Dr Lawrence Mbuagbaw has been announced as the 2014 winner of the prestigious Aubrey Sheiham Evidence-based Health Care in Africa Leadership Award.External link for more information: http://www.cochrane.org/about-us/awards-scholarships-fu... Contributor's Information Contributor's name: Cochrane CEAD Email address: email@example.com
The 2013 Journal Citation Report (JCR) has been released by Thomson ISI and effective July 2014 the impact factor for the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) is 5.939. This is an increase on the 2012 impact factor, which was 5.785.Contributor's Information Contributor's name: Gavin Stewart Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
COCHRANE METHODS SYMPOSIUM 2014
22nd COCHRANE COLLOQUIUM
Hyderabad International Convention Centre
Hyderabad HITEC City
Sunday 21 September 2014; 9.00am-4.30pm
From concepts to evidence synthesis: Towards a research agenda for methods of public health systematic reviews
Cochrane and Wiley have announced the release of Anywhere Systematic Reviews – Cochrane Reviews available in an Enhanced HTML Article which makes access possible in any format, on any device, at any time.
The Anywhere Systematic Review focuses on improving the reading experience of articles in four key ways:
Dr Kay Dickersin, Director of the US Cochrane Center, has received the 2014 Ingram Olkin Award for her 'lifetime contributorion to the development of evidence synthesis methods'. Dr Dickersin is Director for the Center for Clinical Trials at Johns Hopkins University and a longtime contributor to The Cochrane Collaboration. Dr Dickersin received the award at the 2014 annual international meeting of the Society for Research Synthesis Methodology (SRSM), hosted by the Centre for Reviews and Dissemination at the University of York (UK).External link for more information: http://www.york.ac.uk/inst/crd/SRSM-2014.html Contributor's Information Contributor's name: Cochrane CEAD Email address: email@example.com
Are you a Cochrane author? Are you active on Twitter? If so, join us for this month's #cochraneauthor Twitter chat! For our second chat, we'll be brainstorming topics of interest to the #cochraneauthor community that we can delve into in future chats.Contributor's Information Contributor's name: Nancy Owens Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cochrane Exchange is the Central Executive Team’s dedicated exhibition space at the Hyderabad Colloquium, hosting the CEO’s Office, Cochrane Editorial Unit, Communications and External Affairs, Finance and Core Services, and Informatics and Knowledge Management teams.
It’s the place to learn about Cochrane’s latest news and current projects, find information on how to participate in Cochrane activities, ask questions and post comments about any aspect of the organisation, and meet members of our various teams.
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15 July 2014Contributors's Information Contributor's name: Tom Cracknell Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
14 July 2014
A new version of Archie (4.6) is now released, with new features, including:
- Archie - Smartling integration: aligning editorial and publication processes between Archie and Smartling, and translation management system, to better support the work flow and publication processes of translations.
For the full details, see What's new.Contributors's Information Contributor's name: Javier Mayoral Email Address: email@example.com
4 July 2014
Lisa Bero, one of the Co-Chairs of the Cochrane Steering Group, and Cindy Farquhar, Managing Editor of the Menstrual Disorders and Subfertility Group and Co-Director of the New Zealand Cochrane Branch, have been closely involved with the recently completed revision of the Cochrane Commercial Sponsorship Policy. In this blog post, they provide some general information about the policy, and recent changes for Cochrane contributors.
Intermediate level course
External link for more information: http://swiss.cochrane.org/fr/formations Event date: Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 26 September 2014 (All day) (Europe/Berlin) Location: Cité hospitalière, Salles Lisa et Pascal, Rue du Bugnon 23, 1010 Lausanne Contributor's Information Contributor's name: Lucienne Boujon Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org