IBMS President’s Prize 2012

Jim Bannister was this year’s recipient of an IBMS President’s Prize at the University of Chester, where he graduated with first class honours.

The presentation to Jim was made by Professor Andrew Lawrence (Head of Biological Sciences, University of Chester).

Other staff members pictured are Dr Stephen Fôn Hughes (Programme Leader Biomedical Science) and Dr Philip Wood (Programme Leader Health Care & Mortuary Sciences).

Jim is currently undertaking an MSc in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology at the University of Manchester. Following his MSc and subsequent PhD studies, Jim intends pursuing a career in cancer research.