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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
Chinmay Shah Government Medical College, Bhavnagar India 2008 GSMC ASMT
Uday Singh Pramukhswami Medical College India 2008 GSMC COM
Vivek Verma Pramukhswami Medical College India 2008 GSMC TMETH
Tara Jaffery Shifa College of Medicine Pakistan 2008 IFME N/A
Soumya Bhattacharya B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences Nepal 2008 IFME N/A
Christy A. N. Okoromah University of Lagos Nigeria 2008 IFME N/A
Surapaneni Krishna Mohan Saveetha Medical College India 2009 CMCL CUR
Jayant Vagha Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Wardha India 2009 CMCL PBL
Jasleen Narula Christian Medical College, Ludhiana India 2009 CMCL TMETH
Ranabir Pal Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok India 2009 CMCL TMETH
Alka Rawekar Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Wardha India 2009 CMCL TMETH
Srikesavan Sabapathy Shree Ghantakaran Mahavir Physiotherapy College and Rehabilitation Center India 2009 CMCL EVB
Mala Bhalla Sethi Government Medical College, Chandigarh India 2009 CMCL TMETH
Mohamed Abdelrahman University of Khartoum Sudan 2009 SAFRI PBL
Ephraim Dafiewhare Kampala International University Uganda 2009 SAFRI CUR
Johan Dempers Stellenbosch University South Africa 2009 SAFRI PROG
Mubuuke Gonzaga Makerere University Uganda 2009 SAFRI ASMT
Lakshini McNamee University of KwaZulu-Natal South Africa 2009 SAFRI PROG
Felicia Mazwi Walter Sisulu University South Africa 2009 SAFRI FACDEV
Nyengo Mkandawire University of Malawi College of Medicine Malawi 2009 SAFRI CUR

* 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]