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Dear all,It has been a little while since we last updated on the project and now that 2014 has come to an end, it seems a good opportunity to relay some of the key events of the year and our plans for the future.As of the end of December 2014, 746 people have signed up; we've identified more than...
posted on: 8 Jan 2015 - 16:00
Cochrane Innovations is pleased to announce the appointment of Giulia Boselli as our new Product Development Manager.Giulia has a Masters in International Health Care Management, Economics and Policy, and spent her early career working for international organisations managing field research...
posted on: 8 Jan 2015 - 15:28
The Cochrane Child Health Field is pleased to announce that Denise Thomson, long-time Field Co-ordinator, has accepted a new full-time position with the Alberta unit of Canada’s national Strategies for Patient-Oriented Research initiative. This is an exciting opportunity for Denise and we wish her...
posted on: 6 Jan 2015 - 02:13
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posted on: 18 Dec 2014 - 14:21
Cochrane's Finance and Core Services team is delighted to announce the appointment of Maya Sapir as the new Office Assistant. Maya replaces Annie Webster who is leaving Cochrane on 9 January to return to student life and complete a PhD.Annie has been with Cochrane for just over a year and has made...
posted on: 7 Dec 2014 - 07:31

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Research Engagement, Participation, and Impact will enable you to involve policymakers, practitioners and service users in doing and using research. You will critically engage with the latest theories and debates about the relevance and application of research findings for policy, practice...
posted on: 7 Apr 2014 - 11:33
 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: 14 Nov 2014 - 16:01
RA2 is usually run on the day following RA1, so authors can choose to take the two days in succession or as stand-alone courses. This day is designed to help authors further develop their protocol, introducing them to searching for studies, study selection and data collection procedures, risk of...
posted on: 14 Nov 2014 - 16:02
RA4 contains a large amount of training material and activities to cover common issues which arise with continuous data types. It also covers how to deal with data in different formats, over-coming unit of analysis issues and dealing with multiplicity in reviews, as well as using GRADE and Summary...
posted on: 14 Nov 2014 - 16:07
The course will take a step-by-step approach to the tasks and methods involved in conducting a systematic review to answer a question about the effects of a health-related intervention, from a simple drug treatment to a complex public health or health systems intervention.
posted on: 19 Dec 2014 - 01:11

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Mark Wilson is Cochrane's CEO, and has been working with the collaboration in this role since 2012. In this post, he provides an overview of recent Cochrane Steering Group decisions, and how they will affect Cochrane's plans for 2015.
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.

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