JCTLM - WMD 2021

World Metrology Day 2021: Measurement for Health


Happy World Metrology Day 2021!


The Joint Committee for Traceability in Laboratory Medicine (JCTLM) is celebrating World Metrology Day on 20 May 2021.

The theme this year is “Measurement for Health”.

Watch the videos on measurements in Laboratory Medicine for broader perspectives on the importance of metrological traceability in laboratory medicine for individual patients and for risk assessments in populations.

JCTLM wmd 2021 Link

For poster and links to presentations, please click here.

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What is Laboratory Medicine?

Greg Miller, PhD
Chair, JCTLM
Professor of Pathology
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, USA

What happens in your local laboratory?

Graham Jones
Department of Chemical Pathology, St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney

Tools for obtaining laboratory result comparability: What the JCTLM is offering?

Mauro Panteghini
Centre for Metrological Traceability in Laboratory Medicine (CIRME), University of Milan, Italy

What is special for measurements in Laboratory Medicine?

Elvar Theodorsson
Linkoping University, Sweden

Chem-Bio Metrology for Laboratory Medicine

Sang-Ryoul Park
Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science

How IFCC improves the standardization of results in Laboratory Medicine

Prof. Philippe Gillery, MD, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital of Reims, France

Platelet Counting Standardization

Paul Harrison, BSc, PhD, FRCPath
ICSH board member
Associate Professor, Institute of Inflammation and Ageing, University of Birmingham, UK

JCTLM poster for WMD 2021