Each of them has been professionally accredited or approved via the Institute of Biomedical Science
(IBMS), and all are now recruiting.
BCUHB and Wrexham Glyndwr University have developed three postgraduate programmes, accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science
(IBMS), which focus on different aspects of biomedical science or clinical research: MSc Biomedical Science, MRes Applied Biomedical Sciences Research and MRes Applied Clinical Research.
Cupar and Ailsa were presented with special white lab coats sponsored by the Institute of Biomedical Science
Candidates applying for Fellowship by this route must be holders of at least a Master's degree in medical laboratory science or a closely related subject, or have a professional qualification such as Fellowship of the following professional bodies: Australian Institute of Medical Science; Institute of Biomedical Science
; Faculty of Science of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia, Australiasian Association of Clinical Biochemists; Royal Institute of Biology, London.
Foster of the History Committee at the Institute of Biomedical Science
in London provide a list of developments in the evolution of self-monitoring blood-glucose systems, including the 1980 Ames Dextrometer, which included a digital display; the 1986 Ames Glucometer M, which could store results; the 1997 Bayer Glucometer Esprit, which could download results to a personal computer; and the 2002 Roche AccuChek Voicemate, which could assist visually impaired patients.
THE Merseyside Branch of the Institute of Biomedical Science
(IBMS) will mark the Institute's centenary with an event at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine tomorrow.
The course is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science
and I knew this would really boost my job prospects."
For more information on a career in healthcare science, log on to the Institute of Biomedical Science
's website at www.ibms.org
As well as graduating with a First, she achieved the highest marks in her year and was awarded the Institute of Biomedical Science
's prestigious Presidents Prize.
A survey by the Institute of Biomedical Science
last year concluded 88 per cent of NHS labs were understaffed due to low pay and 58 per cent used "inappropriate or unqualified staff" for tasks such as smear tests and AIDS checks.