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 IME Research Committee applications

The Institute of Medical Ethics is pleased to announce two openings to join our Research Committee.The comm...

Applications for the IME Student Council 2016-2018 are now open!

   The IME Student Council is a team of twelve medical students from universities around the UK brought t...

The Messiness of Medicine by Daniel Sokol

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

Cosmetic procedures - Nuffield Council on Bioethics call for evidence

call for evidence - launched today by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics’ working party on cosmetic proc...

3rd IME Conference - Save the Date!

Saturday 18 June 2016, Edinburgh The primary aim of this conference is to enable academics, clinicians and ...

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UKCEN 16th Annual Conference - 'Rights & Healthcare'

17 June 2016, Poole The UK Clinical Ethics Network 16th Annual Conference will be held on Friday 17th June ...

3rd IME Conference

Saturday 18 June 2016, Edinburgh The Institute of Medical Ethics invites abstracts for its forthcoming conf...

Deconstructing Donation Study Group Conference

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRIDAY 15 APRIL 2016 with additional theme (please see new theme...

Medicine, Markets and Morals Network - call for Abstracts

26 May 2016, London Medicine, Markets and Morals (MMM) is a multi-disciplinary research network on health a...

Bioethics Conference: Gender, Relationships, and Equality

  FREE one day conference to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Centre of Ethics in Medicine Merchant V...