Medical

AIDA official Medical Section

Frederic Lemaitre

M.D.

Ph.D.

Education

Dietician (accreditation of prior learning), Vice Rectorat – French Department of Professional Education – Nouméa (2014-2016)

Qualified as PhD supervisor (HDR) in the field of Exercise Physiology, obtained from the University of Rouen (2011)

MA Coursework in Nutrition and Dietetic from the Faculty of Pharmacological and Biological Sciences of Paris. – University of Paris-Descartes, Paris V. (2007-2008)

PhD with honors from the Faculty Medicine in « Physiology ». Laboratory of: «Metabolic adaptations to exercise in physiological and pathological situation (AME2P)», EA n°3533 – University of Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont I – PhD supervisor: Pr Mario Bedu (1999-2001)

Master degree in Exercise Physiology from the Medicine Faculty. Laboratory of Physiology and Biology of Sport – University of Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont I – PhD supervisor: Pr Mario Bedu (1998)

Training and coaching in freediving

Apnea Training and coaching, club GAS, Grand Couronne, France (2017-present)

Member of the Medical Board, AIDA International (2017-present)

Apnea Training and coaching, club Apnea FFESSM. Nouméa, NouvelleCalédonie, and President of the “Club Apnea Nouvelle-Calédonie” (2013-2017)

Member of AIDA France board (2012-2015)

Apnea Instructor, MEF2 FFESSM de Nouvelle Calédonie, (apnea physiology courses, teaching and coaching), Lifou (2013-2014)

Capitain & Selector for the French AIDA Team, World Apnea Team Championships, Nice (2011-2012)

Expertise and Scientific advisor for the AIDA France Medical Board (2012-2016)

Training, Scientific conferences, Freediving workshop, FFESSM. Nouméa, OctNov, Nouvelle-Calédonie (2007-2013)

Creator, president and coaching for freedivers in l'ASRUC de Rouen, France (2002-2013)

Organizer and coordinator of an apnea competition in swimming pool FFESSM titled « ApnéeOse ! » Rouen, France (2004-2008 )

Specific Physical training for freedivers and for elite swimmers, Pôle France Natation, Rouen (2007-2013)

Capitain & Coach for the French AIDA Team, World Championships AIDA. Long Island, Bahamas (2009)

Capitain & Coach for the French AIDA Team, World Championships AIDA. Aarhus, Danemark (2009)

Involvement in the IWC World Static Apnea Contest (Monaco, for Scientific research on heart rate variability and managing freedivers (2005)

President of the Regional Commission apnea FFESSM, Normandy region (2004-2007)

Apnea Instructor FFESSM, MEF2 d'Antibes (apnea physiology courses, teaching and coaching apnea). One week (2003-2004)

Organizer for the CASC of a freediving competition in swimming pool - AIDA (1997-1998)

Treasurer and Creator of the Underwater Activities Club of Chamalières (CASC) and organizer of the “Apnea days” (1997-2002)

Freediving, Diving

National instructor of Freediving CMAS and FFESSM, n°8.

Instructor AIDA** since june (1999)

President, Coach of several freediving clubs (1998-2018)

Captain & Coach for the French Freediving (2009-2012)

Scuba Diver: MEF1, FFESSM, CMAS, n°12349, (1998)

Swimmer instructor (BEESAN n°063990059), since june (1999)

Apnea Judge, AIDA France

Miscellaneous

Author of two Book on Freediving, titled : "L’apnée de la théorie à la pratique" Sous la direction de Frédéric Lemaître, Editions Presses Universitaires de Rouen et du Havre, 2007 and new Eds in 2015. And “Manuel d’entraînement à l’apnée” Turtle Eds (2016)

President, Coach of several freediving clubs (1998-2018)

Captain & Coach for the French Freediving (2009-2012)

Acroyoga instructor (Vancityacro), july (2018)

Member of

American Physiological Society (APS) since (2007)

Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) since (2001)

Société Française de Physiologie et de Pharmacologie (P2T) since (2006)

Société de Physiologie et de Médecine Subaquatique et Hyperbare (MedSubHyp) since (1998)

BOOKS AND COMMUNICATIONS

47 Indexed papers
14 book chapters
3 books
48 Invited conference presentations

Languages

French, Spanish,English