Reaching the right ears

David Wells, IBMS Chief Executive, writes about the work going on behind the scenes on behalf of members.

My lab: Delivering point-of-care-testing

Rakhee Surti gives a guided tour of the point-of-care testing facilities in Milton Keynes and looks at the importance of collaborative working.

Here to help: Degree assessments

Sue Jones, IBMS Executive Head of Education, outlines a new change for non-accredited degree assessments.

Emotional intelligence

Leaders need to have emotional intelligence to recognise equality, diversity and inclusion within the workforce, writes Laboratory Manager Francis Yongblah, member of the IBMS Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Working Group.

Appraisals for equality

Biomedical Scientist Elizabeth Holyoak looks at how to get the most out of an appraisal – with a particular focus on those who may face discrimination.

My lab: an increasingly busy lab

Histology Quality Lead Rosebud Rusike gives a guided tour of her lab in the cellular pathology department of the Maidstone Hospital in Kent.

Here to help: IBMS support hubs

As a follow-up to “Assessing Employability Skills” in September’s Biomedical Scientist, IBMS Council member Tahmina Hussain discusses how the IBMS is supporting some of the next steps from the study.

A big year lies ahead

IBMS Chief Executive David Wells looks at the challenges and changes in the next 12 months.

Proud of our progress

David Wells, IBMS Chief Executive, takes a look at where the Institute is and where it’s heading.

My lab: a hub-and-spoke network

Consultant Clinical Biochemist Dr Allison Chipchase gives a guided tour of the Eastern Pathology Alliance laboratories.

Here to help: publishing in the journal

To mark the anniversary of the British Journal of Biomedical Science moving to a new publisher and becoming gold open access, Simon Hoggart explains how members can submit their work to the journal for free.