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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Rachel Burnley, a student at University of Bristol Medical School, recently received an IME Institutional Grant to help fund the BSc Bioethics student-led conference 'Personal Beliefs within Medicine' held March 2019.

Click HERE to read the report which highlights an excellent example of a university involving studen...

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has published a bioethics briefing note on disagreements in the care and treatment of critically ill babies and young children.

The briefing note outlines the possible causes of disagreements between parents and healthcare staff, an...

National Student Debate Final 2019

Winners! The team from Keele Congratulations to the team from Keele University who took on the reigning cha...

Financial support for carers. Had an abstract accepted for the IME Conference 2019?

If you have had an accepted accepted for the IME Conference on 24-26 June 2019 at Cardiff Metropolitan Univ...

Calling Medical Undergraduates! The IME Student Council are recruiting!

Click here for details and how to apply. Join us & help promote interest & awareness of medical ethics. Dea...

Latest events

UW Online Certificate: Advanced Training in Healthcare Ethics

    The UW School of Medicine’s Department of Bioethics & Humanities now offers an online certi...

European Clinical Ethics Network (ECEN)

Oxford, 11 September 2019 We hereby invite you to attend the 6th ECEN Open Forum Day! The European Clinical...

PGBC 2019

Postgraduate Bioethics Conference 2019 Intergenerational Bioethics 9-10 September, Swansea University https...

Call for Abstracts - ICCEC 2020

The 16th International Conference on Clinical Ethics & Consultation invites abstracts for their 2020 confer...

The 2019 Lewis Headley Public Lecture

Complex Decisions in Paediatric End of Life Care 20th September 2019 - London This year's lecture will feat...