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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Latest news and events

9th IME Education Conference - Booking now open

'Ethics in a Digital Age', Friday 6 March 2015, Woburn House, London. Booking for this event is now open here.

IME Research Conference - Save the date!

2nd IME Research Conference, Thursday 18 June 2015, Newcastle. More information about this event will be p...

Essay Competition

The IME holds an annual Essay competition for UK year 1 and 2 Foundation Doctors.  Up to five prizes are a...

Conceptualizing Disability as a Public Health Issue: Impairment, Enhancement and Emerging Biotechnologies

26–28 January 2015, Brocher Foundation, Switzerland There is broad evidence indicating that the total num...

Ethics and Professionalism in Health Care. Backgrounds, Frameworks, Challenges - call for abstracts

9 – 13 February 2015, Bochum, Germany Organisational, societal and ethical aspects in the transformation ...

Living in Time - call for abstracts

10-11 April 2015, University College Dublin Humanities Institute, Dublin, Ireland. International Graduate S...