Brigette Bard

Brigette Bard is the founder and CEO of BioSure UK. She is passionate about the role self testing has to play in allowing people to make informed choices and assume responsibility for their own healthcare. She is actively and dynamically involved in normalising the conversation around HIV, breaking down stigma and nurturing understanding around confident sex and sexual health.

BioSURE has developed the first legally approved HIV self testing kit in the UK. The BioSURE HIV Self Test enables people to find out their HIV status at a time and place of their choosing. The BioSURE HIV Self test uses a very small amount of blood from a finger prick sample to detect the presence of HIV antibodies and is over 99.7% accurate. Their biggest achievement to date was developing the world’s first HIV self test to utilise blood. They gained a CE mark and launched in the UK in 2015.

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Brigette Bard's Project

BioSURE is bringing cost-effective, straightforward, fast and accurate testing technology for HIV to the mainstream via their self-testing HIV test kit. The aim is to get people talking and give people an alternative way to test, as part of a plan to eradicate HIV by 2030. BioSURE was founded by […]

Brigette Bard's Articles

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At BioSure, we believe the best tool we have in the fight against HIV is to get people talking; breaking down barriers and educating them about what living with HIV means today. HIV is completely treatable and yet remains the biggest global killer of women of childbearing age and the […]

Brigette Bard's Tweets

. @BioSureUK are proud sponsors of the @GrabbysEurope. This is monumental for HIV self-testing; highlighting the importance to #KnowYourStatus and how easy it is to test regularly. The industry plays a key educational role and can drive the #HIV conversation.

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week.

Take some time for a little #self-love and #takecontrol

Knowing your status is one less thing to worry about, your peace of mind is in your hand.

#BeBioSure #KnowYourStatus

. @BioSureUK are proud sponsors of the @GrabbysEurope. This is monumental for HIV self-testing; highlighting the importance to #KnowYourStatus and how easy it is to test regularly. The industry plays a key educational role and can drive the #HIV conversation.

Knowing your status has never been easier. #TakeControl and order your test today http://ow.ly/6f1u50EGexI Discreet next day delivery to an address of your choice. The BioSURE HIV Self Test is proven to be simple, with your own result in minutes #BeBioSure

Grab yourself a cuppa and tune into the latest episode of #ChangeMakers featuring our very own Brigette Bard (CEO and founder of BioSure UK) as she discusses social empowerment through self-testing, issues with healthcare stigma and much more... #BeBioSure #KnowYourStatus #HIV

Tune into this week’s #ChangeMakers to hear @MichaelHayman and @Brig_Bard, CEO & founder @BioSureUK, talk about breaking healthcare stigma and supporting social empowerment. Listen here: https://linktr.ee/changemakers.works

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