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 Abstracts: IME Student Conference 'Ethical Consideration in the Pursuit of Perfection'

Abstracts are invited for oral and poster presentations at the IME Student Conference to be held on Saturda...

Call for Abstracts: IME Conference 2020 'Maintaining trust in medicine in a "post truth" world'

Thursday 2nd & Friday 3rd July - Austin Court, Birmingham We live in a "post-truth" world, with "facts" tre...

IME National Student Debate Competition 2020

We are pleased to announce this popular event is back and we are accepting video auditions!  The audit...

IME Annual Seminar Competition 2019/2020

IME Annual Seminar Competition 2019/2020   The Research Committee of the IME is inviting submissions...

In memory of The Very Rev'd Edward Shotter, Hon Vice-President, Institute of Medical Ethics

(29 June 1933 – 3 July 2019) We are deeply saddened to inform you of the recent passing of Ted Shotter, H...

Latest events

Call for Papers: ENRIO 2020 Congress on Research Integrity Practice

The call for papers closes on 16 February 2020  Date of conference: 5-7 October 2020 Venue: Helsi...

Progress Education Trust - forthcoming events

FROZEN FERTILITY: THE CHALLENGES OF STORING EGGS, SPERM AND EMBRYOSA free-to-attend evening event in Edinbu...

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 is orga...

The 5th ELSI Congress – 30 Years of the Genome: Integrating and Applying ELSI Research

June 15-17, 2020, Columbia University in New York, NY USA. The conference is organized and supported by the...

Public Health, Private Illness: ECR Medical Humanities conference

8th & 9th April 2020 Kelvin Hall, University of Glasgow, Scotland https://phpiglasgow.wixsite.com/webs...