Announcements Public engagement meeting on 'Death Penalty in India: Legal, Ethical and Health Issues'  |   Maiden Bioethics Essay Competition for 'IJME Young Bioethicist and Change-makers Award'  |   COPASAH Global Symposium 2019 extended to February 15, 2019: 5.00pm IST  |  Request to reinstate compensation provision in original proposed form in Draft Rules for Clinical Trials
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Learning not to repeat the…

This first issue of the year is chiefly about learning from the past. A respected international research organisation is ripped apart by dissension, and yet another medical scandal comes to…

The Indian Journal of Medical Ethics is peer reviewed and indexed in Medline, The Philosopher's Index, Scopus and other databases.

February 20, 2019

National Medical Commission Bill: Opportunity to end educational…

Manish Jain
The Government has superseded the Medical Council of India (MCI) with an interim board of governors that has assumed the…

February 16, 2019

The ethics of psychiatric care and research in…

Albert M E Coleman
A communication in the January 2018 issue of the British Journal of Psychiatry detailed a clinical trial on persons with…

January 03, 2019

Crunching numbers mindfully

Vijayaprasad Gopichandran
Hans Rosling, the Swedish physician, statistician, epidemiologist and TED Talk celebrity has a deep and intense connection to India. He…

December 29, 2018

My body is a lantern: Oscillopsia and an…

Gayathri Prabhu
February 9, 2017. The alarm on my phone was set to a pre-dawn hour. We were to leave for a…
Confronting the medical devices jungle

Sandhya Srinivasan

The crisis of ethics and integrity in Evidence Based Medicine and scientific practice

Amar Jesani

Health for all in an unequal world: Obligations of global bioethics

Sunita VS Bandewar, Leni Chaudhuri, Lubna Duggal, GD Ravindran, Thelma Narayan, Sarojini N, Sunita Simon Kurpad, Manjulika Vaz, Deepa Venkatachalam

Ways of dying

Sanjay Nagral

Humanities in medicine: experience at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Manjiri Phansalkar, Thomas Alexander, Susan Solomon, Renu G’Boy Varghese

On the integration of Ethics into the Physiology curriculum

Savitha D, Manjulika Vaz, Olinda Timms, Ravindran GD, Mario Vaz

Code Krishna: an innovative practice respecting death, dying and beyond

Bhalendu Vaishnav, Somashekhar Nimbalkar, Sandeep Desai, Smruti Vaishnav

Ethical issues in death, dying and palliation: the IJME Sixth National Bioethics Conference

Rakhi Ghoshal, Deepa V, Sunita Simon Kurpad