IME conferences

IME Research Conference - Call for Abstracts

“The Cutting Edge in Biomedical Ethics Research”, 20 September 2014, London

The Institute of Medical Ethics invites abstracts for its forthcoming conference in London on Saturday 20 September 2014.


The conference is a one-day event, designed to give opportunities for academics, clinicians and students involved in biomedical ethics research to present their current work.

The conference organisers welcome submissions from a range of disciplines relevant to bioethics, including medical ethics, medicine, healthcare, philosophy, social sciences, law and public policy. In addition to submissions from established academics, early career researchers and healthcare  professionals, we also encourage submissions from postgraduate and undergraduate students.

Submissions should be e-mailed using the abstract submission form by 20 May 2014 to:

IME Research Committee:

Dr Carwyn Hooper (Chair) - Lecturer in Medical Ethics and Law, St George's, University of London;

Reverend Bryan Vernon - Senior Lecturer, Newcastle University;

Dr Anna Smajdor - Ethics teaching lead, MBBS course, Norwich School of Medicine;

Dr. Zoe Fritz - Consultant Physician, Cambridge University Hospitals.