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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
Johan Dempers Stellenbosch University South Africa 2009 SAFRI PROG
Lakshini McNamee University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2009 SAFRI PROG
Vera Koch Universidade de São Paulo (USP) Brazil 2009 BRAZ PROG
Dr. Anshu Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences India 2009 IFI PROG
Sarita D. Fernandes Topiwala National Medical College India 2005 GSMC PROG
Alan Barnard University of Cape Town South Africa 2010 SAFRI PROG
Solomon Lubinga Mbarara University of Science and Technology Uganda 2010 SAFRI PROG
Clemence Marimo University of Zambia Zambia 2010 SAFRI PROG
Angelika Reinbrech-Schutte University of Pretoria South Africa 2010 SAFRI PROG
Dipta Kanti Mukhopadhyay Bankura Sammilani Medical College India 2010 CMCL PROG
Phagalvarthi Vasudevan Vijayaraghavan Sri Ramachandra University and Medical Centre India 2010 CMCL PROG
Narasimman Swaminathan Father Muller Medical College India 2010 PSG PROG
Gaurang Baxi Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Physiotherapy India 2010 GSMC PROG
Suvarna Shyam Ganvir Padmashree Dr. Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil FoundationÕs College of Physiotherapy India 2011 CMCL PROG
Selvam Ramachandran Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences (SMIMS) India 2011 CMCL PROG
Uma Tekur Maulana Azad Medical College India 2011 CMCL PROG
Sebastiao Junior Henrique Duarte Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso (UFMT) Brazil 2011 BRAZ PROG
Taciana Figueiredo Soares Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) Brazil 2011 BRAZ PROG
Omayma Hamed King Abdulaziz University Saudi Arabia 2011 IFI PROG
Ileogben Sunday-Adeoye Ebonyi State University Nigeria 2011 IFI PROG

* 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]