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posted on: 28 Aug 2014 - 16:29
The EMBASE screening project went live in February 2014 with a very small group of screeners just to make sure things were working well. After a couple of weeks of testing and tweaking, the full roll-out began with some key Cochrane communications. Within a matter of days more than 100 people...
posted on: 28 Aug 2014 - 15:17
From Monday 15th to Friday 19th September 2014, Students 4 Best Evidence (S4BE, S4BE.org) are launching their S4BE Wikipedia Week and Edit-a-thon – prizes included! Following on from the exciting new joint initiative between Cochrane and Wikipedia, the UK Cochrane Centre (an S4BE partner) has...
posted on: 28 Aug 2014 - 08:06
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posted on: 25 Aug 2014 - 05:11
Cochrane is delighted to announce the official opening of the West Coast branch of the US Cochrane Center (USCC).Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) in Portland, Oregon has become the West Coast branch of the US Center of The Cochrane Collaboration.US Cochrane West will promote evidence-...
posted on: 25 Aug 2014 - 02:34

Latest Events

Event: Short course - Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of health researchDate: 1-5 September 2014Location: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
posted on: 23 Jun 2014 - 04:22
Date: 3-5 September 2014Venue: University of Birmingham, UK
posted on: 14 May 2014 - 13:48
Dates: 8 September - 19 December 2014.Deadline for applications is 18 August 2014.This online course will enable you to conduct and appraise systematic reviews. On successful completion of the course, you will be familiar with the strengths and limitations of systematic reviews and have a critical...
posted on: 7 Apr 2014 - 12:37
Identifying the evidence for systematic reviews: an introduction for information professionalsTuesday 9th September 2014
posted on: 31 Jul 2014 - 10:30

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Prathap Tharyan is Director of the South Asian Cochrane Centre (SACC), a longtime Cochrane contributor, and leads the team organizing this year’s Colloquium in Hyderabad, India. In this post he highlights some of the important themes and events of this not-to-be-missed conference.
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...
Anwesh Chatterjee is a pulmonologist in the United Kingdom and longtime Wikipedia editor. He is the primary author of Wikipedia’s lung cancer article – one of those criticized by Hasty et al. Robin M.T. Cooke is a peer-reviewed author with an interest in biomedical research, who collaborates with...
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.

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