IAB_logo_finalThe Mason Institute led and won the competitive bid to host the 13th World Congress of the International Association of Bioethics in Edinburgh on 14-17 June 2016. IAB 2016 explored ‘Individuals, Public Interests, and Public Goods: What Is the Contribution of Bioethics?’, and we welcomed over 700 delegates from 44 countries and offered a leading edge academic programme, development for early career researchers, and an Arts + Ethics strand.


The IAB 2016 Legacy


Mason Institute IAB 2016 Student Fees Scholarships

The Mason Institute is committed to the capacity building of students wishing to develop their knowledge, presentation, research and enquiry skills in relation to developments at the interface between medicine, life sciences, ethics and the law.

IAB 2016 provided an excellent opportunity for postgraduate students to progress their research, engage with cutting-edge bioethics issues, and explore new ways of contributing to the wider community. The Mason Institute is pleased to have offered six scholarships to help outstanding students attend IAB 2016.

Read more about our scholarship winners and their aspirations for IAB 2016