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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
Sindisiwe Mthembu University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2010 SAFRI TMETH
Ismat Mutwali Alzaeim Alazhari University Sudan 2010 SAFRI CS
Catherine Mwesigwa Makerere University Uganda 2010 SAFRI ASMT
Scovia Nalugo Mbalinda Makerere University Uganda 2010 SAFRI FACDEV
Carmen Oltmann Rhodes University South Africa 2010 SAFRI CUR
Angelika Reinbrech-Schutte University of Pretoria South Africa 2010 SAFRI PROG
Michael Rowe University of the Western Cape South Africa 2010 SAFRI FACDEV
Paula Barnard-Ashton University of the Witwatersrand South Africa 2011 SAFRI CBIT
Sara Brair Al Neelain University Sudan 2011 SAFRI FACDEV
Midion Chidzonga University of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 2011 SAFRI FACDEV
Olufunmilayo (Funmi) Fawole University of Ibadan Nigeria 2011 SAFRI CUR
Heike Geduld University of Cape Town South Africa 2011 SAFRI FACDEV
Margaret Kabanga Mulago Health College Uganda 2011 SAFRI CUR
Mike Kagawa Makerere University Uganda 2011 SAFRI ASMT
Mohamed Labib University Teaching Hospital Zambia 2011 SAFRI CS
Mange Manyama Weill Bugando University, College of Health Sciences Tanzania 2011 SAFRI FACDEV
Japhter Masunge University of Botswana Botswana 2011 SAFRI ALIGN
Ellenore Meyer University of Limpopo South Africa 2011 SAFRI PROF
Stephen Mshana Weill Bugando University, College of Health Sciences Tanzania 2011 SAFRI FACDEV
Chiratidzo (Rati) Ndhlovu University of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 2011 SAFRI PBL

* 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]