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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
Jorge Restrepo Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2013 IFI ASMT
Eman Sadek Ain Shams University Egypt 2013 IFI FACDEV
Kavita Sahai Army College of Medical Sciences India 2013 IFI COM
Humayun Talukder BSM Medical University Bangladesh 2013 IFI INTERP
Paula Vasquez Universidad CES Escuela de Medicina Colombia 2013 IFI CUR
Jachin Velavan Christian Medical College, Vellore India 2013 IFI DL
Nyenti Bessem Training Schools for Health Personnel Cameroon 2014 IFI ALIGN
Ngwa Balingwe St. Francis School of Health Sciences Cameroon 2014 IFI INTERP
Juliana Vallejo-Echavarria Colombian Association of Schools of Medicine (ASCOFAME) Colombia 2014 IFI PROF
Abebe Bekele Addis Ababa University Ethiopia 2014 IFI CUR
Gebru Weldearegay Addis Ababa University Ethiopia 2014 IFI INTERP
Jennifer Welbeck University of Ghana Ghana 2014 IFI COM
Alexandre Delamou Université Gamal Abdel Nasser de Conakry Guinea 2014 IFI CUR
Yoyo Suhoyo Universitas Gadjah Mada Sekip Fakultas Kedokteran Indonesia 2014 IFI FACDEV
Nyaquoi Kargbo Liberia Medical and Dental Council Liberia 2014 IFI PROF
Bouthina Greiw Libyan International Medical University Libya 2014 IFI HLSYS
Tashfeen Ahmad Aga Khan University Pakistan 2014 IFI ASMT
Servando, Jr. Halili Ateneo de Zamboanga University Philippines 2014 IFI CUR
Amel Hashish Tanta University Egypt 2014 IFI ORGDEV
Malak Shaheen Ain Shams University Egypt 2014 IFI ASMT

* Deceased.

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]