Past events

PGBC 2018

Postgraduate Bioethics Conference 2018 Bioethics in the Public Square This year’s Postgraduate Bioethics Conference (PGBC) is hosted by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Ki...

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Advanced Training in Healthcare Ethics

Autumn 2018 - University of Washington School of Medicine Dept of Bioethics & Humanities Seattle, USA Apply now, spaces are limited. Rolling admissions ensures you will hear...

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Paediatric Bioethics & Law Masterclass

FREE to all Medical Students & Foundation Doctors Saturday 10 November 2018  9.30 am - 4.00 pm Great Ormond Street, London Click here for details....

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Progress Educational Trust (PET)'s upcoming events

     Manchester on 5 September, Edinburgh on 27 September and 10 October, and in London on 5 December - about genomics, surrogacy, and the law governing fertility treatment and ...

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40th Anniversary WSAL Course in Healthcare Ethics and Philosophy

  September 8th 2018  40th Anniversary WSAL Course in Healthcare Ethics and Philosophy (places remaining). This course, which leads to The Diploma in Philosophy of M...

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The Postgraduate Student Committee are recruiting!

The PSC consists of an interdisciplinary group of postgraduate students working in bioethics, broadly defined - we consist of healthcare practitioners, lawyers, ethicists and philosophers. The committ...

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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 UK. The aim of the PGBC is to bring together postgraduate students in bioethics and give them...

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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 of Media Coverage in Medicine presented by Fergus Walsh, at the same venue - scroll down fo...

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The 3rd Lewis Headley Public Lecture

14th September 2018 - Woburn House, London The IME Research Committee is delighted to announce that Fergus Walsh will present the 3rd Lewis Headley Public Lecture, The Ethics of Media Coverage of M...

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The power of stories in medicine: a multi-professional perspective

  September 21st The power of stories in medicine: a multi-professional perspective, Royal Society of Medicine, London. Join an array of doctor authors for a day that will unpack the...

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Summer Course in Health Law & Ethics

2-6 July 2018 Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management (Erasmus University Rotterdam) announces the annual Summer school on Health Law and Ethics, providing students, academics, professionals and...

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IME Elective Bursaries: Transitional round of bursaries to be awarded for 2018

DEADLINE EXTENDED! Closing date extended to: 00.59 pm Sunday 22 October 2017 Students to be informed of outcome by: TuesdayÂÂÂ...

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Putting Empathy into practice

  October 9th Putting Empathy into practice, Royal Society of Medicine, London. Evidence suggests that empathy improves patient outcomes and practitioner wellbeing, yet the extent to...

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Postgraduate Bioethics Workshop: Critically Engaging The Public - Why, Who, and How?

Public Engagement (PE) is an increasingly important aspect of research. Not only do funders expect researchers to engage with the public, but more and more researchers are motivated by a professional ...

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Ethics in Action: ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO APRIL 15

  The significance of ethics in clinical practice, education & research September 6-8, 2018 Department of Medical Humanities, VU University Medical Centre Amsterdam – The Ne...

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Advanced European bioethics course: Suffering, Death and Palliative Care

Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 20-23 March, 2018   The section of Healthcare Ethics, department IQ healthcare, (Radboudumc University Medical Centre) organises the 20th edition of the advanced Euro...

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Medical Students! The IME Student Council are recruiting...

Click here for details. Join us! Deadline for applications: 3 June 2018...

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Intensive Course on Medical Ethics

10 - 14 September 2018   Interested in medical ethics? A week's course at Imperial College in London 10 - 14 September 2018? Intensive course on medical ethics designed to get doct...

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Postgraduate Bioethics Conference 2018

23rd & 24th July 2018 King's College London, Waterloo & Strand Campus This event is free, however a £50 refundable deposit will be charged on booking. A limited number of bursaries are available...

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Call for Abstracts PGBC 2018 - Bioethics in the Public Square

Deadline for abstracts: 1 May 2018 - see link below for details The conference will take place on 23-24 July 2018 at King's College London, Strand & Waterloo Campus Attendance is free-of-charge, how...

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National Student Debate Final 2017

A huge well done to Queen's University Belfast, who battled it out against University of Warwick to emerge the winners of the National Student Debate Final on Saturday 25 March in Manchester.Â...

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

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

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

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

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Current Challenges in Bioethics: Introductory Course

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

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Progress Educational Trust - forthcoming events

    PUTTING YOUR GENOME TO WORK: FOR THE NHS, FOR INDUSTRY, FOR THE UK POST-BREXIT - taking place at 6.30pm on Wednesday 21 March 2018, at Amnesty Inter...

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Call for Abstracts - IME 2018 Summer (Research) Conference

The Institute of Medical Ethics invites abstracts for its forthcoming conference in Oxford 19th and 20th June 2018. The conference is a two-day event, designed to give opportunities for academics, cli...

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IME Summer (Research) Conference 2018

19th & 20th June 2018 Oxford Town Hall, St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1BX (immediately before ICCEC 2018, also in Oxford) The primary aim of this conference is ...

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Safeguarding Children 2018: Finding Solutions for Better Protection conference

Thursday 24 May 2018, Manchester   Click here to book and to see the programme...

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Practical medical ethics: Rationing responsibly in an age of austerity

June 20th 2018, 2-5pm, includes refreshmentsShip Street Centre, Jesus College, Oxford Health professionals face ever expanding possibilities for medical treatment, increasing patient expectations and...

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20 years after the Oviedo Convention Anniversary Conference

20 years after the Oviedo Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine, what are the achieved gains and its potential? 8-9 December 2017 Thessaloniki, Greece (venue changed from Nicosia, Cyprus) For ...

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ICCEC 2018

The abstract submission process has now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted - you will be notified of the outcome by end March 2018. M...

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Children & Young People's Mental Health: Providing Effective Support

3 July 2018, London   Click here for more details...

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FY Doctors - take part in an IME Survey

Are you a Foundation Doctor? The IME wish to understand the training needs you have in order to meet the ethical and legal challenges you face in practice. The IME are conducting a survey of FYs in or...

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Dementia Quality of Care: Personal-Accessible-Original

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

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Safeguarding Children for Charities Conference

18 January 2018, London Click here to book Draft agenda...

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Rights, Access, and Entitlement to Healthcare

The 12th Annual IME Spring (Education) Conference Friday 9th March 2018, The Studio, Manchester, M1 1FN BOOK NOW atÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÃ...

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IME Student Conference

Evolving Ethics: Ethical Dilemmas of our Times Saturday 10 February 2018 University of Sheffield This is the first national conference organised by the IME Student Council. The day is aimed at all ...

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Law and Ethics in Paediatrics

13 & 14 February 2019, London Two day course looking at Medical Law and Ethics as applied to Paediatric Practice, including negligence, confidentiality, child protection, resea...

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Dead men don't talk: Forensic pathology help or hindrance

20 January 2018, The Royal Society of Medicine, London (CPD: 6 credits) Organised by the Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section and the British Academy of Forensic Sciences ÂÂÂÂ...

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2018 National Student Debate Competition

Topic: Pre-natal and pre-conception genetic screening will lead to a better society. Deadline for uploading videos: Monday 11 December 2017. Final to take place Saturday 17 March 2018. Venue tbc. ...

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PRINTEGER European Conference on Research Integrity

5-7 February 2018 Bonn, Germany PRINTEGER (Promoting Integrity as an Integral Dimension of Excellence in Research) is a project funded by the European Union in the framework of Horizon 2020. The ai...

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What does Consent mean for Generation Genome?

Progress Educational Trust in partnership with Genomics England as part of the Genomics Conversation - a FREE-to-attend evening event on 11 September, Nowgen Centre, ManchesterÂÂÂÂÃ...

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Basic Life Support & Safeguarding Children Level 3

14 February 2018, Royal Society of Medicine, London This meeting will focus on basic life support, child protection and safeguarding vulnerable adults, and will cover issues such as consent and safeg...

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Changing the image of cosmetic surgery: Patients before profit

Venue: Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Steet, London - Tuesday 17 October 2017 Click here for details...

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Robocare: A multidisciplinary view of practical and ethical issues

  Monday 4 December 2017 at The Royal Society of Medicine.   This 1 day meeting will bring together leading practical experts in the field of robotics to discuss...

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Crossing Frontiers: Moving the Boundaries of Human Reproduction

  Friday 8 December, London - stellar lineup of speakers explore the changing boundaries of reproductive medicine and research.   Tickets are available at http:/...

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Deconstructing Donation Conference

The third Deconstructing Donation conference will take place on 7th December at University of Bristol. The Call for Abstracts can be found here. The deadline for submissions is 5th October. Abstract...

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Children & Young People's Mental Health: Improving Care, Treatment & Support

12 December 2017, Manchester   Click here for more details...

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Dementia: Managing Demand, Improving Care

Tuesday 5 December 2017, Birmingham   Working closely with the CQC the Dementia 2017: Managing Demand will help you to develop a greater understanding of how people with demen...

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Safeguarding Adults in Charities

7 November 2017, London Click here for further details...

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