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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
Valerie Joan Tagwira University of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 2012 SAFRI CBIT
Mmapula Dube University of the Witwatersrand South Africa 2013 SAFRI PROG
Ruebecca Ebrahim University of Limpopo South Africa 2013 SAFRI COM
Bernhard Gaede University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2013 SAFRI CUR
Fasika Gebrekirkos Mekelle University Ethiopia 2013 SAFRI CS
Karl Klusmann Stellenbosch University South Africa 2013 SAFRI TMETH
Ronel Maart University of the Western Cape South Africa 2013 SAFRI CS
Milly Morkel University of Namibia Namibia 2013 SAFRI CS
Takaedza Munangatire Paray School of Nursing Lesotho 2013 SAFRI SIM
Annet Mutebi Makerere University Uganda 2013 SAFRI CS
Joanne Naidoo University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2013 SAFRI FACDEV
Jane Namatovu Makerere University Uganda 2013 SAFRI DL
Champion Nyoni Paray School of Nursing Lesotho 2013 SAFRI FACDEV
Anoud Omer Al Neelain University Sudan 2013 SAFRI ALIGN
Everlyne Rotich Moi University College of Health Sciences Kenya 2013 SAFRI HLSYS
Enoch Sepako University of Botswana Botswana 2013 SAFRI PBL
Klaus von Pressentin Stellenbosch University South Africa 2013 SAFRI COM
Candice Lombardo University of the Western Cape South Africa 2014 SAFRI CBIT
Danelle Hess University of the Western Cape South Africa 2014 SAFRI EVB
Deshini Naidoo University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2014 SAFRI ALIGN

* 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]