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Fellows (2001 – current)

FAIMER 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
Astrid Turner University of Pretoria South Africa 2016 SAFRI N/A
Michelle Janse van Rensburg University of Pretoria South Africa 2016 SAFRI N/A
Jeane Cloete University of Pretoria South Africa 2017 SAFRI N/A
Werner Cordier University of Pretoria South Africa 2017 SAFRI N/A
Ericka Noelle Labbe University of Pretoria South Africa 2017 SAFRI N/A
Rivak Punchoo University of Pretoria South Africa 2017 SAFRI N/A
Mia-Michaela Beetge University of Pretoria South Africa 2019 SAFRI N/A
Eileen Du Plooy University of Pretoria South Africa 2019 SAFRI N/A
Clarisa Sutherland University of Pretoria South Africa 2020 SAFRI N/A
Mahinda Kommalage University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2009 PHIL CUR
Pitiyage Perera University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2010 PHIL CUR
Champica Bodinayake University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2011 PHIL EVB
Indralal Vasantha Devasiri University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2012 PHIL FACDEV
Avindra Jayawardene University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2012 PHIL CS
Richard Nduwayezu University of Rwanda Rwanda 2020 PHIL N/A
Roy Cuison University of Santo Tomas Philippines 2004 PHIL PBL
Maria Christodoulou University of Stellenbosch South Africa 2012 SAFRI ASMT
Lianne Keiller University of Stellenbosch South Africa 2012 SAFRI PBL
Milagros Rabe University of the East/Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center Philippines 2005 PHIL CBIT
Johannes Adriaan Coetser University of the Free State South Africa 2012 SAFRI 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; 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: February 18, 2021]