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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Dr Richard Shoulder was awarded a full elective bursary 2017/18 for his project entitled 'Elective Ethical Toolkit - an essential for medical students working abroad' whilst in his final year at University of Bristol.

Richard is also the 2018 winner of The Mark Brennan Poster Prize (bursary category) for his poster ofÂ...

***Preliminary Announcement*** Seminar Series Funding

The Research Committee of the Institute of Medical Ethics is pleased to announce funding to support seminar...

Progress Educational Trust Annual Conference - Institutional Grant Report

The IME was pleased to be able to award an Institutional Grant to PET to fund the attendance of eight ...

Gemma Skilton, a final year medical student at the University of Birmingham, received an IME grant to present her paper at the 13th World Conference on Bioethics, Medical Ethics & Health Law, Jerusalem, Nov 2018

Read her report below as an example of the IME enabling students to participate in an international confere...

Sam Calmonson, a final year medical student at University of Birmingham, received an IME conference grant to give an oral presentation at the 13th World Conference on Bioethics, Medical Ethics & Health Law, Jerusalem, November 2018. Read his report below

Thanks to the Institute of Medical Ethics Conference Grant programme, I had the opportunity to attend the 1...

Latest events

Ethics in Dementia Care Summer Course

2-5 July 2019, Leuven, Belgium The Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law of the KU Leuven is organizing the ...

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

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

The Ethical Implications of Improvement Science Research & Practice: Developing a Research Agenda

A one day symposium supported by the IME and the University of Liverpool 29 April 2019, London Click here f...

Progress Education Trust - 2019 programme of events

            You are invited to attend the Progress Educational Trust's 2019...

Call for Abstracts - 2019 European Conference on Philosophy of Medicine & Health Care

Deadline for abstracts is March 1, 2019. For more information, see the link below.   http://espmh.org/ T...