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Fellows (2001 – current)

FAIMER Institute Fellows are health professions educators from respected academic institutions around the world. They are primarily mid-career faculty who are actively involved in undergraduate education at their institutions and who are in positions of leadership with respect to curriculum and educational policies and procedures.

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Given Name Family Name Home Country Institution Country Year Institute Project
Payal Bansal Maharashtra University of Health Sciences Regional Centre, Pune India 2010 IFME N/A
Penelope Keene University of the Witwatersrand South Africa 2014 SAFRI ASMT
Peralam Yegneswaran Prakash Kasturba Medical College India 2015 MAHE INTERP
Pétala Salvador Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN) Brazil 2017 BRAZ N/A
Peter Prasanth Kommu Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences India 2014 CMCL TMETH
Phagalvarthi Vasudevan Vijayaraghavan Sri Ramachandra University and Medical Centre India 2010 CMCL PROG
Phuong Nguyen Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine Vietnam 2014 IFI CS
Pinaki Wani K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2010 GSMC ASMT
Pitiyage Perera University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2010 IFI CUR
Ponchitra Ramanathan MGM New Bombay College of Nursing India 2019 PSG N/A
Ponnudhali Doraiswamy Vinayaka Mission's Kirupananda Variyar Medical College In 2018 PSG N/A
Ponsiano Kabakyenga Nuwagaba Kyambogo University Uganda 2020 SAFRI N/A
Poonam Naik Yenepoya Medical College India 2014 GSMC TMETH
Poonam Loomba Maulana Azad Medical College India 2017 CMCL N/A
Poornima Sadashivaiah Mandya Institute of Medical Sciences India 2014 PSG TMETH
Poornima Kundapur Manipal Institute of Technology India 2018 MAHE N/A
Poorwa Kardile Dr. Shankarrao Chavan Government Medical College India 2019 MAHE N/A
Portia Shanduka Paray School of Nursing Lesotho 2017 SAFRI N/A
Portia Bimray University of the Western Cape South Africa 2019 SAFRI N/A
Prabodh Bansal Saraswathi Institute of Medical Sciences India 2017 MAHE N/A

* Deceased.

KEY
Institute: ASU-MENA = Ain Shams University-Middle East North Africa-FAIMER Regional Institute: Cairo, Egypt; BRAZ = Brazil-FAIMER Regional Institute: Porto das Dunas, Brazil; CMU (Formerly CMB-CMU*) = CMU-FAIMER Regional Institute: Shenyang, China; CMCL = CMCL-FAIMER Regional Institute: Ludhiana, India; FRILA = FAIMER Regional Institute in Latin America: Santiago, Chile; FRNSHP = FAIMER Regional Institute of Indonesia for Educational Development and Leadership: Yogyakarta, Indonesia; GSMC = GSMC-FAIMER Regional Institute: Mumbai, India; IFI (Formerly PHIL#) = International FAIMER Institute: Philadelphia; IFME = International Fellowship in Medical Education; MAHE = MAHE-FAIMER International Institute for Leadership in Interprofessional Education: Manipal, India; PSG = PSG-FAIMER Regional Institute: Coimbatore, India; SAFRI = Sub-Saharan Africa-FAIMER Regional Institute: Cape Town, South Africa; SMU = SMU-FAIMER Regional Institute: Guangzhou, China

Project (Education Innovation Project): ACCRED = Accreditation; ALIGN = Alignment of content with health care context and population health needs; ASMT = Assessment; CBIT = Computer-based learning, information technology; COM = Community-based education; CRTH = Critical thinking; CS = Clinical skills education (includes communication skills, bedside skills); CUR = Curriculum revision/integration/change; DL = Distance learning; EVB = Evidence-based medicine; FACDEV = Faculty/teacher/trainer development; HLSYS = Health systems integration/improvement/change (includes changes in health workforce, health system structure); INTERPROF = Interprofessional education; ORGDEV = Organizational development; OSCE = Objective structured clinical examination; PBL = Problem-based learning; PROF = Professionalism, humanism, ethics; PROG = Program evaluation; RSCH = Building capacity to do research; SIM = Simulations; STAFF = Student affairs; TMETH = Teaching methods; N/A = Project title not currently available

*The CMU-FAIMER Regional Institute was the CMB-CMU-FAIMER Regional Institute from 2013-2018.
#The International FAIMER Institute (IFI) was the FAIMER Institute, Philadelphia (PHIL) from 2001-2019.

[last update: June 8, 2021]