World Health Day - 7 April

EURAMET is very active in the area of metrology for health. To celebrate World Health Day EURAMET has published 14 health case studies showing early impact from research projects from EMRP's health theme.

Learn about EURAMET's work in metrology for health and read one of our top news about the world's first primary standard developed for molecular radiotherapy to treat cancer.

World Health Day marks the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organisation (WHO). Read more about World Health Day and this year's topic on WHO's website.

Sharing Knowledge and Building Capacity

In its anniversary year EURAMET is taking a look back at important topics from its history. Learn more about the organisation's work in capacity building and knowledge transfer.

News Highlights

World's first primary standard developed for molecular radiotherapy

Researchers from EMRP project develop the world's first primary standard for molecular radiotherapy (MRT) to treat cancer

The new primary standard for MRT
The new primary standard for MRT – Courtesy of NPL
Successful international conference on meteorology and climate

MMC-2016, organised as part of EMRP project, facilitated communication and co-operation between metrology and meteorology communities

Photograph of the opening panel at the WMO TECO and MMC-2016 – Courtesy of INRIM
Reliable classification for the energy efficiency of solid-state lighting

Joint research projects develop an online uncertainty evaluation tool for electrical measurements of solid-state lighting (SSL) products

Light emitting diode – ©iStock.com/kellymarken