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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.

Directory of Fellows: Click on column heading to sort table by column. For the key to abbreviations in the table click here.

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Fellows Database Search

Given Name Family Name Home Country Institution Country Year Institute Project
Juanita Bezuidenhout Stellenbosch University South Africa 2005 IFI CUR
Shyamal Bhattacharya B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences Nepal 2006 IFI CUR
Soumya Bhattacharya B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences Nepal 2005 IFI ASMT
Valdes Bollela Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto da Universidade de São Paulo (FMRP-USP) Brazil 2006 IFI ASMT
Vanessa Burch University of Cape Town South Africa 2001 IFI ASMT
David Cameron University of Pretoria South Africa 2005 IFI CRTH
Henry Campos Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC) Brazil 2002 IFI CUR
Paulo Marcondes Carvalho Faculdade de Medicina de Marília (FAMEMA) Brazil 2006 IFI CBIT
Thomas Chacko PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research India 2004 IFI TMETH
Jugesh Chhatwal Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2007 IFI CS
Francois Cilliers Stellenbosch University South Africa 2004 IFI PROG
Jose Cueto De La Salle Health Sciences Institute Philippines 2002 IFI CUR
Roy Cuison University of Santo Tomas Philippines 2004 IFI PBL
Venkatesh Doreswamy M.S. Ramaiah Medical College India 2007 IFI PROF
Solomon Genet Jimma University Ethiopia 2003 IFI COM
Vimal Govindan PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research India 2006 IFI CS
Yucel Gursel Dokuz Eylul Universitesi Turkey 2007 IFI CBIT
Carlos Carvajal Hafemann Universidad de Chile Chile 2001 IFI ASMT
Mobeen Iqbal Shifa College of Medicine Pakistan 2006 IFI EVB
Zalina Ismail Universiti Sains Malaysia Malaysia 2002 IFI CBIT

* 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.
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[last update: June 8, 2021]