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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Announcement: COVID-19

Due to the COVID-19 situation, we have regrettably suspended our conference and institutional grants progra...

Booking is open! IME 2020 Conference: 'Maintaining trust in medicine in a "post truth" world'

2nd & 3rd July 2020 Austin Court, Birmingham, UK We live in a “post-truth” world, with “facts” trea...

EACME newsletter, April 2020: Call for papers

To all European researchers working in medical ethics: Would you considered publishing a paper, short artic...

Review: IME Student Conference 2020

The IME Student Conference 'Ethical Considerations in the Pursuit of Perfection' took place on Saturday 8th...

Georgia Scott, a final year medical student at University of Birmingham attended the PET conference 'Reality Check: A realistic look at assisted conception' December '19 after successfully applying for one of the IME-funded student places offered by PET.

Georgia has written an article summarising the conference which has been featured on the British Medic...

Latest events

UKCEN 19th Annual Conference 2020

'Ethical Expertise in the NHS' 19 June 2020 Nexus, Leeds   The 2020 UKCEN Conference has been cancelle...

Progress Education Trust - forthcoming events

16 June 2020 Attendance is free but registration is required. DONATE, DESTROY OR DELAY? WHEN IVF EMBRYOS AR...

Futures ahead: Translations and collaborations between medicine, the social sciences, and the humanities

  11th-13th November 2020 Linköping University, Sweden Deadline for Abstracts: June 1, 2020. Submit y...

Call for Papers: BSA Deconstructing Donation Study Group Conference

Deadline for abstract submissions: 19th April 2020 Date of conference: 19th June 2020, City, University of ...

Booking is open! IME 2020 Conference: 'Maintaining trust in medicine in a "post truth" world'

2nd & 3rd July 2020 Austin Court, Birmingham, UK We live in a "post-truth" world, with "facts" treated as "...