International Day of Women and Girls in Science is celebrated around the world on 11th February. The day is an important reminder of the critical roles that women and girls play within science and technology. It's an opportunity to promote roles in these fields and encourage others to participate and get involved in science!
Within SaTH, we have a wide team of healthcare scientists working across our sites, including a number of Biomedical Scientists.
Biomedical Scientists are based in laboratories and investigate a wide range of clinical conditions from blood disorders and cancer to hepatitis and meningitis, providing results critical to patient care.
Amber Haynes, Biomedical Scientist in Haematology and Blood Transfusion, shares a little about her role;