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Press ReleaseStrictly Embargoed Until 00.01 Hours (GMT), Thursday, November 20, 2014Media contacts:WileyEvelyn Martinez (US): +1 201 748 6358sciencenewsroom@wiley.comCochraneJo Anthony (UK): +44 (0) 1865 310138 or +44 (0) 7990 031904pressoffice@cochrane.org
posted on: 20 Nov 2014 - 10:28
Three Cochrane Review Groups - Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care (PaPaS), Musculoskeletal (MSG) and Neuromuscular Diseases (NMD) - are planning to hold an hour-long Tweetchat on patient-preferred fibromyalgia outcomes on Tuesday 9th December, at 13:00 GMT, using the hashtag #CCFibro.For more...
posted on: 17 Nov 2014 - 17:41
The Canadian Cochrane Centre (CCC) is pleased to announce the winners of its 'What's your story?' competition, highlighting stories of how Cochrane evidence has made an impact on the lives of Canadians.
posted on: 14 Nov 2014 - 23:20
Work is progressing well on Cochrane’s new identity, which forms the visual centrepiece of our exciting organisational re-brand strategy. Each month we will update you with the very latest information to begin using the logo from 31 January 2015 onwards.
posted on: 13 Nov 2014 - 13:32
The Cochrane CEO's Office is delighted to announce the appointment of Richard Morley as our new Consumer Co-ordinator, to cover the maternity leave of Catherine McIlwain until February 2016.
posted on: 13 Nov 2014 - 11:22

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Developing a Protocol for a Cochrane Systematic Review – Penang, Malaysia 1-3 December 2014Penang Medical College, Penang, MalaysiaThis workshop on Developing a Protocol for a Cochrane Systematic Review is for individuals that are in the process of or are considering authoring a Cochrane systematic...
posted on: 24 Feb 2014 - 03:02
Overview: This course takes a step-by-step approach to the tasks and methods involved in conducting a new Cochrane Review to answer a question about the effects of an intervention. The course is built on the Methodological Expectations for Cochrane Intervention Reviews (MECIR).
posted on: 5 Oct 2014 - 18:10
Evidence-informed Public Health Short course Dates: 8 - 9 Dec 2014Venue: Graduate House, Leicester Street, Carlton, Victoria, AustraliaThis two-day practical workshop helps participants develop skills and confidence using evidence for decision-making in public health and health...
posted on: 22 Oct 2014 - 00:22
Introduction to writing a Cochrane systematic reviewThe Children's Hospital at Westmead10-12 December 2014This three-day workshop is designed for new authors starting a Cochrane systematic review. A mixture of presentations and hands-on sessions will give you an overview of all the...
posted on: 22 Jan 2014 - 02:47
 RA1 is targeted at authors who are at the very beginning of the review process and includes small group discussions around each authors review question. This workshop also incorporates an introduction to RevMan, and the appropriate procedures for working on a protocol using RevMan.
posted on: 15 Oct 2014 - 11:35

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John Hilton works as an Editor with the Cochrane Editorial Unit (CEU), based in London. He has been with the CEU since November 2010. Previously, John worked as digital content editor and manager at the BMJ Evidence Centre, where he worked with Cochrane Editor in Chief David Tovey on Best...
Professor Tony Marson has been a consultant neurologist at The Walton Centre since 2003. He leads the Liverpool Epilepsy Research Group and is also Director of the UK Epilepsy Research Network; Deputy Director of the MRC North West Hub for Trials Methodology Research; Co-ordinating Editor of the...
Miranda Cumpston is Cochrane’s Senior Training Co-ordinator, and is based at the Australasian Cochrane Centre in Melbourne. Her background is in health policy and public health, and she has been working for Cochrane, in Canada and Australia, since 2004.
David Tovey is the Editor in Chief of The Cochrane Library, and has been working with the Cochrane Editorial Unit (CEU) and the wider Collaboration in this role since 2009. In this post, he discusses his impressions and experiences of the 2014 Cochrane Colloquium, key decisions, and ramifications...

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