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The Cochrane Communications and External Affairs Department (CEAD) is pleased to announce that Sylvia De Haan MSc, MPH, Coordinator Cochrane Switzerland, Lausanne, will be Cochrane's new part-time WHO Co-ordinator, effective January 2015.
posted on: 24 Nov 2014 - 04:46
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
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
As many of you will now be aware, this is Cochrane’s new logo. At the end of July the Steering Group overwhelmingly voted for the design which marries a subtle evolution of Cochrane’s existing logo with the use of a secondary colour in addition to our traditional dark blue.
posted on: 10 Oct 2014 - 03:18
Press Release26 February 2014                          
posted on: 26 Feb 2014 - 11:07

Latest Events

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
The Convention Centre Dublin23rd & 24th April 2015 
posted on: 10 Dec 2014 - 15:01
Dates: 27 April - 27 July 2015.Deadline for applications: 1 April 2015.This course will equip you with the skills to undertake a qualitative or quantitative synthesis in a systematic review. On successful completion of the course, you will become familiar with the aims and rationale for different...
posted on: 7 Apr 2014 - 11:41
Event: 2015 Cochrane Mid-Year MeetingDates: 3-8 May 2015Location: Electra Palace Hotel, Athens, GreeceThe 2015 Cochrane Mid-Year Meeting will take place in Athens in May 2015, hosted by Roberto D’Amico (Director of the Italian Cochrane Centre) and Marialena Trivella (Head of the local organising...
posted on: 24 Nov 2014 - 12:40
 Cochrane Schizophrenia Group, Institute of Mental Health, University of Nott
posted on: 1 Nov 2014 - 23:24

Latest Blog Entries

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.
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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