Science Tutor

Dr. Kirsten Poling

My name is Dr. Poling, and I am your science tutor.

Feel free to stop by my office hours for help on your own or with a small group of friends. If you cannot make my preset office hours, or prefer a private meeting, we can schedule an appointment that meets your needs and schedule. We can even set up regular weekly meetings to help you achieve the mark you want/need in a course. 

I can help and advise you on general study habits and I provide tutoring free of charge for the following courses for nursing and biology students: 

  • Human Anatomy 
  • Human Physiology I and II
  • Anatomy and Physiology I and II 
  • Introductory Microbiology 
  • Medical Microbiology 
  • Chemistry for Health Sciences 
  • Pharmacology in Nursing Practice
  • Cell Biology
  • Biological Diversity
  • Genetics 

Office Hours

Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00–noon (during these hours, priority will be given to Nursing students)

Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00–4:00 (during these hours, priority will be given to Biology students)

All office hours are in the Biology Building, room 323.

Please note that these are first-come, first-served walk-in hours. I am happy to book appointments for alternate times if you would like, and I also book appointments for small group sessions.

Simply contact me at ext. 4772 or by email at to set an appointment.


Need help with Anatomy and Physiology? Check out this website with lots of videos.

Are you in Nursing? This amazing website has a ton of nursing references, flashcards, and games.

Just need some general ideas of how to study and manage your time better? Check out this website for lots of ideas.