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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
Pétala Salvador Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN) Brazil 2017 BRAZ N/A
Punita Salwan Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Science and Research India 2010 CMCL PBL
Elango Sambandam United Arab Emirates University United Arab Emirates 2010 PHIL TMETH
Dinesh Samel Rajiv Gandhi Medical College India 2006 GSMC STAFF
Maria Conceição Sampaio Escola Bahiana de Medicina e Saúde Pública (EBMSP) Brazil 2009 BRAZ ASMT
Marcello Sampaio Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UNIRIO) Brazil 2012 BRAZ FACDEV
Shailaja Sampangiramaiah Father Muller Medical College India 2016 PSG N/A
Clarence Samuel Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2014 CMCL STAFF
Sangeetha Samuel Christian Medical College India 2017 CMCL N/A
Sunila Sangappa J.S.S. Dental College & Hospital India 2014 PSG CS
Ramalingam Sankaran PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research India 2009 PHIL FACDEV
Venkatesan Sankarapandian Christian Medical College, Vellore India 2018 PHIL N/A
Ana Débora Santana Fundação Universidade Federal de Sergipe (UFS) Brazil 2010 BRAZ FACDEV
Iswarya Santhanakrishnan PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research India 2017 PSG N/A
Almira Santos Universidade Estadual de Ciências da Saúde de Alagoas (UNCISAL) Brazil 2009 BRAZ COM
Ana Teresa Rodrigues de Abreu Santos Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA) Brazil 2010 BRAZ STAFF
Neuci Cunha Santos Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso (UFMT) Brazil 2010 BRAZ CUR
Silvana Maria Eloi Santos Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) Brazil 2016 BRAZ N/A
Vivek Saoji Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College India 2003 PHIL CBIT
Suptendra Nath Sarbadhikari CAL2CAL Institute India 2007 PSG CBIT

* 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; 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: April 27, 2020]