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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IME Student Competition: Medical Ethics in the Life Experiences of the Developing Professional

Organised by the IME Student Council, this new competition aims to encourage reflection and expand engageme...

COVID-19 Ethics Guidance

COVID-19 Ethics Guidance Current guidance published in the last few days or weeks on ethical decision makin...

Assessing Medical Ethics and Law Meaningfully

  10th September 14.00-16.00 The purpose of this virtual meeting is to share good practice in the...

20 tips for online teaching of medical ethics

This short guide for educators during the pandemic is available in the IME Resource Centre. Click HERE.

Save the Date - IME 2021 conference

The IME 2021 conference will take place at Austin Court, Birmingham on 1st and 2nd July. Abstracts accepted...

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Progress Education Trust - forthcoming events

Attendance is free but registration is required. DONATE, DESTROY OR DELAY? WHEN IVF EMBRYOS ARE NO LONGER N...

Save the Date - IME virtual conference: Ethics lessons from a pandemic

Friday 15th January 2021 The conference will begin with an overview and then explore: Experimental treatmen...

Save the Date - IME virtual conference: Ethics lessons from a pandemic

Friday 15th January 2021 The conference will begin with an overview and then explore: Experimental treatmen...

Futures ahead: Translations and collaborations between medicine, the social sciences, and the humanities

Please note the change of dates due to the Corona pandemic   New Date: June 16-18, 2021. Location: Lin...

RSM - COVID-19 Series: For health professionals, by health professionals

This highly acclaimed series discusses different topics and challenges that healthcare workers, leaders and...