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Healthcare science roles: list

A list of the roles under the 'healthcare scientists' category.

Published:
26 Mar 2018
Healthcare science roles: list

Healthcare scientists: 

Life sciences: analysis, testing and interpretation of clinical samples and products

  • Anatomical pathology
  • Andrology
  • Blood transfusion
  • Cervical Cytology
  • Clinical biochemistry
  • Clinical cytogenetics
  • Clinical embryology
  • Clinical immunology
  • Electron microscopy
  • External quality assurance
  • Haematology
  • Haemostasis and thrombosis
  • Histocompatability and immunogenetics
  • Histo and cytopathology
  • Molecular genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Phlebotomy
  • Tissue banking
  • Toxicology
  • Virology

Physiological sciences: observation and objective measurement of human performance

  • Audiology
  • Hearing therapy
  • Autonomic neurovascular
  • Cardiac physiology
  • Clinical perfusion
  • Gastrointestinal physiology
  • Neurophysiology
  • Ophthalmic science
  • Renal dialysis
  • Respiratory physiology
  • Sleep physiology
  • Urodynamics
  • Vascular technology
  • Vision science

Physical sciences: using physics and engineering for patient imaging, measurement and treatments

  • Biomechanical engineering
  • Clinical measurement
  • Diagnostic radiology
  • Equipment management
  • Information technology
  • Maxillofacial prosthetics
  • Medical electronics
  • Medical engineering and design
  • Medical illustration
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Radiation protection
  • Radiotherapy physics
  • Rehabilitation engineering
  • Renal technology
  • Ultrasound