Birkbeck University of London Biomedical Science

Birkbeck University of London Biomedical Science

Science and biomedicine

Our specialist biomedical scientific research centres and groups are delivering internationally recognised research that is helping to identify fundamental biological and physical structures and to change lives and improve well-being. Our Earth and Planetary scientists are developing methods with direct implications for industry.


Babies and toddlers who use touchscreens sleep lessThe TABLET project is the first scientific study of the early use of touchscreens
Parent-mediated therapy may help babies at risk of developing autismVideo-based intervention for families may reduce the severity of emerging signs of the condition
Anxiety support app for teenagers wins Teach First Innovation AwardMeeTwo, a new social media app founded by Birkbeck PhD candidate Suzi Godson and her business partner Dr Kerstyn Comley, has won a prestigious £15,000 Teach First Innovation Award. The app is designed to help teenagers deal with stress and anxiety.

Read more news

Events in the School

25 April 2017 – 08:00
Location: Senate House
04 May 2017 – 09:00
Location: Birkbeck, University of London, Malet Street, WC1E 7HX, London
05 May 2017 – 15:00
Location: Room G03, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD.
10 May 2017 – 17:00
Location: 639 Enterprise Centre, 639 High Rd, London, N17 8AA
25 May 2017 – 18:00
Location: Birkbeck University, Torrington Sq, Main building
14 November 2017 – 08:00
Location: Senate House