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Launch of East African FAIMER Regional Institute

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Sep 20, 2022 - Sep 20, 2022


10:00am - 3:01pm

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The Principal, Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MakCHS) invites you to the launch of the East Africa FAIMER Regional Institute


Date and Time: 20th September, 2022 starting at 10:00AM EAT


MakCHS was competitively awarded to host the Eastern Africa FAIMER Regional Institute (EAFRI). The EAFRI will utilize a multilateral partnership model, with MakCHS, serving as a host institution and Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST), Faculty of Medicine in Mbarara, serving as MakCHS’s regional partner.

The core curriculum of EAFRI will be based on that of the International FAIMER Institute, which teaches education methods, leadership & management, education scholarship & research, and project management and evaluation. The new institute will serve health professions educators in East Africa including Uganda, Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania, Djibouti,
Ethiopia, Eritrea, South Sudan, the Comoros, the Seychelles, Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, Rwanda and Mauritius. EAFRI will also consider applicants from other regions of Africa.

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