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Supporting healthcare scientists

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Healthcare scientists make a real difference to patient care. Explore our training programmes for this vital part of the healthcare workforce.

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Healthcare scientists make up 5% of the NHS workforce but are involved in 80% of diagnoses. Find out more about our work.


  • Life Sciences Themed Board

    Life Sciences Themed Board

    Date: Tuesday 28 February 2017

  • Physical Sciences Themed Board

    Physical Sciences Themed Board

    Date: Friday 3 March 2017

  • Physiological Sciences Themed Board

    Physiological Sciences Themed Board

    Date: Wednesday 8 March 2017

  • CSO Annual Conference 2017 – registration now open

    CSO Annual Conference 2017 – registration now open

    Date: 6 - 7 March 2017