News and events

  • Come to Vienna and share your work and talent! Abstract and workshop submission for the 2015 Cochrane Colloquium in Vienna, Austria opens 11 February until 25 March 2015.Cochrane Colloquia are our annual flagship events, bringing together Cochrane contributors and stakeholders from around the world. This year we are focusing on “filtering the...
    Friday, February 13, 2015
  • We are pleased to announce the publication of the first Cochrane-wide Priority Review List. The creation of this list represents the achievement of a key milestone for Target 1.1 Prioritisation, a part of Cochrane’s Strategy to 2020. In this target we set out a plan to identify about 200 Cochrane reviews, either new titles or reviews requiring...
    Friday, January 30, 2015
  • Press releaseEmbargoed: 00.01 GMT: Thursday, March 26, 2015Evelyn Martinez Senior Publicist, Wiley T +1 201 748 6358 E sciencenewsroom@wiley.comJo AnthonySenior Media and Communications Officer, Cochrane M +44(0) 7582 726 634 E janthony@cochrane.org or pressoffice@cochrane.orgNew research out today concludes that there is limited...
    Thursday, March 26, 2015
  • EU Funding Co-ordinatorSpecifications: Part Time, 2-days a week, initial 3-year contract with possible opportunity to extendSalary: Dependent on skills and experienceLocation: Flexible location Application closing date: 17 AprilInterviews: week of April 27Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient...
    Friday, March 13, 2015
  • A common consequence of abdominal surgery is that the patient’s digestive system stops working for a few days. This is called ileus and it can be both painful and uncomfortable for the patient.  Ileus can lead to nausea, vomiting, and abdominal discomfort and is associated with complications, reduced patient satisfaction, and increased length...
    Friday, March 13, 2015
  • BBC Radio 4's 'Today' news programme discusses new Cochrane evidence on hormone replacement therapy for postmenopausal women and its potential impact on cardiovascular disease and stroke (scroll to 2:07:45 to hear the story).
    Friday, March 13, 2015
  • Embargoed: 00.01 GMT: Tuesday 10th March 2015Press contact:Jo Anthony M +44(0) 7582 726 634 E janthony@cochrane.org or pressoffice@cochrane.orgEvelyn Martinez Senior Publicist, Wiley T +1 201 748 6358, E sciencenewsroom@wiley.comNew evidence published today in the Cochrane Library shows that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) does not protect...
    Tuesday, March 10, 2015
  • Embargoed: 00.01 GMT: Thursday March 5th, 2015Evelyn Martinez Senior Publicist, Wiley T +1 201 748 6358 E sciencenewsroom@wiley.comJo AnthonySenior Media and Communications Officer, Cochrane M +44(0) 7582 726 634 E janthony@cochrane.org or pressoffice@cochrane.orgA low-cost antiseptic used to cleanse the cord after birth  could help...
    Thursday, March 5, 2015
  • Osteoarthritis is a disease of the joints, commonly found in knees, hips, and hands. When the joint loses cartilage, the bone grows to try and repair the damage but this bone growth is abnormal and makes things worse. Osteoarthritis is one of the leading causes of disability as it is painful and affects physical function and ability to use the...
    Tuesday, March 3, 2015
  • Post: Coordinator, Cochrane Insurance Medicine Field (50%-70% FT)Location:  Research & Education department, University Hospital BaselClosing date for applications: not specifiedThe Cochrane Insurance Medicine Field collaborates with medical experts, researchers, and stakeholders to give decisions and recommendations in insurance medicine a...
    Thursday, February 26, 2015

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