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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
Deepalakshmi Kaliyaperumal PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research India 2014 PSG TMETH
Deepti Sharma Christian Dental College and Hospital, Ludhiana India 2018 CMCL N/A
Deepti Vadavi D.A. Pandu Memorial R.V. Dental College & Hospital India 2017 PSG N/A
Denesh Narasimhan PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research India 2019 PSG N/A
Denise Ballester Universidade de São Paulo (USP) Brazil 2010 BRAZ ASMT
Denise Herdy Afonso Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ) Brazil 2010 BRAZ FACDEV
Deogratias Ongona Mbuka University of Botswana Botswana 2016 SAFRI N/A
Derly Silva Streit Faculdade de Medicina de Petrópolis (FMP) Brazil 2007 BRAZ CUR
Derrick Tembi Efie University of Dschang Cameroon 2020 IFI N/A
Deshini Naidoo University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2014 SAFRI ALIGN
Dhanya Sunil Manipal University India 2017 MAHE N/A
Dhinakaran Mullai Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2014 CMCL OSCE
Di Qin Hebei Medical University China 2020 SMU N/A
Di Shi Peking Union Medical College Hospital China 2018 CMU N/A
Dianne Manning University of the Witwatersrand South Africa 2008 IFI STAFF
Diego Alejandro Jaimes Fernández Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2018 FRILA N/A
Dilara Kamaldeen Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute India 2012 CMCL ASMT
Dina Shokry Ministry of Health and Population Egypt 2020 ASU-MENA N/A
Dina El-Metwally Suez Canal University Egypt 2010 IFI CUR
Dina Elzifzaf Ain Shams University Egypt 2020 ASU-MENA 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]