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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.

Directory of Fellows: Click on column heading to sort table by column. For the key to abbreviations in the table click here.

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Given Name Family Name Home Country Institution Country Year Institute Project
Mercedes Bernadá Universidad de la República Uruguay 2008 IFI PROF
Francisco Lamus Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2009 IFI COM
Luis Dominguez Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2012 IFI INTERP
Jorge Restrepo Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2013 IFI ASMT
Diego Alejandro Jaimes Fernández Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2018 FRILA N/A
Mónica María Díaz López Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2018 FRILA N/A
Franciso Lamus Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2016 IFME N/A
Kristina Weil Universidad de los Andes Chile 2002 IFI CS
Ricardo Ronco Universidad del Desarrollo Chile 2005 IFI PBL
Astrid Valenzuela Universidad del Desarrollo Chile 2007 IFI COM
Janet Bloomfield Universidad del Desarrollo Chile 2009 IFI FACDEV
Luís Flávio Souza de Oliveira Universidad Federal do Pampa Brazil 2016 BRAZ N/A
Irene Durante-Montiel Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Mexico 2008 IFI PROF
Andrea Dávila-Cervantes Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México Mexico 2009 IFI SIM
Teresa Fortoul Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México México 2010 IFI CUR
Maria Del Carmen Montbrun Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Argentina 2001 IFI ASMT
Ana Lía Vargas Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Argentina 2001 IFI OSCE
Ana Lía Vargas Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Argentina 2005 IFME N/A
Luis Baricco Universidad Nacional de Tucumán Argentina 2004 IFI CUR
Elena Barragán Universidad Nacional del Comahue Argentina 2003 IFI CUR

* 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]