Newly elected Management Body

During the GGB in Santiago de Compostela (Spain) elections for MB members were held. The new members of EPBS Management Body are: – President: Fernando Mendes (Portugal) – General Secretary: Patrick Mulhare (Ireland) – Treasurer: Neven Sucic (Croatia) – Director: Alda Margret Hauksdottir (Iceland) – Director: Katja Wienmann Bramm (Denmark) – Student Forum Facilitator: Sophia … Read more

ABHS meeting (October 2021.)

On Monday 11 October, the 29th meeting of the ABHS was held virtually. There were 40 participants, including the EC and CCMC. Standardisation in MD and IVD is needed for health care all over the world. European and international standards should not be in conflict with each other, rather they are as consistent with each … Read more

GGB Meeting 2021

We are glad to share with you that this year GGB will be held 5. – 6. November 2021 in Santiago de Compostela (Spain).

Open applications for Joint Master Degree in Biomedical Laboratory Science (MARBLE)

Coimbra Health School, led by a consortium of European higher education institutions, is launching a Joint Master Degree in Biomedical Laboratory Science (MARBLE). This course will be provided in partnership by four entities: Coimbra Health School (Portugal) University of Gothenburg (Sweden) Wien University Campus of Applied Science (Austria) Technological University Dublin (Irland) Aims of the … Read more


This coming Monday BioTriCK will have another Webinar on how to improve teaching and facilitate collaborative learning but on an international level. Their expert panel Torunn Kittelsen, Sanna Simola and Catarina Simões will make sure for exciting discussion around this topic. Hope to see you all there.

ABHS’s 27th meeting

The European Committee for Standardization (CEN) provides a platform for the development of European Standards and works closely with the European Commission to ensure that standards correspond with any relevant EU legislation. CEN also cooperates with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to reach agreements on common standards that can be applied throughout the whole … Read more

EPBS – partner in BioTriCK project

EPBS is partner in a project called: “Biomedical Laboratory Science Triangular Centre of Knowledge(BioTriCK)”, a strategic partnership funded by EU Erasmus+ programme. The aim is to improve the quality of the biomedical laboratory scientist (BLS) education. The project focuses on the collaborations of students, clinical supervisors and university teachers in the Biomedical Laboratory Sciences triangle. … Read more