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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The Postgraduate Student Committee are recruiting!

The PSC consists of an interdisciplinary group of postgraduate students working in bioethics, broadly defin...

Proposal to organise and host the Postgraduate Bioethics Conference 2019

The PGBC aims to hold the Postgraduate Bioethics Conference each year at different institutions across the ...

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...

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 h...

Latest events

Advanced Training in Healthcare Ethics

Autumn 2018 - University of Washington School of Medicine Dept of Bioethics & Humanitie...

Progress Educational Trust (PET)'s upcoming events

     Manchester on 5 September, Edinburgh on 27 September and 10 October, and in London on 5...

The 3rd Lewis Headley Public Lecture

14th September 2018 - Woburn House, London The IME Research Committee is delighted to announce that Fergus ...

The 2nd IME Ethics Education after Medical School Symposium: Supporting the Vulnerable Practitioner

14 September 2018, Woburn House, London (Immediately before The 3rd Lewis Headley Public Lecture The Ethics...

ICCEC 2019

15th International Conference on Clinical Ethics Consultation (ICCEC) It’s the Organization, Stupid!...