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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
Hemant Nandgaonkar Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College India 2005 GSMC OSCE
Saileshwar Natarajan Rajiv Gandhi Medical College India 2006 GSMC CUR
Subha Parameshwaran K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2005 GSMC CUR
Sharmila Patil Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College India 2005 GSMC CUR
Pradnya Bhalerao B.J. Medical College, Pune India 2007 GSMC ASMT
Shivkumar R. Pundkar JMF's A.C.P.M. Medical College India 2005 GSMC FACDEV
Varsha Sagdeo Government Medical College, Nagpur India 2006 GSMC PBL
Dinesh Samel Rajiv Gandhi Medical College India 2006 GSMC STAFF
Smita A. Sawant K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2005 GSMC FACDEV
Neena Sawant Seth G.S. Medical College India 2007 GSMC OSCE
Henal Shah Topiwala National Medical College India 2006 GSMC CS
Nisha Shah Indian Institute of Technology India 2005 GSMC STAFF
Pankaj B. Shah Terna Medical College India 2005 GSMC CBIT
Vinaya Shah B.Y.L. Nair Charitable Hospital India 2007 GSMC PBL
Surekha Shinde B.J. Medical College, Pune India 2006 GSMC CS
Ramji Singh Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences India 2006 GSMC TMETH
Smita Singh Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences India 2007 GSMC OSCE
Millind S. Tullu Seth G.S. Medical College India 2005 GSMC CS
Usha S. Udgaonkar R.C.S.M. Government Medical College India 2005 GSMC TMETH
Pratibha M. Vaidya Topiwala National Medical College India 2005 GSMC STAFF

* Deceased.

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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; MAHE = MAHE-FAIMER International Institute for Leadership in Interprofessional Education: Manipal, India; PHIL = FAIMER Institute, Philadelphia; 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.
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[last update: November 16, 2020]