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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
P. Ramesh Menon T.D. Medical College India 2011 PSG INTERP
Fatema Turkistani Taibah University Saudi Arabia 2019 ASU-MENA N/A
Hong Wang Taishan Medical University China 2017 SMU N/A
Manal Elbermawy Tanta University Egypt 2020 ASU-MENA N/A
Amel Hashish Tanta University Egypt 2014 IFI ORGDEV
Rima Beriashvili Tbilisi State Medical University Georgia 2002 IFI PROG
César Alberto Lucio Ramirez Tecnologico de Monterrey Mexico 2017 IFI N/A
Elaheh Malakan Rad Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran Iran 2007 PSG ALIGN
Frank Peters Tembisa Hospital South Africa 2008 SAFRI CS
Pankaj B. Shah Terna Medical College India 2005 GSMC CBIT
Gayattri Ramnathan Terna Medical College India 2005 GSMC CS
Sangita Sukumaran Terna Medical College India 2019 GSMC N/A
Jagan Nadipelly Texila American University Guyana 2019 MAHE N/A
Yalu Gu The 2nd Affiliated Hospital of Kunming Medical University China 2014 CMU CS
Fredrick Wambu The Nairobi Hospital Kenya 2015 SAFRI CUR
Mashavu Bilal The State University of Zanzibar Tanzania 2019 SAFRI N/A
Dongyan Fan Tibet University Medical College China 2013 CMU TMETH
Manjiri Deshpande Tilak Ayurved Mahavidyalaya India 2014 GSMC ASMT
Mohan Joshi Tilak Ayurved Mahavidyalaya India 2016 GSMC N/A
Kalyanasundaram Swaminathan Tirunelveli Medical College India 2012 PSG COM

* 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]