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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Posters by Titilopemi Oladosu, King's College London

Titi is a past recipient of an IME Elective Bursary which enabled her to travel to Nigeria in 2013 for her ...

Elective Report by Laura Shorthouse, 4th Year Medical Student, University of Liverpool

Below is Laura's report following her recent IME elective in Zambia earlier this year ...... A personal re...

Report of Intercalated Project by Toni Saad, MA in Bioethics and Medical Law, St Mary's University, Twickenham

I am grateful to the IME for their awarding me the intercalated degree grant for my research project into ...

Conference Report: Centre for Ethics in Medicine, University of Bristol

Below is a post-conference report by two recent Institutional Grant recipients, Rachel Gallagher & Charlot...

The Messiness of Medicine by Daniel Sokol

Written with medical ethics educators in mind, this BMJ blog piece by Daniel Sokol, Barrister & Medical Eth...

Latest events

Ethics education after medical school

  IME Postgraduate medical ethics education Symposium   "Ethics education after medical school"   June 5...

EACME 2017 Annual Conference

Abstract deadline extended to 29 March 'Justice in Health Care - Values in Conflict' 7-9 September 2017 Bar...

British Geriatrics Society Spring Meeting 2017

26-28 April 2017 in Newcastle (SAGE Gateshead) Includes a full day on Ethic and Law on 26 April. The BGS Sp...

Progress Educational Trust Public Debate: Fertility Treatment Add-ons: Do they add up?

You are invited to attend the Progress Educational Trust's free public debate 'Fertility Treatment Add-ons...

Call for Applications - Desire to have children and genome-editing: Ethical, legal and social aspects of genome-editing in in-vitro fertilisation

Research Retreat for PhD students and Early Career Researchers, University of Tuebingen, Germany 10 – 14 ...