Congratulations to Team Mansfield winners of the Queensland BIOTech Futures challenge. We are proud of our Science Ambassadors Simi K (Year 11), Sidrah S (Year 11), Sara R (Year 10) and Harmony F (Year 9) who worked hard on their project amidst their many assessments and exams.
Their winning proposal was a special gel cushion connected to an app which would help in managing the pressures sores for the elderly in wheelchairs. They submitted a poster and three minute video in Term 2 and on Thursday 14 July presented their work to a panel of four judges, confidently answering questions at the end of their presentation.
As Queensland winners, the will now proceed to the finals in Sydney where they will compete with teams from with teams from Sydney and Victoria.