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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Rachel Burnley, a student at University of Bristol Medical School, recently received an IME Institutional Grant to help fund the BSc Bioethics student-led conference 'Personal Beliefs within Medicine' held March 2019.

Click HERE to read the report which highlights an excellent example of a university involving studen...

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has published a bioethics briefing note on disagreements in the care and treatment of critically ill babies and young children.

The briefing note outlines the possible causes of disagreements between parents and healthcare staff, an...

National Student Debate Final 2019

Winners! The team from Keele Congratulations to the team from Keele University who took on the reigning cha...

Financial support for carers. Had an abstract accepted for the IME Conference 2019?

If you have had an accepted accepted for the IME Conference on 24-26 June 2019 at Cardiff Metropolitan Univ...

Calling Medical Undergraduates! The IME Student Council are recruiting!

Click here for details and how to apply. Join us & help promote interest & awareness of medical ethics. Dea...

Latest events

Call for papers: Annual conference of the Northern Network for Medical Humanities Research

The Call for papers is now open. Last date for submission is 1 September 2019. Hosted by the University of ...

8th Edition of the Intensive Course on Foundational Approaches, Contemporary and Educational Issues in Nursing Ethics

  3-6 December 2019, Leuven, Belgium   The Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law of the KU Leuven ...

2019 EACME Annual Conference

  Oxford, 12th-14th September 2019 'Rethinking Ethics in 21st Century Europe' For more information, cl...

20th International Nursing Ethics Conference and the 5th International Care Ethics Conference

24-25 July 2019, University of Surrey, Guildford UK 'Cross-cultural Perspectives on Ethics, Healthy Ageing ...

PGBC 2019

Postgraduate Bioethics Conference 2019 Intergenerational Bioethics 9-10 September, Swansea University https...