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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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Fellows Database Search

Given Name Family Name Home Country Institution Country Year Institute Project
Sunil Kuyare Seth G.S. Medical College India 2006 GSMC CS
Marietjie Van Rooyen University of Pretoria South Africa 2006 IFI STAFF
Kalpana Luthra All India Institute of Medical Sciences India 2006 CMCL PROG
Rajinder Mahal Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2006 CMCL CS
Ben Van Heerden Stellenbosch University South Africa 2006 IFI STAFF
Amita Mehta Seth G.S. Medical College India 2006 GSMC ORGDEV
Vijaya V. Mysorekar M.S. Ramaiah Medical College India 2006 CMCL TMETH
Saileshwar Natarajan Rajiv Gandhi Medical College India 2006 GSMC CUR
Efosa Oviasu University of Benin Nigeria 2006 IFI ASMT
Surekha Shinde B.J. Medical College, Pune India 2006 GSMC CS
Ramji Singh Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences India 2006 GSMC TMETH
Imran Shaikh Ziauddin Medical College Pakistan 2006 IFI COM
Dinesh Samel Rajiv Gandhi Medical College India 2006 GSMC STAFF
Varsha Sagdeo Government Medical College, Nagpur India 2006 GSMC PBL
Mary Bermudez-Gomez Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Colombia 2007 IFI CUR
E. Malligai Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute, Chennai India 2007 PSG CUR
Ana Lúcia Escobar Fundação Universidade Federal de Rondônia (UNIR) Brazil 2007 BRAZ CUR
Jyoti Mahantesh Nagmoti Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum India 2007 PSG PROG
Leilanie Nicodemus University of the Philippines College of Medicine Philippines 2007 IFI CUR
Aroma Oberoi Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2007 CMCL ALIGN

* 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]