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Cochrane is delighted to announce the support of a new donor – Good Ventures, a US-based philanthropic foundation.  In a statement published on its website on 29 July, Good Ventures announced the award of a $300,000 grant for general support purposes ($100,000 a year over three years), citing...
posted on: 1 Aug 2014 - 11:30
Dr Lawrence Mbuagbaw has been announced as the 2014 winner of the prestigious Aubrey Sheiham Evidence-based Health Care in Africa Leadership Award.
posted on: 1 Aug 2014 - 08:22
The 2013 Journal Citation Report (JCR) has been released by Thomson ISI and effective July 2014 the impact factor for the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) is 5.939. This is an increase on the 2012 impact factor, which was 5.785.
posted on: 1 Aug 2014 - 02:59
COCHRANE METHODS SYMPOSIUM 201422nd COCHRANE COLLOQUIUMHyderabad International Convention CentreHyderabad HITEC CityHyderabad, IndiaSunday 21 September 2014; 9.00am-4.30pmFrom concepts to evidence synthesis: Towards a research agenda for methods of public health systematic reviews
posted on: 31 Jul 2014 - 08:49
Cochrane and Wiley have announced the release of Anywhere Systematic Reviews – Cochrane Reviews available in an Enhanced HTML Article which makes access possible in any format, on any device, at any time.The Anywhere Systematic Review focuses on improving the reading experience of articles in four...
posted on: 31 Jul 2014 - 08:15

Latest Events

The South Asian Cochrane Network and Centre is privileged to invite you to the 22nd Cochrane Colloquium that will be held at theHyderabad International Convention Centre, Hyderabad, India,21-26 September 2014.The key dates to note in 2014 are:Launch of Colloquium website: before 15 January
posted on: 31 Dec 2013 - 06:51
Intermediate level course 
posted on: 2 Jul 2014 - 12:15

Latest Blog Entries

Jake Orlowitz is an experienced Wikipedia editor and administrator, and a member of the Wiki Project Med Foundation board. He has been working with Cochrane contributors for more than a year on taking forward a working partnership between Cochrane and Wikipedia. In this blog post, he looks at the...
Toby Lasserson has been a Senior Editor at the Cochrane Editorial Unit (CEU) since 2010. In this blog post he reflects on the challenges of communicating statistical results and summarises a number of resources that might help authors report their findings in comprehensible and useful ways.
Internationally respected author and journalist Ray Moynihan has been writing about the business of medicine for almost two decades. He is currently a Senior Research Fellow at Bond University, and helping organise a series of conferences called Preventing Overdiagnosis, the next coming up at...
Chris Mavergames is Head of Cochrane’s Informatics and Knowledge Management Department (IKMD), and has been working on Cochrane web and technology projects since 2006. In his latest post for the Cochrane Blog, Chris updates on current work and future plans in the areas of technology and innovation...
Sarah Chapman is an Information Specialist at the UK Cochrane Centre, where her work focuses on encouraging engagement with Cochrane evidence, particularly via social media and through writing  blogs for Evidently Cochrane.

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