BBMS Conference 2014

The Sixth Edition of BBMS took place on the 7th of March, 2014. Seven high-profile speakers and three student speakers gave lectures throughout the day. Two networking sessions also took place during the coffee breaks. All of the available places were booked out.


Professor Françoise Barré-Sinoussi

Winner of the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 2008

Head of the Regulation of Retroviral Infections Unit at Institut Pasteur – Paris, France

Professor Dame Athene Donald

Professor of Experimental Physics – University of Cambridge, UK

Director of the Women in Science, Engineering and Technology Initiative at the University of Cambridge

Professor Molly Stevens

Professor of Biomedical Materials and Regenerative Medicine

Research Director for Biomedical Material Sciences in the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at Imperial College – London, UK

Dr Helen Lee

Director of Research of the Diagnostics Development Unit, Dept of Haematology – University of Cambridge

Founder of Diagnostics for the Real World Ltd

Professor Chris Abell

Professor of Biological Chemistry – University of Cambridge

Co-founder of Astex Technology Ltd, Akubio, and Sphere Fluidics

Professor Hugh Montgomery

Chair of Intensive Care Medicine- University College London (UK)

Research Director of the Centre for Altitude, Space and Extreme Environment Medicine

Founding member of the UK Climate and Health Council 

Professor Paolo Bianco

Professor and Director of Anatomic Pathology at Sapienza University of Rome, Italy