Healthcare Science Lead
Sarah Smith is the Education, Training and Development Lead for the Department of Laboratory Medicine at NHS Lothian, a post she has held for 10 years. Sarah is also the Healthcare Science Professional Lead for NHS Lothian.
Sarah is a HCPC registered Biomedical Scientist and has studied at Napier University, Glasgow Caledonian University and Edinburgh University. Sarah has set up a training school within the Lothian region and is focussed on providing a career pathway for support workers.
In 2010, Sarah accepted a short term secondment to NHS Education for Scotland as the Healthcare Science Education Development Lead for Lothian and Borders and is the Chair on the Local Area Healthcare Science Committee for Lothian.