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The first ever citation screening challenge is almost under way!Starting at 10:00 GMT on Friday 31st October and running for 48 hours, around 75 EMBASE project screeners are working their way through as many citations as they can in an effort to identify reports of randomised trials.As far as we...
posted on: 30 Oct 2014 - 11:11
Strictly Embargoed Until 00.01 Hours (GMT), Thursday, October 30, 2014 [20.01 Hours US Eastern Time (EDT), October 29 /11.01 Hours Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT), October 30]Media contacts: Evelyn Martinez (US): +1 201 748 6358 sciencenewsroom@wiley.com Cochrane Press Office: Jo Anthony (...
posted on: 30 Oct 2014 - 03:34
Monica Kjeldstrøm (1968-2014)It is with great sadness that The Cochrane Collaboration announces the death of our colleague and friend, Monica Kjeldstrøm, on Sunday, 19 October 2014. Our thoughts and condolences are with Monica’s family, friends, and colleagues in Denmark and around the world.
posted on: 24 Oct 2014 - 10:48
Nine positions on the Cochrane Steering Group (CSG), including one Co-Chair, were eligible for election in 2014.Representing Authors: Mona Nasser (UK) – re-elected for a second term from September 2014 – September 2017 (this result was also announced on 24 June 2014).Representing Centre Directors...
posted on: 21 Oct 2014 - 11:04
Bobby Ramakant and Shobha Shukla of India's Citizen News Service were among the journalists invited to attend the 2014 Cochrane Colloquium in Hyderabad in September. Both entered fully into the Colloquium experience, participating in symposia and workshops, as well as attending a variety of...
posted on: 21 Oct 2014 - 06:01

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Author Training Workshop – 7-9 November 2014Cochrane Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders Review GroupAre you thinking of undertaking a Cochrane Review? Have you recently registered a review title with a Cochrane Group? If so, please join us at Western University for Cochrane'...
posted on: 25 Aug 2014 - 11:01
Review completion workshopAlfred Centre, Melbourne10-14 November 2014
posted on: 22 Jan 2014 - 02:43
Location and course times The course will take place on 13-14 November 2014 in Queen's University Belfast's Mulhouse Building on the Royal Victoria Hospital site, off Grovesnor Road in Belfast.The timing will be 10.00-16.30 on 13 November, and 09.30-15.30 on 14 November (subject to slight change...
posted on: 25 Aug 2014 - 05:53
Who should attend?This workshop is meant for those who have a registered title for a Cochrane Systematic Review with The Cochrane Collaboration or are working on a registered protocol for a Cochrane Systematic Review or wish to u
posted on: 25 Aug 2014 - 12:30
Systematic Review Course Part I: Writing the protocol for a Cochrane Systematic ReviewThe Belgian Branch of the Dutch Cochrane Centre organizes a one-day course on writing a protocol for Cochrane Systematic Reviews. This course is intended for health care professionals or researchers who:- ...
posted on: 7 Oct 2014 - 10:43

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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...
Anne Littlewood has been the Trials Search Co-ordinator for the Cochrane Oral Health Group since June 2008 and is a member of the CRS User Support Team. She has an MPhil in Information Science from the Manchester Metropolitan University and has worked in information management since 1998.
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.

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