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Beginning a Systematic Review Protocol (RA1) - UK Cochrane Centre, Oxford

All Cochrane Workshops - 16 May 2014 - 3:20pm
External link for more information:  http://ukcc.cochrane.org/workshop-timetable Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 15 July 2014 (All day) (Europe/Berlin) Location:  Oxford, UK Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Carly Mole Email address:  carly.mole@cochrane.nhs.uk

Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of diagnostic test accuracy - Birmingham, UK

All Cochrane Workshops - 14 May 2014 - 1:48pm

Date: 3-5 September 2014

Venue: University of Birmingham, UK

External link for more information:  http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/research/activity/mds/proje... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 3 September 2014 - 9:00am - 5 September 2014 - 3:15pm (Europe/London) Location:  University of Birmingham Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Yemisi Takwoingi Email address:  y.takwoingi@bham.ac.uk

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New issue of Evidence & Policy now available with free access throughout May

www.cochrane.org - 13 May 2014 - 5:44pm
The new issue of Evidence & Policy (Volume 10, number 2) is now available. External link for more information:  http://www.policypress.co.uk/journals_eap.asp Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Kim Eggleton Email address:  kim.eggleton@bristol.ac.uk

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Cochrane Collaboration recruits talented Wikipedian In Residence

Cochrane Collaboration Official Blog - 13 May 2014 - 1:55pm

Jake Orlowitz is an experienced Wikipedia editor and administrator, and a member of the Wiki Project Med Foundation board. He has been working with Cochrane contributors for more than a year on taking forward a working partnership between Cochrane and Wikipedia. In this blog post, he looks at the latest developments in this collaborative venture.

Cross-posted, with permission, from the Wikimedia Foundation Global Blog

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In memoriam: Jack Sinclair

www.cochrane.org - 13 May 2014 - 1:30am

John Collinson Sinclair MD
Neonatologist
27 September 1933 - 2 May 2014

External link for more information:  http://neonatal.cochrane.org Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane CEAD Email address:  techsupport@cochrane.org

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Diagnosis and prognosis: Clinical and research problems - Gargnano, Lago di Garda, Italy

All Cochrane Workshops - 12 May 2014 - 11:46am

Diagnosis and prognosis: Clinical and research problems
Basic Residential Course

8-11 October 2014 - Palazzo Feltrinelli
Gargnano, Lago di Garda, Italy

Organized by:

Centro Interuniversitario
’THOMAS C. CHALMERS and ALESSANDRO LIBERATI’
Italy

Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 8 October 2014 (All day) - 11 October 2014 (All day) (Europe/Berlin) Location:  Gargnano, Lago di Garda, Italy

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Webinar: Oxygen Saturation Targeting: Evidence from systematic reviews - 11 June 2014

All Cochrane Workshops - 12 May 2014 - 10:17am

Cochrane Neonatal Review Group Web Seminar

Supported by: The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development & The Vermont Oxford Network

Oxygen Saturation Targeting: Evidence from systematic reviews

11 June 2014; 12:00 pm EDT, New York, USA (UTC -5)

The Cochrane Neonatal Review Group is pleased to announce the eighth in a series of sessions focused on specific Cochrane Reviews and the evidence that they provide for practice.

External link for more information:  http://neonatal.cochrane.org/welcome Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 11 June 2014 - 12:00pm (America/New_York) Location:  Online

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6th Croatian Cochrane Symposium - Split, Croatia

All Cochrane Workshops - 12 May 2014 - 9:58am

6th Croatian Cochrane Symposium

Better Evidence for a Better Future

Cochrane Strategy to 2020

Friday, 6th June 2014

School of Medicine, Split, Croatia

Registration fee: 200 HRK

(Students and members of patient organisations: 100 HRK)

CME points awarded

Information and registration:

www.cochrane.hr

cochrane_croatia@mefst.hr

phone +385 (0)21 557 923                  


External link for more information:  http://croatia.cochrane.org/hr/dobrodo%C5%A1li Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 6 June 2014 (All day) (Europe/Berlin) Location:  Split, Croatia

Cochrane announces appointment of Wikipedian in Residence

www.cochrane.org - 12 May 2014 - 4:07am

Cochrane is delighted to announce the appointment of Sydney Poore as the inaugural Cochrane Wikipedian in Residence (WiR).

Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane CEAD Email address:  techsupport@cochrane.org

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Research Associate/Research Fellow (2 posts) - Cochrane Wounds Group - Manchester, UK

www.cochrane.org - 9 May 2014 - 11:45am

Closing date: 22 May 2014

Reference : M&HS-04587
Faculty / Organisational unit : Medical & Human Sciences
School / Directorate : School of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work
Division : Nursing & Midwifery
Employment type : Fixed Term
Duration : Available until 30 June 2017
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Salary : Res. Assoc £29,837 to £36,661 per annum, Res. Fellow £37,756 to £46,400
Hours per week : To be agreed minimum 3 days a week to full time

External link for more information:  https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid...

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Communicating uncertainty of results: From ‘No difference’ to estimation in 9 links

Cochrane Collaboration Official Blog - 1 May 2014 - 8:51am

Toby Lasserson has been a Senior Editor at the Cochrane Editorial Unit (CEU) since 2010. In this blog post he reflects on the challenges of communicating statistical results and summarises a number of resources that might help authors report their findings in comprehensible and useful ways.

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