activity. In addition, she has worked in the areas of health promotion and employee wellness as the Health Education Director for Life Time Fitness.

Dr. Scibora’s research interests focus on examining the interrelationships between physical activity, body weight, and bone health. She has presented her research locally, nationally and internationally and is an active member of the American College of Sports Medicine, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Obesity Society, and the Minnesota Chiropractic Association.

Summer 2018 Courses

Summer 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
EXSC 450 - 06 Ex Sci/Hlth Prom Internship - - - - - - - -

Days of Week:

- - - - - - -

Time of Day:

-

Location:

Course Registration Number:

30461 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Brett D. Bruininks, John A. Korak, Lesley M. Scibora, Paul F. Mellick, Starr K. Sage

This course meets the internship requirement for majors in the Exercise Science program. The required 100 observational hours fulfills a requirement for application to graduate clinical programs (e.g. physical therapy, chiropractic school, physician assistant school) for Exercise Science majors. S-R grading option only. Prerequisite: EXSC 426, EXSC 432, and permission of the instructor. First Aid/CPR/AED Certification required (must provide proof of certification).

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Fall 2018 Courses

Fall 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
EXSC 213 - 01 Human Anatomy M - W - F - - 0815 - 0920 OEC 207

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0815 - 0920

Location:

OEC 207

Course Registration Number:

41353 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Lesley M. Scibora

This course is a study of anatomical structure of the human body, from microscopic to gross structure across the organ systems. Of particular importance is: 1) the complementarity of human anatomy structure and function, 2) the interrelationships between organ systems, and 3) the application of anatomical knowledge to common diseases and clinical conditions. Technology is utilized in both the laboratory and lecture components of the course to facilitate achievement of course learning goals. The co-requisite laboratory component of this course parallels and reinforces concepts and material covered in lectures Two laboratory hours per week. (Formerly PHED 213)

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
EXSC 213 - 02 Human Anatomy M - W - F - - 0935 - 1040 MHC 207

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

0935 - 1040

Location:

MHC 207

Course Registration Number:

41354 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Lesley M. Scibora

This course is a study of anatomical structure of the human body, from microscopic to gross structure across the organ systems. Of particular importance is: 1) the complementarity of human anatomy structure and function, 2) the interrelationships between organ systems, and 3) the application of anatomical knowledge to common diseases and clinical conditions. Technology is utilized in both the laboratory and lecture components of the course to facilitate achievement of course learning goals. The co-requisite laboratory component of this course parallels and reinforces concepts and material covered in lectures Two laboratory hours per week. (Formerly PHED 213)

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
EXSC 450 - 01 Ex Sci/Hlth Prom Internship - - - - - - - -

Days of Week:

- - - - - - -

Time of Day:

-

Location:

Course Registration Number:

42192 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Brett D. Bruininks, John A. Korak, Lesley M. Scibora, Starr K. Sage, Timothy P. Mead

This course meets the internship requirement for majors in the Exercise Science program. The required 100 observational hours fulfills a requirement for application to graduate clinical programs (e.g. physical therapy, chiropractic school, physician assistant school) for Exercise Science majors. S-R grading option only. Prerequisite: EXSC 426, EXSC 432, and permission of the instructor. First Aid/CPR/AED Certification required (must provide proof of certification).

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
HLTH 250 - 03 Personal Health & Wellness M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 MCH 229

Days of Week:

M - W - F - -

Time of Day:

1215 - 1320

Location:

MCH 229

Course Registration Number:

41808 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Lesley M. Scibora

This course will entail an examination of the components of a healthful lifestyle. The interrelationship of physical, intellectual, spiritual and emotional health will be the focal point. Specific areas such as mental health, stress and coping, human sexuality, resiliency enhancement, disease prevention, aging, grief and loss will be addressed.

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J-Term 2019 Courses

J-Term 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location