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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
Abdullah Sayiner Ege Universitesi Turkey 2001 IFI CUR
Anand Zachariah Christian Medical College, Vellore India 2001 IFI PBL
Adebowale Adeyemo University of Ibadan Nigeria 2001 IFI CBIT
Maria Del Carmen Montbrun Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Argentina 2001 IFI ASMT
Carlos Carvajal Hafemann Universidad de Chile Chile 2001 IFI ASMT
Ana Lía Vargas Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Argentina 2001 IFI OSCE
Altantsetseg Togoo Health Sciences University of Mongolia Mongolia 2001 IFI OSCE
Boaz Otieno-Nyunya Moi University Kenya 2001 IFI FACDEV
Dan Mwesigwa-Kayongo Walter Sisulu University South Africa 2001 IFI CBIT
Vanessa Burch University of Cape Town South Africa 2001 IFI ASMT
Rima Beriashvili Tbilisi State Medical University Georgia 2002 IFI PROG
Avinash Supe Seth G.S. Medical College India 2002 IFI CS
E. Oluwabunmi Olapade-Olaopa University of Ibadan Nigeria 2002 IFI CUR
Nor M.A. Azila Universiti Malaya Malaysia 2002 IFI TMETH
Henry Campos Universidade Federal do Ceará (UFC) Brazil 2002 IFI CUR
S.M. Wasim Jafri Aga Khan Medical College Pakistan 2002 IFI FACDEV
Jose Cueto De La Salle Health Sciences Institute Philippines 2002 IFI CUR
Bosede Afolabi University of Lagos Nigeria 2002 IFI CBIT
Kristina Weil Universidad de los Andes Chile 2002 IFI CS
Zalina Ismail Universiti Sains Malaysia Malaysia 2002 IFI CBIT

* 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]