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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The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has published a bioethics briefing note on disagreements in the care and treatment of critically ill babies and young children.

The briefing note outlines the possible causes of disagreements between parents and healthcare staff, an...

National Student Debate Final 2019

Winners! The team from Keele Congratulations to the team from Keele University who took on the reigning cha...

Financial support for carers. Had an abstract accepted for the IME Conference 2019?

If you have had an accepted accepted for the IME Conference on 24-26 June 2019 at Cardiff Metropolitan Univ...

Calling Medical Undergraduates! The IME Student Council are recruiting!

Click here for details and how to apply. Join us & help promote interest & awareness of medical ethics. Dea...

IME Student Conference 2019: Medical Ethics in a Technologically Advancing World

Click here to read a conference review, by Charlotte Galvin, intercalating medical student, Keele Univ...

Latest events

Advanced Training in Healthcare Ethics certificate program

The UW School of Medicine's Department of Bioethics & Humanities is now accepting applications for the 2019...

PGBC 2019

Postgraduate Bioethics Conference 2019 Intergenerational Bioethics 9-10 September, Swansea University https...

RSM Primary Care Ethics Conference: The ethics of survival & flourishing in 21stC healthcare

12 June 2019, London Call for Abstracts is open - the closing date is 1 April 2019.   Click here for f...

UKCEN 19th Annual Conference

'Innovations in Medicine - Ethical & Legal Perspectives' 28 June 2019 The Kaetsu Centre, Cambridge Click he...

Caring for Critically ill Children in the Glare of Digital Media

Rights Best Interests and Public Good in the Age of 'Generation Tagged' 1 May 2019, University of Wincheste...