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Press ReleaseStrictly Embargoed Until 00.01 Hours (GMT), Thursday, November 20, 2014Media contacts:WileyEvelyn Martinez (US): +1 201 748 6358sciencenewsroom@wiley.comCochraneJo Anthony (UK): +44 (0) 1865 310138 or +44 (0) 7990
posted on: 20 Nov 2014 - 10:28
The Canadian Cochrane Centre (CCC) is pleased to announce the winners of its 'What's your story?' competition, highlighting stories of how Cochrane evidence has made an impact on the lives of Canadians.
posted on: 14 Nov 2014 - 23:20
Work is progressing well on Cochrane’s new identity, which forms the visual centrepiece of our exciting organisational re-brand strategy. Each month we will update you with the very latest information to begin using the logo from 31 January 2015 onwards.
posted on: 13 Nov 2014 - 13:32
The Cochrane CEO's Office is delighted to announce the appointment of Richard Morley as our new Consumer Co-ordinator, to cover the maternity leave of Catherine McIlwain until February 2016.
posted on: 13 Nov 2014 - 11:22
A new survey about prioritising research questions in mild to moderate hearing loss has been launched by the James Lind Alliance (JLA), with the support of UK-based Cochrane contributors. The JLA has set up a Priority Setting Partnership (PSP) to identify unanswered questions for mild-moderate...
posted on: 13 Nov 2014 - 05:50

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26 November 2014Manchester, UKThis workshop is designed to target authors who have spent time working on their systematic review, are in the process of (or have just finished) study selection, and are now thinking about their analysis. This day enables authors to think through the appropriateness...
posted on: 15 Sep 2014 - 11:50
Developing a Protocol for a Cochrane Systematic Review – Penang, Malaysia 1-3 December 2014Penang Medical College, Penang, MalaysiaThis workshop on Developing a Protocol for a Cochrane Systematic Review is for individuals that are in the process of or are considering authoring a Cochrane systematic...
posted on: 24 Feb 2014 - 03:02
Overview: This course takes a step-by-step approach to the tasks and methods involved in conducting a new Cochrane Review to answer a question about the effects of an intervention. The course is built on the Methodological Expectations for Cochrane Intervention Reviews (MECIR).
posted on: 5 Oct 2014 - 18:10
Evidence-informed Public Health Short course Dates: 8 - 9 Dec 2014Venue: Graduate House, Leicester Street, Carlton, Victoria, AustraliaThis two-day practical workshop helps participants develop skills and confidence using evidence for decision-making in public health and health...
posted on: 22 Oct 2014 - 00:22
Three Cochrane Review Groups - Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care (PaPaS), Musculoskeletal (MSG) and Neuromuscular Diseases (NMD) - are planning to hold an hour-long Tweetchat on patient-preferred fibromyalgia outcomes on Tuesday 9th December, at 13:00 GMT, using the hashtag #CCFibro.For more...
posted on: 17 Nov 2014 - 17:41

Latest Blog Entries

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.
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.

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