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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Toni Saad, final year student at Cardiff University, was the recipient of a 2018 IME Elective Bursary. Read his report below ...

Conscientious Objection in Healthcare April 2018, Anscombe Bioethics Centre, Oxford, UK For two weeks of my...

Call for Abstracts PGBC 2018 - Bioethics in the Public Square

Deadline for abstracts: 1 May 2018 - see link below for details The conference will take place on 23-24 Jul...

Medical Students! The IME Student Council are recruiting...

Click here for details. Join us! Deadline for applications: 3 June 2018

Below is a report from Lydia Daniels, third year medical student at Imperial College London, who was given an IME grant to attend our Spring Conference: Rights, Access & Entitlement to Healthcare on 9 March 2018

  I was given the opportunity to attend the 12th Annual IME Spring (Education) Conference entitled R...

ICCEC 2018

The abstract submission process has now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted - you will be notified ...

Latest events

The 2nd IME Ethics Education after Medical School Symposium: Supporting the Vulnerable Practitioner

14 September 2018, Woburn House, London (Immediately before The 3rd Lewis Headley Public Lecture The Ethics...

Putting Empathy into practice

  October 9th Putting Empathy into practice, Royal Society of Medicine, London. Evidence suggests that...

The power of stories in medicine: a multi-professional perspective

  September 21st The power of stories in medicine: a multi-professional perspective, Royal Society of ...

40th Anniversary WSAL Course in Healthcare Ethics and Philosophy

  September 8th 2018 40th Anniversary WSAL Course in Healthcare Ethics and Philosophy (places rema...

The 3rd Lewis Headley Public Lecture

14th September 2018 - Woburn House, London The IME Research Committee is delighted to announce that Fergus ...