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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Call for Abstracts - ICCEC 2018

The Organising Committee of the 14th International Conference on Clinical Ethics Consultation (ICCEC) invit...

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

Dementia Quality of Care: Personal-Accessible-Original

12 April 2018, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester Click here for more information  

Dead men don't talk: Forensic pathology help or hindrance

20 January 2018, The Royal Society of Medicine, London (CPD: 6 credits) Organised by the Clinical Forensic ...

20 years after the Oviedo Convention Anniversary Conference

20 years after the Oviedo Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine, what are the achieved gains and its p...

Rights, Access, and Entitlement to Healthcare

Rights, Access, and Entitlement to Healthcare The 12th Annual IME Spring (Education) Conference Friday 9th ...

Safeguarding Children 2018: Finding Solutions for Better Protection conference

Thursday 24 May 2018, Manchester   Click here to book and to see the programme