News and events

  • Post: Managing EditorLocation: School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Westmead HospitalSpecifications: FT, fixed-term for 12 monthsClosing date: 4 September 2015The Cochrane Kidney and Transplant Group are currently seeking a Managing Editor who will ensure the efficient and effective operation of the editorial base. The successful...
    Monday, August 24, 2015
  • IT ManagerSpecifications:  Permanent RoleSalary: £55,000 - £60,000Location: London (preferred) Application closing date:  11 September 2015Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates, and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts of evidence generated through research useful...
    Wednesday, August 19, 2015
  • Timeline: the deworming debate23 July: Simultaneous publication of re-analysis of a school-based deworming programme in western Kenya in the International Journal of Epidemiology and an updated Cochrane Review incorporating this re-analysis. A press release from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) presents the key messages...
    Tuesday, August 18, 2015
  • Head of Finance and Core ServicesSpecifications:                               Permanent Salary:                                                £60,000 - £65,000 Location:                                           London Application Closing Date:        11 September 2015 Interviews:                                      21-22 September...
    Monday, August 17, 2015
  • News analysis website Vox examines the ongoing debate about whether school deworming programmes are effective, including the recent Cochrane Review presenting the current evidence.
    Thursday, August 13, 2015
  • The Cochrane Library publishes three Special Collections and two supporting editorials focusing on indigenous health issues
    The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, a United Nations event commemorated worldwide, is celebrated on 9 August each year. The theme for 2015 is “Post 2015 agenda: Ensuring Indigenous peoples’ health and wellbeing”.Since 2002, Australia’s National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), the Canadian Institutes of Health...
    Friday, August 7, 2015
  • Bronchiectasis
    Interventions for bronchiectasis: an overview of Cochrane systematic reviewsReview gives starting point in reducing uncertainly in treating chronic wet coughs.Bronchiectasis is a long-term respiratory disease characterized by abnormal dilatation of the bronchi; it is commonly associated with a troublesome cough with mucous or chronic wet cough in...
    Friday, July 31, 2015
  • Come to Vienna and share your work and talent! We've had a record number of early bird registrations and are expecting the 2015 Cochrane Colloquium in Vienna, Austria to be the biggest ever!Cochrane Colloquia are our annual flagship events, bringing together Cochrane contributors and stakeholders from around the world. This year we are focusing on...
    Friday, July 31, 2015
  • New Cochrane evidence indicates that eradicating Helicobacter pylori may help to reduce the risk of gastric cancer.
    Press Release: Strictly Embargoed Until 00.01 Hours (BST), Wednesday, July 22, 2015[19.01 Hours US Eastern Time, July 21 / 09.01 Hours Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), July 22]Media contacts: Wiley: Evelyn Martinez (US): +1 201 748 6358+1 201 748 6358sciencenewsroom@wiley.com Cochrane LibraryCochrane Press Office: Jo Anthony (UK): +44 (0)...
    Thursday, July 30, 2015
  • The Priority Reviews list identifies more than 300 Cochrane Reviews that best meet the needs of healthcare and health policy decision makers.
    The Cochrane Editorial Unit (CEU) announced publication of the Priority Reviews List in January 2015. This list, a key milestone for Target 1.1 Prioritisation as part of Cochrane’s Strategy to 2020, identifies more than 300 Cochrane Reviews, either new titles or reviews requiring updates, that best meet the needs of healthcare and health policy...
    Wednesday, July 29, 2015

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