I carry out a range of laboratory and scientific tests that support the diagnosis, treatment and management of conditions including cancer, diabetes, meningitis, hepatitis and AIDS.
An interest in science and technology and a good academic background
Excellent attention to detail
Great communication skills for working in teams
Other specialisms that biomedical science could lead to:
What training do I need to become a biomedical scientist?
An Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) accredited degree, and you must register with the Health and Care Professions Council.