Karl Fleming

Qualifications: MSc in Sports and Nutrition Science, University of Chester, 2014; BSc In Exercise and Health Fitness, UL, 2012
Contact:

email: karl.fleming@ul.ie
Room: P1039

Role:

Postgraduate Researcher

Teaching and Research Interests:

Teaching Interests: I am a tutor for the National Council for Exercise and Fitness (NCEF), an affiliated organisation within the PESS department, which provides training for Exercise and Health Fitness Instructors.

Research Interests: My current area of research is focussing on the effects of exercise, namely Pilates, on mental health outcomes among persons with multiple sclerosis.

Supervisors:

Dr. Daniel Tindall
Email: Daniel.Tindall@ul.ie
Tel: 061 234828
Room: P1-013

Dr. Matthew Herring
Email: Matthew.Herring@ul.ie
Tel: 061 234762
Room: P1045

Selected Publications:

Fleming KM, Coote SB, Herring MP (2019). ‘The feasibility of Pilates to improve symptoms of anxiety, depression, and fatigue among people with Multiple Sclerosis: An eight-week randomized controlled pilot trial’, Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 45, 101573.  DOI: 10.1016/j.psychsport.2019.101573