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PREVIOUS POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWS


Dr Benjamin Singh

Jan 2019 – Dec 2020

> Improvement of neuromuscular function, fatigue and quality of life by resistance training optimization in colorectal cancer patients.


Dr Robin Souron

Sept 2018 – Aug 2019

> Fatigue in long term treated Intensive Care Units patients.


Dr Rosie Twomey

Nov 2016 – June 2019

> Tailored training interventions to reduce cancer-related fatigue.


Dr Gianluca Vernillo

Sept 2016 – Aug 2017

> Physiology and biomechanics of graded running.


Dr Tatiane Piucco

Sept 2105 – Aug 2016

> Methods to assess endurance and fatigue on slide board skating.


Dr Thomas Rupp

Sept 2010 – Aug 2012

> Brain and muscle deoxygenation during prolonged cycling exercise in hypoxia and normoxia.

Dr James Wrightson

Feb 2018 – Feb 2019

> Relationship between acute fatigue resistance and chronic fatigue in clinical populations.


Dr Tristan Martin

Oct 2016 – Sept 2017

> Sleep disorders in cancer-related fatigue


Dr Saied Jalal Aboodarda

March 2016 – Dec 2018

> The role of neuromuscular function in cancer-related fatigue and multiple sclerosis.


Dr John Temesi

Jan 2014 – Jul 2016

> Understanding the cause of fatigue & exhaustion in whole-body exercises in normal & extreme conditions.


Dr Marc Jubeau

Sept 2010 – Aug 2011

> Central fatigue assessed by transcranial magnetic stimulation during prolonged cycling exercise in hypoxia and normoxia.


 Dr Katja Tomazin

Jan 2009 – Dec 2009

> Magnetic stimulation factors affecting peripheral nerve stimulation.

My team, the “Neuromuscular Fatigue Lab” when I was at the University of Calgary

PREVIOUS PhD STUDENTS

Dr Rafael Azevedo

Jan 2019-Apr 2022

> Time course of neuromuscular fatigue during exercise below, above & at critical intensities of exercise across different populations.


Dr Arash Khassetarash

Jan 2017- Jan 2022

> Strategies to reduce the deleterious effects of downhill running.


Dr Thibault Besson

March 2018 – Nov 2021

> Biomechanical and physiological differences between males and females in endurance running.


 Dr Renata Lopes Kruger

Sept 2015 – Aug 2019

> Effects of exercise on neuromuscular fatigue during dynamic muscle contractions in young and aging populations.


Dr Robin Souron

Sept 2014 – Dec 2017

> Effects of chronic tendon vibration on muscle neuromechanical properties.


Dr Cyrille Bankole

Sept 2010 – Nov 2014

>Safety and Effectiveness of Home-Based Exercise Therapy in Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy.


Dr Christian Frøyd

Sept 2010 – Dec 2014

> Fatigue and recovery in high-intensity exercises.


Dr Matthieu Foissac

Sept 2006 – Dec 2009

> Reduction of energy cost and fatigue during loaded walking, application to poles and backpack.


Dr Fred Sabater Pastor

Jan 2019- Dec 2021

> Mechanisms of fatigue in long distance running.


Dr Jose Mira

Sept 2014 – May 2018

> Neuromuscular & psychophysiological determinants of prolonged exercises in normoxia and hypoxia: from fatigue etiology to performance improvement.


Dr Pierrick Arnal

Oct 2012 – Nov 2015

> Effects of sleep deprivation on neuromuscular and cognitive functions: a military approach.


Dr John Temesi

Jan 2014 – Jul 2016

> Understanding the cause of fatigue & exhaustion in whole-body exercises in normal & extreme conditions.


 Dr Makii Muthalib

Sept 2008 – Oct 2011

> Effects of muscle contractions on biceps brachii oxygenation investigated by near-infrared spectroscopy.


Dr Vincent Martin

Sept 2001 – Dec 2004

> Neuromuscular recovery: how interesting is electromyostimulation ?


Dr Grégory Lattier

Sept 2000 – Dec 2003

> Low-frequency electromyostimulation and human performance.


VISITING PROFESSORS

Prof Billy Sperlich

02/2018 – 04/2018


Dr Gustavo Ribeiro da Mota

11/2016 – 03/2017

Are females more susceptible to myocardial and skeletal muscle damage and inflammation after a 24-h ultramarathon?


Dr Jerome Koral

09/2016 – 02/2017

Is neuromuscular fatigue etiology dependent on type of contraction?

Dr James Wrightson

04/2017 – 12/2017


Prof Alireza Ramezani

09/2016 – 04/2017

Fatigability of Torso Muscles in Adolescents with Idiopathic Scoliosis.


Dr Gianluca Vernillo

04/2015 – 09/2015 & 04/2016 – 08/2016

Ground reaction forces and kinematic analysis of uphill and downhill running.

MSc. STUDENTS

  • 09/2021-06/2022. Titouan Perrin  (St-Etienne): Effect of longitudinal bending stiffness of running shoe on the energy cost, biomechanics, and fatigue during a half-marathon on a treadmill – Principal Superviso
  • 09/2021-06/2022. Mélanie Métra   (St-Etienne): Energy cost of running in road vs trail runners – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2020-06/2021. Arthur Pflieger  (Lyon): Étude multifactorielle et impact de la récupération de la fatigabilité sur la fatigue chronique ressentie par les patients atteint par le covid 19, ayant séjourné en réanimation – Principal Supervisor.
  • 01/2021-06/2021. Suzon Collet  (Marseille): Comparison of plastic versus carbon foot ankle orthosis to improve energy cost of walking in post-stroke patients – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2019 – 06/2020 : Clara Pfenninger (Jean Monnet University Saint-Etienne, France) Can fatigability explain fatigue in multiple sclerosis?  – Principal Supervisor.
  • 04/2019 – 06/2020 : Eric Luneau (Jean Monnet University Saint-Etienne, France) Validity of two ergometers to measure functional capacities and fatigue in ICU patients  – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2018 – 06/2019 :  Marilyne Berthet (St-Etienne) Neuromuscular characteristics of elite trail runners – Co-Supervisor.
  • 01/2017 – 06/2019 : Colin Lavigne (Calgary) New interventions to increase muscle strength and reduce fatigue in head and neck cancer survivors – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2016 – 06/2018 : Kyla Coates (Calgary) Fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2016 – 06/2018 : Kathryn Wytsma-Fisher (Calgary) Exercise in palliative cancer populations – Academic Advisor
  • 09/2015 – 06/2017 : Doug Doyle-Baker (Calgary) An innovative ergometer for measuring neuromuscular fatigue during and immediately after cycling exercise – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2014 – 06/2016 : Mary Medysky (Calgary) Can sleep disorders and neuromuscular dysfunction explain subjective fatigue in cancer patients and survivors? – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2014 – 09/2016 : Felipe Maturana (Calgary) Multiple versus single test for calculating critical power – Co-Supervisor.
  • 09/2011 – 06/2012 : Pierrick Arnal (St-Etienne) Effect of 30 h of sleep deprivation on cycling and cognitive performance and central fatigue – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2007 – 06/2008 : Hugo Kerhervé (St-Etienne): Neuromuscular alterations induced by an ultramarathon – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2007 – 06/2008 : Damien Fournet (St-Etienne) Walking poles to reduced lower limbs fatigue – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2006 – 06/2007 : Jean-Claude Banfi (St-Etienne) Muscles damages induced by 24h of treadmill running – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2004 – 06/2005 : Damien Aubert (St-Etienne) Effects of hypoxia on central fatigue – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2003 – 06/2004 : Matthieu Foissac (St-Etienne) Lower limbs stiffness during loaded walking – Co-Supervisor.
  • 09/2001 – 06/2002 : Gaëlle Deley (Dijon) Effects of two types of pre-fatigue on VO2 kinetics – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2001 – 06/2002 : Laurent Pardon (Dijon) Electromyostimulation and walking autonomy recovery – Co-Supervisor.
  • 09/2000 – 08/2001 : Vincent Martin (Dijon) Neuromuscular fatigue and damages – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/1999 – 08/2000 : Grégory Lattier (Dijon) Effects of training on neuromuscular characteristics – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/1997 – 06/1998 : Stéphane Perrey (Besançon) Stretch-shortening cycle in roller skiing: effects of techniques – Principal Supervisor.

VISITING STUDENTS

  • 01/2018 – 06/2018 : Giorgio Varesco (University of Rovereto, Italy) The effects of pain induced by occlusion on endurance performance and central fatigability of the contralateral knee extensor muscles – Principal Supervisor.
  • 03/2017 – 10/2017 : Fabio Milioni (UNESP, Rio Claro, Brazil) Time-course of performance and neuromuscular recovery after repeated sprints in cycling – Principal Supervisor.
  • 02/2017 – 11/2017 : Rafael Azevedo (University of São Paulo, Brazil) Development of Central and Peripheral Neuromuscular Fatigue during a Time Trial – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2016 – 04/2017:  Dustin Oranchuk (Adams State University, USA) Is neuromuscular fatigue etiology dependent on muscle mass? – Principal Supervisor.
  • 09/2016 – 02/2017 : Matheus Aguiar (Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná, Brazil) Effects of foot strike patterns on plantar flexor muscles fatigue – Principal Supervisor.
  • 04/2016 – 09/2016 : Aldo Savoldelli (University of Rovereto, Italy) Fatigue in hypoxia revisited – Principal Supervisor.
  • 02/2016 – 08/2016 : Mirco Floreani (University of Udine, Italy) Effects of aerobic training in fatigue etiology – Principal Supervisor.
  • 01/2016 – 08/2016 : Thibault Besson (University of St-Etienne, France) Comparison between whole-body and tendon vibration on muscle neuromechanical properties in aging populations – Principal Supervisor.
  • 07/2015 – 08/2015 : Emma Gibney (Biomedical Mechanical Engineering, Carleton University) – Principal Supervisor.
  • 03/2015 – 09/2015 : Matthieu Martin (Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France) Comparison between upper and lower limbs fatigue and corticospinal excitability– Principal Supervisor.
  • 04/2015 – 10/2015 : Arthur Peyrard (University of Chambery, France) Anticipation of magnetic and electrical stimuli does not impair maximal voluntary force production – Principal Supervisor.