The Institute of Applied BioMedical Sciences (IABMS) is a scientific institute dedicated to advancing applied biomedical research and education for the welfare of society. It is part of the Association of Applied BioMedical Sciences. IABMS works to ensure that the public, legislators, funders, and the community of biomedical scientists have access to and use information that will guide them in making informed decisions about matters that require biomedical knowledge. A foundational element of IABMS is to make quality BioMedical education a reality for every student regardless of gender, race or socioeconomic status. The central pillar of our mission is to facilitate and promote cutting edge research under the broad umbrella of applied biomedical sciences.