Biomedica 2020 A Virtual Festival of Medical Science


The Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine are delighted to present BioMedica – A Virtual Festival of Medical Science.

There have been some outstanding achievements by Medical Scientists despite challenging circumstances in 2020. The Academy will showcase some of those achievements, as well as providing you with the latest developments.

This event is free of charge and open to all. The Academy presents a full programme based on that previously planned for May 2020. Sessions will be either live or on-demand. Live sessions will include live Q & A with the audience; whilst ‘’on-demand’’ sessions may include a recorded discussion with speakers and the moderator.


November 30th – December 4th 2020

Online Webinar

Monday November 30th
11:00: Opening Ceremony and Keynote Address
13:00: Haematology
15:00: Chronic Disease Management – TBC
19:00: Replay of Todays Highlights

Tuesday December 1st
11:00: Transfusion and Transplantation Science
13:00: Haematology
15:00: Early Career Scientists
19:00: Replay of Todays Highlights

Wednesday December 2nd
11:00: COVID Updates with guest speakers
–  Dr Mike Ryan, Executive Director, WHO
–  Dr Cillian de Gascún, Director, NVRL.
13:00: COVID Updates
15:00: Microbiology
19:00: The Virology of COVID-19

Thursday December 3rd
11:00: Molecular Diagnostics
13:00: Transfusion and Transplantation Science
15:00: President’s Prize Competition
19:00: Replay of Todays Highlights

Friday December 4th
11:00: Cellular Pathology
13:00: Clinical Chemistry
15:00: Cellular Pathology
19:00: Awarding of President’s Prize
20:00: Zoom Quiz with interval performance by The Heathers

Full programme to follow.
Keep checking for updates.


With Best Wishes,
Jemma & Leo
CPD Officers