Research in Medical Sciences

Prospects Profile: Research Scientist (Medical)

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

British Society for Immunology

The British Society for Immunology (BSI) promotes and supports research, scholarships and clinical practice in Immunology for the benefit of human and animal health and welfare. Information on careers.

Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM)

Bringing together physical science, engineering and clinical professionals in academia, healthcare services and industry the institution provides accredited training and advertises job opportunities in medical physics and bioengineering on the website.

British Society for Genetic Medicine

The BSGM (previously known as the British Society for Human Genetics) provides a forum for professionals involved in Genetics as a clinical service and research. Their website provides information on career opportunities and latest jobs.

British Society for Medical Mycology

The British Society for Medical Mycology advances education and promotes research in all branches of medical and veterinary mycology. Information on jobs and grants & funding.

NHS Grampian Research and Development

The NHS Grampian Research & Development website aims to provide guidance to researchers undertaking non-commercial & commercial research involving NHS Grampian, steer researchers through all the processes involved in research and direct them to sources of further information.

National Institute for Health Research

The goal of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is to create a health research system in which the NHS supports outstanding individuals, working in world class facilities, conducting leading edge research focused on the needs of patients and the public. They provide support to people working in this sector with their professional development, including careers advice, mentoring and leadership development opportunities.

Video case study of Life Sciences graduate working in Medical-related Research

Life Sciences graduate, James McIlroy, talks about his career path to date and what his current role involves.
This case study was produced by Opportunity North East and Skills Development Scotland.