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  • Podcast: Improving the implementation of school-based policies and practices to improve student health
    Alongside learning about mathematics, history, languages and many other things, schools are a recommended setting for interventions to improve health. However, it can be difficult to implement these interventions and, in November 2017, Luke Wolfenden of the University of Newcastle in Callaghan, Australia and colleagues published their new Cochrane...
    12 June 2019
  • New Cochrane Review assesses evidence on different ways to reduce consumption of sugary drinks
    New Cochrane Review assesses evidence on different ways to reduce consumption of sugary drinksConsumption of sugary drinks is considered to be a key driver behind the global obesity epidemic, and is linked with tooth decay, diabetes and heart disease. Many public health bodies including the World Health Organization (WHO) have called upon...
    12 June 2019
  • Get Social with Cochrane!
    Our Strategy to 2020 aims to put Cochrane evidence at the heart of health decision-making all over the world. This not only means making our producing high-quality and relevant systematic review but making sure that our evidence is accessible and advocating for evidence. We aim to make Cochrane the ‘home of evidence’ to inform health decision...
    12 June 2019
  • Cochrane's 30 under 30: Ahmad Sofi Mahmudi
    Cochrane is made up of 11,000 members and over 67,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of people who all play their part in...
    11 June 2019
  • Cochrane’s Neurological Sciences Field launches 2019 Summer School for young physicians and trainees interested in cerebrovascular diseases
     Together with support from the Umbria Region Health Authority, Perugia, Italy, Cochrane’s Neurological Sciences Field is organizing a four-day Summer School 10-13 September 2019. The residential course targeted to young physicians and trainees interested in cerebrovascular diseases, aims to present, discuss and appraise key methodological issues...
    10 June 2019
  • Introducing the Cochrane Mental Health and Neuroscience Network.
    In this short film we introduce the Cochrane Mental Health and Neuroscience Network. Cochrane has created eight new Networks of Cochrane Review Groups  responsible for the efficient and timely production of high-quality systematic reviews that address the research questions that are most important to decision makers.This film introduces the team,...
    10 June 2019
  • Nominations are now open for Co-Chair of the Cochrane Governing Board
    Nominations are now open for Co-Chair of the Cochrane Governing Board – we welcome you to apply!The deadline for receiving nominations is the end of the day on Sunday 30 June in any time zone.The Board has two Co-Chairs, to share workload, utilize complementary skills and experience, and permit continuity through the Co-Chairs stepping down at...
    7 June 2019
  • Specifications: Full-time, permanant
    Salary: Competitive
    Location: London, UK
    Application Closing Date: 5th July 2019 (12 Midnight GMT)Head of Review Production for Cochrane, producer of the Cochrane Library, the world’s pre-eminent collection of high quality evidence to inform healthcare decisions.
     
    Cochrane’s new...
    6 June 2019
  • Vaccines for preventing rotavirus diarrhoea
    Rotavirus infection is a common cause of diarrhoea and a variety of vaccines are used to try to prevent it. The evidence for these is examined in the fourth update of a Cochrane Review, published in March 2019 and we asked Hanna Bergman one of the authors based in the Cochrane Response team in London UK to tell us about the problem and the latest...
    6 June 2019
  • Cochrane's 30 under 30: Anneliese Arno
    Cochrane is made up of 11,000 members and over 67,000 supporters come from more than 130 countries, worldwide. Our volunteers and contributors are researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, people passionate about improving health outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Cochrane is an incredible community of people who all play their part in...
    5 June 2019

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