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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
Valéria Góes Ferreira Pinheiro Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC) Brazil 2008 BRAZ CS
Judith Rafaelle Oliveira Pinho Universidade Federal do Maranhão Brazil 2015 BRAZ COM
Suzana Maria Pires do Rio Faculdade de Medicina de Barbacena, Fundação José Bonifácio Lafayette de Andrada (FAME-FUNJOB) BRAZil 2011 BRAZ ALIGN
Rano Mal Piryani KIST Medical College Nepal 2011 PSG TMETH
Rishi Pokhrel Nepal Army Institute of Health Sciences Nepal 2017 IFI N/A
Shital Poojary K.J. Somaiya Medical College India 2010 GSMC OSCE
Yara Portela Universidade Federal do Maranhão (UFMA) Brazil 2017 BRAZ N/A
Thomas (Corne) Postma University of Pretoria South Africa 2011 SAFRI TMETH
Mugdha Potnis-Lele Maharashtra University of Health Sciences Regional Centre, Pune India 2010 CMCL CUR
Ramprasad Vasthare Prabhakar Manipal College of Dental Sciences India 2015 MAHE CBIT
Krishnananda Prabhu Kasturba Medical College India 2012 PSG FACDEV
Mukhyaprana Prabhu Kasturba Medical College India 2015 MAHE CUR
Shakuntala Prabhu Seth G.S. Medical College India 2015 GSMC CUR
Avinash Prabhu Manipal University India 2016 MAHE N/A
Anju Pradhan B. P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences Nepal 2020 SMU N/A
Mariangela Cainelli de Oliveira Prado Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP) Brazil 2008 BRAZ COM
Samir Kumar Praharaj Kasturba Medical College India 2017 GSMC N/A
Peralam Yegneswaran Prakash Kasturba Medical College India 2015 MAHE INTERP
Fransiskus Aryo Pratomo Widya Mandala University Indonesia 2020 FRNSHP N/A
Alice Prearo Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP) Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu Brazil 2009 BRAZ COM

* 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]