SCMH Staff @ The Lighthouse Lab

The Lighthouse Lab at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital is now fully operational for essential COVID-19 testing.

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Eight Technical and post-doctoral staff from SCMH have elected to be seconded to the Lighthouse Lab to analyse COVID-19 samples. 

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The skills and expertise they possess have made the transition to this work very easy.  We applaud their dedication in the Fight against the Pandemic.

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SCMH Staff expressed how rewarding the work is and the fantastic team spirit amongst the staff who come from various schools across the University.

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Wai and Lisa at lighthouse lab

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Lisa McArthur is one of the SCMH researchers who has volunteered her skills as a researcher to help at the Lighthouse Lab Covid-19 testing centre at the university.

Hear from Lisa in the BHF Video: Lighthouse Lab Covid-19 testing centre at the university.




We thank you all for your hard work and dedication.

** The Lighthouse Lab in Glasgow is now recruiting laboratory scientists/technicians, operational team leaders, operational assistants and manual sample handlers to join the team. University of Glasgow staff may be eligible for secondment from current roles (on existing Terms & Conditions) for up to nine months to support COVID-19 testing and also gain valuable work experience. Any staff interested in secondments should speak to their line managers before applying (weblinks: Operational Team Leader; Operational Assistant; Sample Handler; Laboratory Scientist


First published: 6 June 2020