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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
Soumya Bhattacharya B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences Nepal 2008 IFME N/A
Tara Jaffery Shifa College of Medicine Pakistan 2008 IFME N/A
Christy A. N. Okoromah University of Lagos Nigeria 2008 IFME N/A
Noor Ahsen F.M.H. College of Medicine and Dentistry Pakistan 2009 IFME N/A
Sheena Singh Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2009 IFME N/A
Payal Bansal Maharashtra University of Health Sciences Regional Centre, Pune India 2010 IFME N/A
Henal Shah Topiwala National Medical College India 2010 IFME N/A
Ivan Solarte Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Colombia 2010 IFME N/A
Dr. Anshu Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha India 2012 IFME N/A
Muhammad Tariq Aga Khan University Medical College Pakistan 2012 IFME N/A
Mahinda Kommalage University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka 2013 IFME N/A
Ciraj Ali Mohammed Melaka Manipal Medical College India 2013 IFME N/A
Sevgi Timbil Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi Turkey 2013 IFME N/A
Dinesh Badyal Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2014 IFME N/A
Sanjay Bedi Maharishi Markandeshwar Institute of Medical Sciences & Research India 2014 IFME N/A
Ricardo Borda Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Colombia 2014 IFME N/A
Sucheta Dandekar Seth G.S. Medical College India 2014 IFME N/A
Minnie Kalyanasundaram Christian Medical College, Vellore India 2014 IFME N/A
Riffat Shafi Shifa College of Medicine Pakistan 2014 IFME N/A
Amol Dongre Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College India 2015 IFME N/A

* Deceased.

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]