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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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.

COVID-19 Ethics Guidance

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

Save the Date - IME 2021 conference

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

The IME Student Council are recruiting!

The IME Student Council is a team of 16 medical students from around the UK working to promote interest and...

It didn't have to be this way

For a first-hand reflection on life under lockdown in the northern Italian city of Forli, along with some o...

Latest events

Progress Education Trust - forthcoming event

You are invited to the following online event produced by the Progress Educational Trust (PET). Attendance ...

The role of the Clinical Ethics Committee & a return to elective management of non-COVID & COVID patients & what proactive steps can CECs offer to their respective employers & clinicians

15th July at 6pm, organised by Clinical Ethics Committee, Swansea Bay University Health Board - via Zoom Th...

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 assess...

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 assess...

Programme Webinar 'Ethics in pandemic times: EACME and Covid-19 responses'

  Friday September 11, 2020 10.00 Board meeting (for EACME Board members only) Programme Webinar 'Ethi...