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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
Nor M.A. Azila Universiti Malaya Malaysia 2002 IFI TMETH
Sekelani Banda University of Zambia Zambia 2003 IFI PROG
Muhammad Zaka Khan Baqai Medical College Pakistan 2003 IFI PBL
Vivek Saoji Bharati Vidyapeeth Medical College India 2003 IFI CBIT
Rashmi Vyas Christian Medical College, Vellore India 2003 IFI CUR
Eliana Amaral Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP) Brazil 2003 IFI CS
Ahuka Ona Longombe Universite de Kisangani Democratic Republic of the Congo 2003 IFI COM
Solomon Genet Jimma University Ethiopia 2003 IFI COM
Elena Barragán Universidad Nacional del Comahue Argentina 2003 IFI CUR
Charles Mkony Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences Tanzania 2003 IFI ASMT
Huseyin Cahit Taskiran Dokuz Eylul Universitesi Turkey 2003 IFI CS
Samuel Luboga Makerere University Uganda 2003 IFI ASMT
Tejinder Singh Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2003 IFI DL
Jacqueline Van Wyk University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2004 IFI PROG
Luis Baricco Universidad Nacional de Tucumán Argentina 2004 IFI CUR
Christy A.N. Okoromah University of Lagos Nigeria 2004 IFI EVB
Daljit Singh Dayanand Medical College India 2004 IFI PROG
Sarah Kiguli Makerere University Uganda 2004 IFI CS
Francois Cilliers Stellenbosch University South Africa 2004 IFI PROG
Rosemary (Waithira) Mirie University of Nairobi Kenya 2004 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]