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The Biomedical Scientist is the official publication of the Institute of Biomedical Science. It is the main means of communication between the Institute and its 18,000 members.

Published monthly, the editorial focuses on scientific developments, professional issues, laboratory management, reports, information technology, educational matters, conferences, new products, company and commercial news. The Biomedical Scientist is the main and most important source of information for all biomedical laboratory personnel.

The Biomedical Scientist is read and retained by all grades of biomedical scientists - providing promotional and advertising opportunities for companies seeking to maintain or increase prominence and position in a highly competitive market.

All IBMS members receive The Biomedical Scientist free as part of their membership benefits.
To join the IBMS and receive The Biomedical Scientist and British Journal of Biomedical Science: Join the IBMS

Job Vacancies

The classified section of The Biomedical Scientist carries more recruitment advertisements for Biomedical Science Vacancies than any other publication serving this market and contains over 200 jobs each month.

All recruitment advertisements are also featured on this web site. receives more than 100,000 page views each month from nearly 9,000 unique visitors and is the main website for advertising biomedical science vacancies.

Vacancies appear here from the 1st of each month. Job seekers can search the web site by:

Job grade
Scientific speciality
Geographic location
Key word

Pathology in Practice

Pathology in Practice is a quarterly supplement that focuses on commercial news, products, system installations and the latest commercial developments in the medical laboratory environment. Pathology in Practice is distributed with The Biomedical Scientist, providing an ideal information opportunity for buyers of clinical products and systems to keep up to date with the latest information on relevant products, solutions and practices.

The Biomedical Scientist Contact details

Editor: Brian Nation FIBMS
Tel: 020 7713 0214

Display Advertising: Trevor Southerden
Tel: 01892 779999

Classified Advertising: Katy Cockle
Tel: 01892 779999

To purchase a single copy or order a subscription please email:

Subscription Cost
UK - Annual Subscription: £137.00
UK - Half year Subscription: £75.00
Single Copies: £26.00

Overseas - Annual Subscription: £167.00
Overseas - Half Year Subscription: £98.00
Single Copies: £32.00

Published on behalf of IBMS by Step Publishing Ltd:
Step Publishing
Tel: 01892 779999
Fax: 01892 616177

Copy Deadlines:
(Month before issue)
Editorial Material: 5th
Display Adverts: 20th
Classified Adverts: Details can be found HERE


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