FAIMER logo

Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research

News

Directory of Organizations that Recognize/Accredit Medical Schools (DORA) Is Updated to Reflect WFME Recognition

FAIMER’s Directory of Organizations that Recognize/Accredit Medical Schools (DORA) is an online resource that provides information on the organizations typically responsible for establishing national standards for medical education and accrediting medical schools in their countries. The directory currently lists accreditation authorities in more than 100 countries, and includes details on duration and levels of accreditation,… Continue reading Directory of Organizations that Recognize/Accredit Medical Schools (DORA) Is Updated to Reflect WFME Recognition

Data Exchange to Provide FAIMER with Information on International Medical Schools

FAIMER has begun to receive information from international medical schools that will allow it to enhance its web-based resources on international medical education. Included is information about each school’s student body, application requirements, medical curriculum, and teaching methods. This information will provide a more detailed picture of international medical schools and their graduates, allowing FAIMER… Continue reading Data Exchange to Provide FAIMER with Information on International Medical Schools

Postgraduate Medical Education Project Launched

FAIMER’s newest data resource, the Postgraduate Medical Education (PME) Project, is now available on the FAIMER website. Developed in partnership with the European Medical Association (EMA), the PME Project is a web-based directory describing postgraduate medical education programs worldwide. It provides information, at the country level, on formal medical education and clinical training beyond the… Continue reading Postgraduate Medical Education Project Launched

UpToDate International Grant Subscription Opportunity

The Global Health Delivery Project and electronic medical information provider UpToDate are offering a new grant subscription program to qualifying clinicians and organizations. A limited number of complimentary, one-year subscriptions to UpToDate, a leading evidence-based and peer-reviewed clinical information resource, will be awarded in two rounds in February and May 2010. The internationally focused grant… Continue reading UpToDate International Grant Subscription Opportunity

International Opportunities in Medical Education (IOME) Database Now Searchable

The directory of International Opportunities in Medical Education (IOME), a joint project of FAIMER and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), is now available in a searchable format. Launched in 2007, IOME contains information about international opportunities for medical students, residents, and faculty. This resource was created based on the responses to a survey… Continue reading International Opportunities in Medical Education (IOME) Database Now Searchable

University of Copenhagen and FAIMER Sign Data Sharing Agreement

At the direction of the World Health Organization (WHO) and in partnership with the World Federation for Medical Education, FAIMER, and other international organizations, the University of Copenhagen is building an electronic directory that will be a successor to WHO’s World Directory of Medical Schools. This new resource has been named the Avicenna Directories, after… Continue reading University of Copenhagen and FAIMER Sign Data Sharing Agreement

International Opportunities in Medical Education

FAIMER, the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), and the Global Health Education Consortium (GHEC, formerly the International Health Medical Education Consortium) have joined together to collect information about international activities at U.S. and Canadian allopathic medical schools. more >>

Postgraduate Medical Education Directory Coming Soon

In early 2007, a new resource will be available on the FAIMER website. A Postgraduate Medical Education Directory (PMED) will provide information on formal medical education beyond the basic medical school curriculum on a country by country basis. For each country, the directory will provide: A narrative overview of PME, listings of the medical and… Continue reading Postgraduate Medical Education Directory Coming Soon

Archives

Categories

Terms | Privacy | Site Map | Careers | Contact Us | ECFMG | Employee Login

® Registered in the US Patent and Trademark Office.
Copyright © 2001-2022 by the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research. All rights reserved.