News and events

  • Time magazine cites a 2012 Cochrane Review in an article discussing foods which may help to lower blood pressure.
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015
  • Cochrane is pleased to announce the signing of a Partnership Agreement (PA) with the Campbell Collaboration, effective February 2015. The PA provides a framework for the two organizations to work more cooperatively and effectively together in a number of areas of common interest.Cochrane has had close ties with the Campbell Collaboration since...
    Monday, February 16, 2015
  • 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 to identify about 200 Cochrane reviews, either new titles or reviews requiring updates,...
    Friday, January 30, 2015
  • Every Cochrane Review reflects both a substantial commitment of time and expertise on the part of the review author team and all the editors, information specialists and peer reviewers based at the relevant Cochrane Review Group. The work undertaken and the rigour of the process are both focused on ensuring that the best quality evidence from...
    Friday, January 30, 2015
  • Cochrane Review shows how a cheaper alternative to licensed drug for treating eye disease has similar side effectsNeovascular macular degeneration is a progressive and chronic disease of the eye, and a leading cause of blindness in older people globally.About one in 10 people with macular degeneration suffers legal blindness.In September 2014, a...
    Friday, January 30, 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
  • New evidence helps health workers in the fight against Ebola  Watch a short film which accompanies this Cochrane Review and talks about applying the findings in relevant clinical settings.Embargoed: 00.01 GMT: Thursday 26th February 2015 Press contact: Jo AnthonyM+44(0) 7582 726 634E janthony@cochrane.org or pressoffice@cochrane.orgOne year after...
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015
  • Closing date for submissions: Thursday, 5 March 2015Cochrane is seeking a suitable bidder to undertake consultation with our external stakeholders to inform our Structure and Function and Governance reviews, which are currently underway, as well as future membership...
    Friday, February 20, 2015
  • Translations Support OfficerSpecifications: Full-time, 3-year fixed-term contractSalary: Dependent on experienceLocation: Flexible location Application closing date: 10th March 2015 Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast...
    Monday, February 16, 2015

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