Biomedical Science Day 2024 Competition Winners

Last updated: 12th June 2024
Biomedical Science Day 2024 Competition Winners

Announcing the Biomedical Science Day #AtTheHeartOfHealthcare competition winners

The Biomedical Science Day #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. Thank you for all your amazing efforts!

    1. Best biomedical bake (best cake)
      Valerie Bocker’s Blood Clot cake from the Blood Sciences team at NHS Lothian, Edinburgh. 

    2. Best display/stand
      Best display or stand goes to The Greater Manchester Diagnostics Network.

    3. Best group photo with placard(s)
      Best group photo with placard goes to staff at Northampton General Hospital - is that 10.1 MILLION SAMPLES we see on the placard?

    4. Best group workplace photo
      NHS Blood Transfusion in Wales managed to get out in the sun for a minute for this amazing group shot.

    5. Best individual photo with placard
      Alice Evans, Biomedical Scientist at EKHUFT Pathology at East Kent Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 13.3 MILLION SAMPLES! 

    6. Best individual workplace photo
      Basil Ndikom from Western General Hospital, Edinburgh (NHS Lothian).

    7. Best biomedical science “under the microscope” photo

      Sarah Gibson submitted this “under the microscope” photo of a colonic biopsy with squamous cell (squame) contaminant, H&E stain.  

      Sarah "HEARTS" Biomedical Science, and hopes we feel the squame! 


    8. Best biomedical science meme

      The best meme this year goes to Thomas Faulkner from the Department of Clinical Chemistry – Western General Hospital, Edinburgh.


    9. Best biomedical science video
      @nwlpathology's day in the life video goes into great detail about the profession.

10. Best Biomedical Science Day artwork
The Histology team at Norfolk and Norwich took part in a Lab(ro)Doodle by taking Histology slide trays and decorating them with Histology stains, cells, cell-path gardening club and represented all staff nationalities.


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