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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
Vanessa Burch University of Cape Town South Africa 2001 IFI ASMT
Rachel Weiss University of Cape Town South Africa 2009 SAFRI COM
Melanie Alperstein University of Cape Town South Africa 2010 SAFRI CUR
Alan Barnard University of Cape Town South Africa 2010 SAFRI PROG
Heike Geduld University of Cape Town South Africa 2011 SAFRI FACDEV
Heather Talberg University of Cape Town South Africa 2014 SAFRI COM
Jan Kuehne University of Cape Town South Africa 2014 SAFRI CBIT
Lunelle Pienaar University of Cape Town South Africa 2014 SAFRI ASMT
Nazlie Beckett University of Cape Town South Africa 2015 SAFRI CUR
Chivaugn Gordon University of Cape Town South Africa 2015 SAFRI CUR
Fadia Gamieldien University of Cape Town South Africa 2016 SAFRI N/A
Soraya Maart University of Cape Town South Africa 2016 SAFRI N/A
Jason Marcus University of Cape Town South Africa 2016 SAFRI N/A
Marvin Jeffrey Jansen University of Cape Town South Africa 2017 SAFRI N/A
Annemarie Kropman University of Cape Town South Africa 2017 SAFRI N/A
Willem Jooste University of Cape Town South Africa 2019 SAFRI N/A
Derrick Tembi Efie University of Dschang Cameroon 2020 IFI N/A
Patela Giyose University of Fort Hare South Africa 2018 SAFRI N/A
Noluvo Gosangaye University of Fort Hare South Africa 2018 SAFRI N/A
Nomntu Melitafa University of Fort Hare South Africa 2020 SAFRI N/A

* 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]