IME events

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 assessment of medical ethics and law; as well as to explore the challenges and potential innovations to make medical ethics and law assessment  more meaningful.

This is a FREE event. You will require an appropriate space to participate in the virtual meeting and a computer or device with audio and video that allows you to join the meeting.

A weblink will be circulated to those who express interest to attend by emailing:

Provisional Agenda (2 hours)

1. Introductions
2. 1-2 minute sharing of an issue/innovation relevant to medical ethics and law assessment (can be poster slide, picture, verbal or any other form you feel is effective to communicate your point)
3. Discussions on Key Themes
4. Conclusions and Next Steps

Save the Date - IME 2021 conference

The IME 2021 conference will take place at Austin Court, Birmingham on 1st and 2nd July. Abstracts accepted to the cancelled 2020 conference will be accepted at the 2021 event and those presenters have been contacted about this. A call for papers will take place towards the end of 2020 to fill slots that have not been taken.

Announcement: IME 2020 Conference: 'Maintaining trust in medicine in a "post truth" world'

With the number of detected Covid-19 cases continuing to grow and uncertainty around when current restrictions are likely to be lifted, the IME Trustees have been monitoring the outbreak and government guidance towards minimising the virus spread and its impact.

Your health is the highest priority for us followed by our desire to host a quality event. In the current circumstances, we regret very much to inform you that, as a precautionary measure, the 2020 IME Conference 'Maintaining trust in medicine in a "post truth" world' scheduled for 2nd and 3rd July 2020 in Birmingham, England, is cancelled.

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience this cancellation will cause and look forward to seeing you at a future IME event.

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

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at