Competition Winners 2020

The IBMS #AtTheHeartOfHealthcare competitions were a close run thing - with hundreds of entries from all across the UK. We hope you agree that the ten winners are wonderful entries that embody the spirit of the day.

#AtTheHeartOfHealthcare Biomedical Science Day competition winners

  1. Best biomedical bake (best cake)

    Clare Gardner's cake for the pathology team at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals - for everyone's dedication during the pandemic:lanccakes

  2. Best biomedical science video

    Zonya Jeffrey's entry on behalf of Microbiology / Bacteriology at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and Public Health England - "Not All Superheroes Wear Capes":

  3. Best biomedical science 'under the microscope' photo

    A 'little birdie' told Marianne Langan to send in this picture of a prostate core:

  4. Best biomedical science meme

    Samantha Stredwick's at it again with her 'chest pain or pen drop?' meme (best meme two years in a row!):


  5. Best artistic biomedical science photo

    Caoimhe Quigley brightened up lots of people's day with this lovely shot:

  6. Best (socially distanced) group photo with placard

    Claire Daw's submission for the Microbiology Department in Jersey:


  7. Best individual photo with placard

    Adam Hawker who works in the bacteriology service for 10 hospitals in Greater Manchester:


  8. Best (socially distanced) group workplace photo

    Isla Abel's submission on behalf of microbiology (including virology), biochemistry, haematology and pathology at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, NHS Grampian:


  9. Best individual workplace photo

    Kunalini Shanmuganathan with samples racked in NHS logo at St Mary’s Hospital's Blood Sciences Department:


  10. Best Biomedical Science Day drawing / painting / artwork

    Jyotsna Dupaguntla from Microbiology at Northwest London Pathology submitted this amazing rangoli picture: