Deadline approaching Monday January 18th for IME Conference June 18th Edinburgh! Keynote speakers: Ilina Singh, Oxford and Richard Ashcroft, Queen Mary

There are only a couple of days left to submit an abstract for the Institute of Medical Ethics invites abstracts for its forthcoming conference, which will be held on Saturday 18 June 2016, Edinburgh.

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.

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Professor Ilina Singh

We are delighted to announce our keynote speakers for the 2016 edition will be  Ilina Singh, Professor of Neuroscience & Society at Oxford http://www.psych.ox.ac.uk/team/ilina-singh), and Richard Ashcroft, Professor of Bioethics at Queen Mary University (http://www.law.qmul.ac.uk/staff/ashcroft.html).

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Professor Richard Ashcroft

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.

Download the abstract submission form hereDeadline for submissions18 January 2016. Email submissions to: research@instituteofmedicalethics.org

IME Research Committee: Dr Carwyn Hooper (Chair), Rev Bryan Vernon, Dr Anna Smajdor, Dr. Zoe Fritz, Dr Lucy Frith, Dr Merryn Ekberg, Dr Silvia Camporesi and Ms Emma Nottingham.

For further information please contact: Dr. Carwyn Rhys Hooper, Chair of the IME Research Committee and Senior Lecturer in Medical Ethics and Law, St George’s, University of London chooper@sgul.ac.uk 

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