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A Cochrane contributor has reported "good news from Bosnia about Cochrane: Cochrane was mentioned twice in the Official Gazette of the Federation of BiH [Bosnia and Herzegovina] this year...so there are definitely policy changes in my country concerning Cochrane.
posted on: 12 Nov 2014 - 12:15
The minutes and open access papers for the Cochrane Steering Group (CSG) teleconference held on 20 August 2014 are now available to view online (Archie login required).
posted on: 12 Nov 2014 - 04:28
Draft minutes from the 2014 Cochrane Annual General Meeting (AGM) are now available for review. The AGM took place in Hyderabad, India, on 25 September 2014, and was well attended by Cochrane contributors. 
posted on: 12 Nov 2014 - 02:25
It is with great pleasure that the Cochrane Depression, Anxiety and Neurosis Group (CCDAN) announces the formation of a Suicide and Self-Harm satellite based in Swansea, Wales.
posted on: 11 Nov 2014 - 01:31
Strictly Embargoed Until 00.01 Hours (GMT), Thursday, November 6, 2014 [19.01 Hours US Eastern Time, Wednesday, November 5 /11.01 Hours Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT), November 6]Media contacts: Evelyn Martinez (US): +1 201 748 6358 sciencenewsroom@wiley.com Cochrane Press Office: Jo...
posted on: 6 Nov 2014 - 21:17

Latest Events

 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: 15 Oct 2014 - 11:35
 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...
posted on: 15 Oct 2014 - 11:41
Participative Research and Policy 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 and personal...
posted on: 7 Apr 2014 - 11:33
Dates: 14-16 January 2015Location: Baltimore, Maryland (USA)Details: This two and a half day workshop guides participants through the steps of developing a systematic review and includes presentations about Cochrane Collaboration methodology, hands-on practice using the Cochrane Collaboration's...
posted on: 8 Oct 2014 - 19:25
Dates: 17/18 March - 14/15 April 2015A four day-long face-to-face workshops taking place at the Institute of Education, University of London.This course will enable you to conduct and appraise systematic reviews. On successful completion of the course, you will be familiar with the strengths and...
posted on: 7 Apr 2014 - 11:28

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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Updated on: March 14, 2014, 12:10

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