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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
Champica Bodinayake University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2011 IFI EVB
Indralal Vasantha Devasiri University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2012 IFI FACDEV
Avindra Jayawardene University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2012 IFI CS
Richard Nduwayezu University of Rwanda Rwanda 2020 IFI N/A
Roy Cuison University of Santo Tomas Philippines 2004 IFI 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 IFI CBIT
Johannes Adriaan Coetser University of the Free State South Africa 2012 SAFRI CUR
Lizemari Hugo University of the Free State South Africa 2020 SAFRI N/A
Louricha Tan University of the Philippines Philippines 2017 SMU N/A
Leilanie Nicodemus University of the Philippines Philippines 2015 IFME N/A
Coralie Therese Dimacali University of the Philippines Philippines 2008 IFI PROG
Leilanie Nicodemus University of the Philippines College of Medicine Philippines 2007 IFI CUR
Jose Frantz University of the Western Cape South Africa 2008 SAFRI COM
Firdouza Waggie University of the Western Cape South Africa 2008 SAFRI CUR
Hester Julie University of the Western Cape South Africa 2010 SAFRI COM
Michael Rowe University of the Western Cape South Africa 2010 SAFRI FACDEV
Conran Joseph University of the Western Cape South Africa 2012 SAFRI CUR
Anthea Joy Rhoda University of the Western Cape South Africa 2012 SAFRI FACDEV

* 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]