Roles in healthcare science
If you are passionate about technology or science, and about helping others, a career in healthcare science offers a wide range of opportunities.
You'll be responsible for developing and improving methods for acquiring, storing, and analysing biological data.
You'll work mainly in laboratories on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Physical sciences and biomedical engineering
You'll measure what is happening in the body, devise new ways of diagnosing and treating disease and ensure that equipment is functioning safely.
You'll assess different parts of the body to diagnose any abnormalities and sometimes provide treatment and care.