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CME on “Horizons in Medical Education”

conducted on 8th February, 2015

Applications are now open for


The application process is online ONLY.

Last date is Sept 15, 2016.

Important Dates

Session-I Fellows 2016   30 Jan-5Feb, 2017. (Year 1)

Session-III Fellows 2015     4-8 Feb, 2017  (Year 2)

Session-V Fellows 2014  5-6 Feb, 2017  (Graduation)

Session II and IV are online sessions

Note: Applicants for Fellowship-2017 should submit their online application after making sure that their nomination report and reference report has been sent by the concerned persons. The open application will help you to resent invitation for nomination and reference letter. Otherwise once submitted you can not resend invitations.

CMCL-FRI is sponsored by the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER®). By working to advance health professions education in India, CMCL-FRI supports FAIMER’s mission of improving global health by improving education.


  • Dr. Tejinder Singh has been awarded Dr. B C Roy Award for eminent medical teacher by the MCI. The award will be given away by the President of India on 1st July 2016
  • Dr. Tejinder Singh was awarded Excellence in Medical Education award by National Board of Examination (under Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India)
  • Dr. Chetna Desai elected Chief editor of IJP
  • Dr Dinesh Badyal Gets ML Gupta Award in Medical Education
  • Dr. Tejinder Singh & Dr. Anshu’s book on Assessment
  • Dr. Dinesh Badyal gets Best Poster Award in International Conf in Med Education
  • Dr. Tejinder Singh awarded Eminent Alumnus Award for Medical Education by National Board of Examinations
  • Dr. Tejinder Singh conducts 15th workshop on Student Mentoring at SIMSRC, Bengaluru in January 2015.
  • Dr. Tejinder Singh appointed Adjunct Visiting Professor at Manipal Academy of Professional Development.

The centre conducting their 14th Basic course in Medical education in April, 2015.

Second advance course was conducted in Feb, 2015.

More on next workshop and Nodal Centre

Converting a Dream into a Reality: Dinesh Badyal Discusses the Unexpected Outcomes of his Fellow Innovation Project

10 Years CMCL-FAIMER Book book title 001

The book reflects the journey of 10years of CMCL-FAIMER institute and its fellows.







The CMCL-FAIMER Regional Institute (CMCL-FRI), based at Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, India, is a two-year fellowship program for health professions faculty who have the potential to improve medical education at their schools. Approximately 16 fellowships are offered each year. The fellowship is designed to teach education methods, scholarship, and leadership skills, and to develop an active, supportive professional network among educators.

Fellows and Faculty 2015 Session

Fellows and Faculty 2015 Session


To apply to CMCL-FRI, please click here.

Note:Change of institute after selection will lead to cancellation of selection as institutional profile  & support is also considered during selection. Hence, any change of institute should be promptly intimated to us with a new nomination and reference report before the selection.

To request more information on the program via e-mail, please click here.

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