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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
Sunita D. Deshpande Topiwala National Medical College India 2005 GSMC PBL
Anjali Deshpande VSPMÕS Dental College and Research Centre India 2010 GSMC STAFF
Manjiri Deshpande Tilak Ayurved Mahavidyalaya India 2014 GSMC ASMT
Pasumarthi Devaprasad Shanthiram Medical College and Hospital India 2020 CMCL N/A
Indralal Vasantha Devasiri University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2012 IFI FACDEV
Vasudha Devi Melaka-Manipal Medical College, Manipal India 2010 GSMC TMETH
Elsa Sanatombi Devi Manipal College of Nursing India 2016 MAHE N/A
Sari Dewi Universitas Padjadjaran Indonesia 2008 IFI ASMT
Nathalie de Lourdes Souza Dewulf Universidade Federal de Goiás (UFG) Brazil 2014 BRAZ OSCE
Arun Dhakal Birat Medical College India 2019 GSMC N/A
Upreet Dhaliwal University College of Medical Sciences India 2015 CMCL TMETH
Rekha Dhamnaskar Topiwala National Medical College India 2005 GSMC ASMT
Archana Dharwadkar Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences India 2014 PSG TMETH
Kavitarati Dharwadkar Amala Institute of Medical Sciences India 2018 PSG N/A
Sandeep Dhingra Armed Forces Medical College India 2017 GSMC N/A
Sushama Dhonde Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College and Hospital India 2015 GSMC TMETH
Qi Dianjun China Medical University China 2016 CMU N/A
Ieda Maria Avila Vargas Dias Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP) Brazil 2014 BRAZ INTERP
Cristina Dias Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV) Brazil 2012 BRAZ FACDEV
Mónica María Díaz López Universidad de la Sabana Colombia 2018 FRILA N/A

* 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]