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Are you a Cochrane author? Are you active on Twitter? If so, join us for this month's #cochraneauthor Twitter chat! For our August chat, we'll be discussing one of the topic's suggested in last month's brainstorming session.
posted on: 18 Aug 2014 - 13:14
A key goal of Cochrane is to advocate for evidence-informed health care.
posted on: 14 Aug 2014 - 12:17
A new UK-wide survey about ear, nose, and throat (ENT) care has been launched by a partnership of ENT organisations, supported by the Cochrane Ear, Nose, and Throat Review Group. The survey is being organised by GENERATE, a consortium which is working closely with patients and their carers,...
posted on: 14 Aug 2014 - 11:34
The Cochrane Methodology Review Group, in conjunction with the COMET Initiative and the Cochrane Consumer Network, is pleased to announce the release of a new plain language resource presenting on the topic of ‘Patient outcomes and systematic reviews – challenges and solutions.’ This topic brings...
posted on: 14 Aug 2014 - 10:18
Media contacts:Evelyn Martinez (US): +1 201 748 6358sciencenewsroom@wiley.comJo Anthony (UK): +44 (0) 1865 310138 or (0)7990
posted on: 13 Aug 2014 - 12:57

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

Latest Blog Entries

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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