International FAIMER Institute
The Institute’s Director leads a team of program faculty, who are experts representing various disciplines, and international faculty, who contribute expertise and actual fellowship experience.
Rashmi Vyas, M.B.B.S., M.D., M.H.P.E., is the Director of the FAIMER Institute.
Faculty members are professional leadership development and health professions educators who possess expertise in various disciplines.
Tashfeen Ahmad, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.
FAIMER Institute 2014 Fellow
Aga Khan University
Eliana Amaral, M.D., Ph.D.
FAIMER Institute 2003 Fellow
Co-Director, Brazil-FAIMER Regional Institute
Universidade Estadual de Campinas
M. Brownell (Brownie) Anderson, M.Ed.
National Board of Medical Examiners
Francois Cilliers, M.B.,Ch.B., M.Phil.(Higher Education), Ph.D.
FAIMER Institute 2004 Fellow
University of Cape Town
Sucheta Dandekar, M.Sc., Ph.D., M.H.P.E.
FAIMER Institute 2010 Fellow
Seth G.S. Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital
James Degnan, Ph.D.
Temple University (retired)
Amol Dongre, M.B.B.S., M.D., M.P.S., M.H.P.E.
PSG-FAIMER Regional Institute 2008 Fellow
Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical College & Hospital
Ryan Emery, M.S.I.T., M.S.M.
Gail Furman, Ph.D., M.S.N.
Clinical Skills Evaluation Collaboration
James A. Hallock, M.D.
Henry Lin, M.D.
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Longjian Liu, M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc. (LSHTM)
Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health
Drexel College of Medicine
Katherine Margo, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania
Page S. Morahan, Ph.D.
Snigdha Mukherjee, Ph.D.
Cheryl Portwood, M.S.N., R.N., N.E.A.-B.C.
Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions
James Portwood, Ph.D.
Vijay Rajput, M.D.
Ross University School of Medicine
Susan Rattner, M.D.
Mary Beth Scallen, M.F.A.
People’s Light & Theatre
Henal Shah, M.B.B.S., M.D.
FAIMER Institute 2008 Fellow
Topiwala National Medical College & BYL Nair Charitable Hospital
Diane Shoemaker, M.A.
International Leadership and Fellowship Consultant
Wagdy Talaat, M.D., Ph.D.
FAIMER Institute 2007 Fellow
Faculty of Medicine, Suez Canal University
Ara Tekian, Ph.D., M.H.P.E.
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
Donna Weiss, Ph.D.
Ray Wells, Ph.D.
Shiyao Yuan, M.S.Ed.
Marygrace Zetkulic, M.D., M.B.A.
Saint Peter’s University Hospital