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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
Kobinah Nkyekyer University of Ghana Ghana 2012 IFI ASMT
Jennifer Welbeck University of Ghana Ghana 2014 IFI COM
Florence Bitalabeho University of Global Health Equity Rwanda 2020 SAFRI N/A
Sylvia Callender Carter University of Global Health Equity Rwanda 2020 SAFRI N/A
Luo Rofen University of Hong Kong China 2019 SMU N/A
Yan Yan Zhu University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital China 2016 SMU N/A
Adebowale Adeyemo University of Ibadan Nigeria 2001 IFI CBIT
E. Oluwabunmi Olapade-Olaopa University of Ibadan Nigeria 2002 IFI CUR
Yinusa Raji University of Ibadan Nigeria 2007 IFI CUR
Olufunmilayo (Funmi) Fawole University of Ibadan Nigeria 2011 SAFRI CUR
Magbagbeola David Dairo University of Ibadan Nigeria 2012 SAFRI DL
Ayodele Omotoso University of Ilorin Nigeria 2004 IFI OSCE
Mohamed Abdelrahman University of Khartoum Sudan 2009 SAFRI PBL
Hiba R. Ahmed University of Khartoum Sudan 2015 SAFRI PBL
Nazik Nurelhuda University of Khartoum Sudan 2017 IFI N/A
Zeinab Ibrahim University of Khartoum Sudan 2020 ASU-MENA N/A
Keshena Naidoo University of KwaZulu Natal South Africa 2019 SAFRI N/A
Munirah Motala University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2017 SAFRI N/A
Mergan Naidoo University of Kwazulu-Natal South Africa 2019 IFI N/A
Kimesh Naidoo University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2018 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]