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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Jordan Parsons, MScR student at University of Bristol received an IME Conference Grant to present orally at the Australasian Association of Bioethics & Health Law & the New Zealand Bioethics Conference, NZ, Nov 2019. Read his report below:

 Thanks to the generosity of the Institute of Medical Ethics, I was able to attend the 2019 Australasi...

Elizabeth Chloe Romanis, PhD candidate in Bioethics & Medical Law, University of Manchester received an IME Conference Grant to present orally at the American Society of Bioethics & Humanities Conference, Pittsburgh, Oct 2019. Read her report below:

Thanks to support from the IME travel funds for postgraduate research students I was able to attend the Ame...

Dunja Begović, PhD candidate in Bioethics & Medical Jurisprudence, University of Manchester received an IME Conference Grant to present orally at the 33rd European Conference on Philosophy of Medicine & Health Care, Oslo, Aug 2019. Read her report below:

This summer I received an IME conference grant to cover the registration fees for the 2019 annual conferenc...

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 Essay Competition 2020

Are you a Foundation Year 1/2 doctor with a flair for writing? Enter the IME Essay Competition .. submit an...

Latest events

Royal Society of Medicine: Ethics for the MRCGP and beyond

4th March 2020, RSM, Wimpole Street, London Click here for more details

Call for Papers: BSA Deconstructing Donation Study Group Conference

Deadline for abstract submissions: 27th March 2020 Date of conference: 19th June 2020, City, University of ...

Fundamentals of Paediatric Bioethics & Law

24th - 25th February 2020, Barbican Centre, London Organised by the Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital...

BMA Essay Prize on Justice & Fairness in Medical Practice and Polic

  As part of the current BMA President, Professor Raanan Gillon's, 'fairness project', the BMA is laun...

Decision-making at the beginning and end of life - seminar

11th February 2020, University of Leicester This free to attend, one-day seminar will bring together clinic...