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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Elective Report by Laura Shorthouse, 4th Year Medical Student, University of Liverpool

Below is Laura's report following her recent IME elective in Zambia earlier this year ...... A personal re...

Report of Intercalated Project by Toni Saad, MA in Bioethics and Medical Law, St Mary's University, Twickenham

I am grateful to the IME for their awarding me the intercalated degree grant for my research project into ...

Conference Report: Centre for Ethics in Medicine, University of Bristol

Below is a post-conference report by two recent Institutional Grant recipients, Rachel Gallagher & Charlot...

The Messiness of Medicine by Daniel Sokol

Written with medical ethics educators in mind, this BMJ blog piece by Daniel Sokol, Barrister & Medical Eth...

IME Education Conference 11 March 2016 Speaker Presentations

Presentation slides by Dr David Molyneux & Prof Susan Bewley are available in our Resource Centre.  Pleas...

Latest events

Save the Date - Prof John Harris Public Lecture

Wednesday 22 March at 4.00-5.30 pm  We are delighted to announce Professor John Harris' upcoming public l...

UKCEN Pre-conference Workshop, 13 June 2017

  UKCEN Pre-conference Workshop, 13 June 2017 - Liverpool Medical Institution A half day workshop from 1:0...

UKCEN 17th Annual Conference

  UKCEN 17th Annual Conference: Liverpool Medical Insitution 14th June 2017   Theme: Family Matters - ...

Symposium on Law, Compassion, and Healthcare

2:00—5:30 18 May 2017 Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London A symposium exploring compassion in rel...

18th Nursing Ethics Conference and the 3rd International Ethics in Care Conference

15-16 September 2017, Leuven, Belgium In 2017, both the International Care Ethics Observatory of the Univer...