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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 ...

2018 National Student Debate Competition

Topic: Pre-natal and pre-conception genetic screening will lead to a better society. Deadline for uploading...

Latest events

Basic Life Support & Safeguarding Children Level 3

14 February 2018, Royal Society of Medicine, London This meeting will focus on basic life support, child pr...

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...

Rights, Access, and Entitlement to Healthcare

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

IME Student Conference

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