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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FY Doctors - take part in an IME Survey

Are you a Foundation Doctor? The IME wish to understand the training needs you have in order to meet the et...

ICCEC 2018

The abstract submission process has now closed.ÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ Thank you to everyone who submitted -...

Briefing Note: Nuffield Council on Bioethics: Ethical challenges in bioscience and health policy for the UK Parliament

  This briefing document sets out four key ethical challenges in bioscience and health policy for...

NEW BOOK: D. Jones, C. Gastmans, C. MacKellar (Eds.) Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide: Lessons from Belgium. Cambridge University Press. 2017

      Euthanasia in Belgium – one of the only five countries where euthanasia is p...

PET Report: Basic Understanding of Genome Editing

  The Progress Educational Trust has just published their report entitled Basic Understanding of ...

Latest events

Rights, Access, and Entitlement to Healthcare

The 12th Annual IME Spring (Education) Conference Friday 9th March 2018, The Studio, Manchester, M1 1FN BOO...

Children & Young People's Mental Health: Providing Effective Support

3 July 2018, London   Click here for more details

Law and Ethics in Paediatrics

14 – 15 May 2018, London Two day course looking at Medical Law and Ethics as applied to Paediatric Practi...

IME Student Conference

Evolving Ethics: Ethical Dilemmas of our Times Saturday 10 February 2018 University of Sheffield This is th...

Call for Abstracts - IME 2018 Summer (Research) Conference

The Institute of Medical Ethics invites abstracts for its forthcoming conference in Oxford 19th and 20th Ju...