Invited Scholar

John Norcini

John Norcini, PhD

President and Chief Executive Officer
Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER®)

Dates of Visit: January 15 – 17, 2018

Purpose of Visit

Presenter at CHES Research Rounds
May 18, 2016
The case for national assessment programs: A relationship with quality of care

While visiting CHES, Dr. Norcini will be meeting with individual members of the CHES community to discuss their research ideas, offer advice, and explore areas of joint interest.


Dr. John Norcini, PhD, has been the President and CEO of the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER®) since its inception. FAIMER is a non-profit committed to improving world health and it has an active research program in international health professions education, physician migration, and the contributions of international medical graduates to the US healthcare system. Prior to FAIMER, Dr. Norcini held a number of senior positions at the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Norcini has published extensively, lectured and taught in many countries, and is on the editorial boards of several peer-reviewed journals in health professions education. He is an honorary Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners (UK) and the Academy of Medical Educators (UK). He has received numerous awards including the Karolinska Prize for Research in Medical Education.