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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Call for Abstracts - ICCEC 2018

The Organising Committee of the 14th International Conference on Clinical Ethics Consultation (ICCEC) invit...

Briefing Note: Nuffield Council on Bioethics: Ethical challenges in bioscience and health policy for the UK Parliament

  This briefing document sets out four key ethical challenges in bioscience and health policy for...

NEW BOOK: D. Jones, C. Gastmans, C. MacKellar (Eds.) Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide: Lessons from Belgium. Cambridge University Press. 2017

      Euthanasia in Belgium – one of the only five countries where euthanasia is p...

PET Report: Basic Understanding of Genome Editing

  The Progress Educational Trust has just published their report entitled Basic Understanding of ...

2018 National Student Debate Competition

Topic: Pre-natal and pre-conception genetic screening will lead to a better society. Deadline for uploading...

Latest events

Current Challenges in Bioethics: Introductory Course

2-6 July 2018, Rome   Click here for more information

17th Summer Course in Bioethics - Human Enhancement: Bioethical Challenges of Emerging Technologies

9-13 July 2018, Rome   Click here for more information

Publish or Perish! Intensive course on research & publishing in bioethics

12-14 September 2018, Poland Click here for further information

IME Student Conference & Call for Abstracts

IME Student Conference & Call for Abstracts Evolving Ethics: Ethical Dilemmas of our Times Saturday 10 Febr...

Dementia Quality of Care: Personal-Accessible-Original

12 April 2018, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester Click here for more information