The Institute of Medical Ethics (IME)

is a charitable organisation dedicated to improving education and debate in medical ethics. The IME is founder and co-owner of the Journal of Medical Ethics...

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IME Elective Bursaries available - apply now!

UK medical undergraduates - apply now for an IME Elective Bursary. Up to £800 available to support your el...

Call for Papers - 2019 IME Conference

Concept, Classroom and Clinic 24th - 26th June 2019 Cardiff Metropolitan University, Llandaff Campus, Weste...

IME National Student Debate Competition 2019

Student information The event will take place on Saturday 9th March 2019   The debate final will be held...

Toni Saad, final year student at Cardiff University, was the recipient of a 2018 IME Elective Bursary. Read his report below ...

Conscientious Objection in Healthcare April 2018, Anscombe Bioethics Centre, Oxford, UK For two weeks of my...

Below is a report from Lydia Daniels, third year medical student at Imperial College London, who was given an IME grant to attend our Spring Conference: Rights, Access & Entitlement to Healthcare on 9 March 2018

  I was given the opportunity to attend the 12th Annual IME Spring (Education) Conference...

Latest events

The philosophy of placebo workshop

26th & 27th November 2018, Senate House, University of London. The aim of this workshop is to...

Children and Young People's Mental Health: From Early Intervention to Improved Services

  12th February 2019 - The Royal National Hotel, London   Click here for details

15th International Conference on Clinical Ethics Consultation (ICCEC)

  It’s the Organization! Clinical Ethics and Consultation at the Intersection of Institutional Pract...

Call for Abstracts - Healthcare disparities: Disruptive healthcare technologies and the patient

  Abstract submission: 31st January 2019 Poster submission: 1st May 2019 This conference will be held ...

Call for Papers - 2019 IME Conference

Concept, Classroom and Clinic 24th - 26th June 2019 Cardiff Metropolitan University, Llandaff Campus, Weste...