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Hamish Fleming

Lecturer

School Of Public Hlth, Physio & Pop Sc
Health Sciences Centre
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7166510
Email: h.fleming@ucd.ie

Professional

         

Conference Contributions

Bollard, E. and Fleming, H. E. (2010) A Study to Investigate the Walking Speed of Elderly Adults with Relation to Pedestrian Crossings. [Oral Presentation], The 27th Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP) Annual Conference, Strand Hotel, Limerick, Ireland , 12-NOV-10 - 13-NOV-10.
Hughes, K.J. Shannon, H. Fleming, H.E. (2011) Evaluation of Paediatric Chest Percussion. [Oral Presentation], 28th Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP) Annual Conference, Mulingar Park Hotel, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath , 11-NOV-11 - 12-NOV-11.
Gaughan, C. and Fleming, H.E. (2011) The Relationship Between B.M.I And Body Fat Content In Healthy Young Adults: A Pilot Study. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], The 16th World Confederation of Physical Therapy (WCPT) International Congress, Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre, Exhibit Halls 2&3 , 20-JUN-11 - 23-JUN-11.
Bollard, E. and Fleming, H.E. (2011) A Study to Investigate the Walking Speed of Elderly Adults With Relation to Pedestrian Crossings. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], The 16th World Congress of Physical Therapy (WCPT) International Congress, Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre, Exhibit Halls 2&3 , 20-JUN-11 - 23-JUN-11.
Casey E. and Fleming H.E. (2011) The Prevalence Of Musculoskeletal Injuries And Burnout Among Amateur Boxers. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], The 16th World Congress of Physical Therapy (WCPT) International Congress, Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre, Exhibit Halls 2&3 , 20-JUN-11 - 23-JUN-11.
Bollard, E. and Fleming, H.E. (2011) A Study to Investigate the Walking Speed of Elderly Adults With Relation to Pedestrian Crossings. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], The 2nd Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress (SHBC), Suntec Sigapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre , 11-NOV-11 - 12-NOV-11.
Hall MG, Fleming HE, Spence WD, Solomonidis SE Paul JP ; (1994) Comparative evaluation of the ischial containment and quadrilateral sockets. [Oral Presentation], International conference on clinical gait analysis, Dundee, Scotland , 01-JAN-94.
Dolan MJ, Hall MG, Fleming HE, Nicol AC and Paul JP ; (1994) Calibration of force plates used in gait analysis. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], International conference on clinical gait analysis, Dundee, Scotland , 01-JAN-94.
Fleming HE, Paul JP, Hall MG, and Dolan MJ ; (1994) Framework for quality assurance tests for the clinical gait analysis laboratory. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], International conference on clinical gait analysis, Dundee, Scotland , 01-JAN-94.
Spence WD, Solomonidis SE, Fleming HE and Hall MG ; (1991) Clinical and biomechanical evaluation of the ischial containment type socket for above-knee amputees - a pilot study. [Oral Presentation], 7th World Congress of the International Society of Prosthetics and Orthotics, Chicago, USA , 01-JAN-91 - 05-JAN-91.

Committees

Committee : Delegate to UCD Buildings Office at the Mater Campus
Committee : UCD Health Sciences Building Design Team
Committee : Chair of UCD Health Sciences Building Safety Committee
Committee : Member of the Faculty of Medicine Computer Committee
Committee : Member of the College of Life Sciences Computer Committee

Employment

Employer: UCD School of Physiotherapy and Performance Science, Dublin, Ireland
Position: Tenured College Lecturer
Employer: UCD School of Physiotherapy
Position: Untenured College Lecturer
Employer: UCD School of Physiotherapy
Position: Assistant Lecturer
Employer: University of Strathclyde Bioengineering Unit, Glasgow, Scotland
Position: Research Assistant

Education

Year 1982 Institution: University of Edinburgh
Qualification: BSc Subject:
Year 1988 Institution: University of Strathclyde
Qualification: MSc Subject:
Year 1997 Institution: University of Strathclyde
Qualification: PhD Subject: For Biomechanical Research in the Bioengineering Unit
Year 2007 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: Cert Safety & Health at Work Subject:
       

Other Activities

UCD School of Physiotherapy Web editor 1996 to date

UCD School of Physio&PerfSci Connect Group Leader Oct 05-date

School website editors  training Nov 05

UCD School of Physio&PerfSci Web liason for UCD rebranding July 05-Feb 06

UCD School of Physio&PerfSci Elected Schedule 4 Safety Representative

Coordinator for the Master of Medical Science (Sports Medicine) and Master of Medical Science (Sports Physiotherapy) degrees' Human Biomechanics Module 1996-2002.

BSc (Physiotherapy) Year 2/Physiotherapy Programme Stage 2 Exam coordinator and member of Physiotherapy Internal Exam and Programme boards 1996 to date.

Continuing Education Workshops Conducted/Organised:

Helped organise the final UCD commitment to the CAMARC II project in the organisation of the workshop and editing the resultant document "Proceedings of the final CAMARC-II conference & workshop 'experiences and perspectives' - Dublin 25-26 February 1995", CEC programme AIM project A-2002 CAMARC II deliverable N28.

<>Continuing Educations Workshops Attended:
Responsibilities of Heads of Department and their Deputies - Safety Issues, Kilarney, 1996

UCD School of Physio&PerfSci<> Connect Group Leader briefing 24 Oct 2005

UCD School of Physio&PerfSci Web editor briefing 18 Oct 2007 

Certificate in Safety and Health at Work at the UCD School of Public Health and Population Science 2007.

 

Publications

     

Peer Reviewed Journals

U. McCarthy Persson, H.F. Fleming, B. Caulfield; (2008) 'The effect of a vastus lateralis tape on muscle activityduring stair climbing'. Manual Therapy, xx :1-8. [Details]
Power H. and Fleming, H.; (2007) 'Work-related thumb pain in manipulative physiotherapists - an Irish survey'. Physiotherapy Ireland, 28 (2):51-57. [Details]
McCarthy Persson J.U., Hooper A.C.B., and Fleming H.E.; (2007) 'Repeatability of skin displacement and pressure during 'inhibitory' vastus lateralis muscle taping'. Manual Therapy, 12 (1):17-21. [DOI] [Details]
Fleming H.E., Hall M.G., Dolan M.J., and Paul J.P.; (1997) 'Quality framework for force plate testing'. PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART H-JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING IN MEDICINE, 211 (3):213-219. [DOI] [Details]
Hall M.G., Fleming H.E., Dolan M.J., Millbank S.F., and Paul J.P.; (1996) 'Static in situ calibration of force plates'. Journal of Biomechanics, 29 (5):659-665. [DOI] [Details]
Hall M.G., Fleming H.E., Spence W.D., Solomonidis S.E. and Paul J.P.; (1995) 'Comparative evaluation of the ischial containment and quadrilateral sockets (Abs.)'. Gait & Posture, 3 (3):176-176. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Dolan M.J., Hall M.G., Fleming H.E., Nicol A.C. and Paul J.P.; (1995) 'Calibration of force plates used in gait analysis (Abs.)'. Gait & Posture, 3 (3):185-185. Available Online [DOI] [Details]
Fleming H.E., Paul J.P., Hall M.G. and Dolan M.J.; (1995) 'Framework for quality assurance tests for the clinical gait analysis laboratory (Abs.)'. Gait & Posture, 3 (3):185-186. Available Online [Details]

Other Journals

McCarthy Persson, U., Hooper, A.C.B. & Fleming, H.E.; (2006) 'Repeatability of skin displacement and pressure during inhibitory vastus lateralis muscle taping' Manual Therapy . [Details]
Bollard, E. and Fleming, H.E. (2011) 'A Study to Investigate the Walking Speed of Elderly Adults With Relation to Pedestrian Crossings' Annals, Academy of Medicine, Singapore (AAMS) 40 (11) . [Details]

Conference Publications

Bollard, E. and Fleming, H. (2010) A Study to Investigate the Walking Speed of Elderly Adults with Relation to Pedestrian Crossings . In: ISCP eds. The 27th Annual Conference of the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists The Strand Hotel, Limerick, , 12-NOV-10 - 13-NOV-10 , pp.5-6 [Details]
Gaughan, C. and Fleming, H.E (2011) The Relationship Between B.M.I And Body Fat Content In Healthy Young Adults: A Pilot Study The 16th World Confederation of Physical Therapy (WCPT) International Congress Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre, Exhibit Halls 2&3, , 20-JUN-11 - 23-JUN-11 [Details]
Bollard, E. and Fleming, H.E. (2011) A Study to Investigate the Walking Speed of Elderly Adults With Relation to Pedestrian Crossings The 2nd Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress (SHBC) [Details]
Bollard, E. and Fleming, H.E. (2011) A Study to Investigate the Walking Speed of Elderly Adults With Relation to Pedestrian Crossings The 16th World Confederation of Physical Therapy (WCPT) International Congress [Details]
Casey E. and Fleming H.E. (2011) The Prevalence Of Musculoskeletal Injuries And Burnout Among Amateur Boxers The 16th World Confederation of Physical Therapy (WCPT) International Congress [Details]
Hughes, K.J. Shannon, H. Fleming, H.E. (2011) Evaluation of Paediatric Chest Percussion 28th Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists (ISCP) Annual Conference Physiotherapy Ireland. 2012;33(1), [Details]
Cusack, T. Garrett, M and Fleming, H.E. (1999) The temporal and spatial parameters of gait and quality of life in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee following attendance at physiotherapy Proceedings of the Annual Congress of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Birmingham, UK, [Details]
Spence WD, Solomonidis SE, Fleming HE and Hall MG; (1991) Clinical and biomechanical evaluation of the ischial containment type socket for above-knee amputees - a pilot study (abs.) . In: JK Zupko eds. Proceedings of the 7th World Congress of ISPO [Details]
         

Dissertations/Theses

Fleming, H.E.; (1997) Comparison of Quadrilateral and Ischial-ramal containment sockets for trans-femoral amputees: an interface pressure study. Glasgow, Scotland: Dissertations/Theses [Details]
Fleming, H.E.; (1988) Evaluation of a transducer for the measurement of above-knee amputee stump-socket interface pressures. Glasgow, Scotland: Dissertations/Theses [Details]
 

Reports

Garrett, M. and Fleming, H.; (1995) Proceedings of the final CAMARC-II conference & workshop 'experiences and perspectives' - Dublin 25-26 February 1995, CEC programme AIM project A-2002 CAMARC II deliverable N28. Reports [Details]
Fleming HE, Hall MG, Spence WD, Solomonidis SE, Paul JP and Hamilton JA ; (1991) Clinical and biomechanical evaluation of the ischial containment type socket for above-knee amputees - a pilot study. Edinburgh: Reports [Details]
       

Abstract

Dolan MJ, Hall MG, Fleming HE, Nicol AC and Paul JP ; (1995) Calibration of force plates used in gait analysis. Abstract [Details]
Fleming HE, Paul JP, Hall MG and Dolan MJ ; (1995) Framework for quality assurance tests for the clinical gait analysis laboratory. Abstract [Details]
Hall MG, Fleming HE, Spence WD, Solomonidis SE Paul JP; (1995) Comparative evaluation of the ischial containment and quadrilateral sockets. Abstract [Details]
                 

Research Papers

Fleming HE, Hall MG, Dolan MJ and Paul JP; (1994) Force platform testing. In Standards for instrumentation and specifications, CEC programme AIM project A-2002 CAMARC II deliverable N24. Rome: Research Papers [Details]
Rouse M, Fleming HE and Paul JP ; (1994) AMG - State of the art. In Measurement and data processing methodology in clinical movement analysis, CEC programme AIM project A-2002 CAMARC II deliverable N15. Rome: Research Papers [Details]
Hall MG, Fleming HE and Paul JP; (1993) Protocol for mechanical energy expenditure study on amputee gait. In 'Towards a common format (3-D coordinate systems) in stereometric measurement CEC programme AIM project A-2002 CAMARC II Sub-goals A.1, A.2 and C.2 Internal Report. Research Papers [Details]
Fleming HE, Hall MG, Paul JP, Millbank SFD and Dolan MJ ; (1993) Calibration of force platforms. In CEC programme AIM project A-2002 CAMARC II Sub-goal A.1 Internal Report. University of Rome: Research Papers [Details]
                                           

Research

   

Recent Postgraduates

Thesis (M.Med.Sc.) by research: The role of physiotherapy in stress management by Aoife Conway, 2000.

Thesis (Ph.D.): Muscle activity and kinematics in response to an inhibitory vastus lateralis muscle tape during stair climbing, by Ulrik McCarthy Persson, 2006.

 

Teaching

Teaching Philosophy

Current Teaching Responsibilities to School of Physiotherapy & Performance Science:
(in sequence and by semester)

Year 1 Applied Physics Principles (PHTY20100) 15 hours in Semester 1 to Stage 1
Functional Anatomy and Kinesiology I (PHTY10040) 1 hour in Semester 2 to Stage 1

Year 2
Applied Physics and Biomechanics (PHTY20020) 30 hours in Semester 1 to Stage 2

Year 3
Research Methods and Dissertation I (PHTY30120) 13 hours in Semester 2 to Stage 3

Year 4
Physiology of Human Movement (PHTY40130) 6 hours in Semester 1 to Stage 4


Modules Coordinated

201200   PHTY30120     Physiotherapy: Res. Methods & Dissertation I
201200   PHTY10080     Physiotherapy: Applied Physics Principles
201200   PHTY20020     Physiotherapy: Applied Physics and Biomech
201200   PHTY40120     Physiotherapy: Dissertation