Biomedical Career Day 2019

Our Biomedical Career Day 2019, which was a free Career Guidance Seminar, was held on the 14th of September, 2019 at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka Auditorium. The event saw over 200 candidates connect with key industrial experts and discover the many opportunities available in varied fields including Medicine and Biomedical Science. The event was graced by Professor Niroshini Nirmalan, Academic Lead in Biomedicine and Chair in Biomolecular Science at the University of Salford UK, as she addressed on “Career opportunities in Biomedical Science & Thinking outside the Box”. Session was enriched with the guest speeches from Experts in the industry as they explained students highly demanded career pathways in Biomedical Sciences.

“CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY & GENETICS” by Dr. Chandanamali Punchihewa, Founder & Chief Scientist, Genelabs Medical (Pvt) Ltd.

“BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE FOR MEDICINE” by Dr. Lalana Devi Ranasinghe, Consultant Endocrinologist.

“BIOMED TO BIOTECH” by Ms. Jayani Gunawardana, Senior Lecturer.

“JOURNEY OF AN AFTER A/L STUDENT” BY Mr. Saumya Heendeniya, Lecturer.

All participants were offered special benefits for their enrollment at AIBS, for the AIBS BTEC HND in Applied Biology.