Foundation for advancement of International Medical Education and Research


FAIMER is a non-profit foundation, established in 2000 in partnership with ECFMG, committed to improving world health through education. FAIMER promotes excellence in international health professions education through programmatic and research activities.


FAIMER concentrates its efforts in low-income regions in Asia, Africa, and Latin America, and focuses on three specific strategies: faculty development, targeted research that informs health workforce policy and practice, and development of data that advances educational quality improvement decisions.