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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
Wonde Shewatatek Gedamu Jimma University Ethiopia 2020 IFI N/A
Solomon Worku Beza Jimma University Ethiopia 2010 IFI TMETH
Alemeshet Gudeta Jimma University Ethiopia 2011 IFI CUR
Safinah Museene Jinja School of Nursing and Midwifery Uganda 2009 SAFRI COM
Li Niu Jiujiang University Medical College China 2013 CMU FACDEV
Anjali Chitale JMF's A.C.P.M. Medical College India 2006 GSMC TMETH
Shashank Date JMF's A.C.P.M. Medical College India 2005 GSMC PBL
Shivkumar R. Pundkar JMF's A.C.P.M. Medical College India 2005 GSMC FACDEV
Purnima Barua Jorhat Medical College India 2015 CMCL CUR
Bhagyalakshmi Avinash JSS Dental College and Hospital India 2018 MAHE N/A
Chandrasekhar B.R. JSS Dental College and Hospital India 2017 PSG N/A
Sudha Bakthavath Salem JSS Medical College India 2020 MAHE N/A
Madhu B. JSS Medical College India 2017 PSG N/A
Arun Mohanram JSS Medical College India 2019 PSG N/A
Rohini Bhadre K. J. Somaiya Medical College India 2009 GSMC ASMT
Sujata Kanhere K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2006 GSMC STAFF
Sunanda Damodar Lele K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2005 GSMC ASMT
Rupali Sabale K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2016 GSMC N/A
Supriya John K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2012 GSMC OSCE
Seema Kumar K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2011 GSMC 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]