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  • Clinical Research Associate in Evidence Synthesis
    Salary: Starting salary of £32,478 per annumContract type: Full-time, fixed-term for up to 2 yearsClosing date: 11 September 2018Founded in 1898 and the oldest of its kind in the world, the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for teaching and research in tropical diseases. LSTM’s...
    15 August 2018
  • Salary: Starting salary of £28,098 per annumContract type: Full-time, fixed-term for up to 2 yearsClosing date:11 September 2018 Founded in 1898 and the oldest of its kind in the world, the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for teaching and research in tropical diseases. LSTM'S...
    15 August 2018
  • Work begins to establish a new Cochrane Network across China
    Cochrane is pleased to announce plans to establish a new, open and collaborative Network within China. A group of interested stakeholders have been invited to a two-day strategic planning meeting to be held on 9-10 October in Beijing (hosted by the Peking University Health Science Center), to discuss the strategic direction and the establishment...
    15 August 2018
  • Free access to all included Cochrane Reviews
    Free access to all included Cochrane Reviews Acute malnutrition threatened the lives of 50.5 million children under five years globally (7.5%) in 2017. About 16 million children with acute malnutrition are estimated to have severe acute malnutrition, the most extreme and visible form of undernutrition. Two new Cochrane Library Special Collections...
    14 August 2018
  • Manchester
    Cochrane Wounds is looking for a new Information Specialist to join the team in Manchester, UK.Apply online. Closing date 29 August 2018.They are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual with excellent communication skills to support the production of systematic reviews in the field of wound care.You will be a graduate with a strong...
    13 August 2018
  • Help us curate and deliver health evidence
    Cochrane Crowd is an online citizen science platform that enables anyone with an interest in health to contribute to health evidence. Our volunteers make it easier for health researchers to find the latest, high-quality evidence on what treatments work and don’t work. This means health practitioners can more easily access current evidence to...
    10 August 2018
  • The Recommended Dose podcast: Alexandra Barratt on using both medicine and the media
    Episode 12 -Alexandra Barratt
    'It's not science or instinct...it's evidence and personal preferences. That's really, to me, the heart of shared decision making.’

    This week’s guest has led something of a double life, using both medicine and the media to explore and promote the critical role of evidence in healthcare. Now based at...
    9 August 2018
  • Comic highlights Cochrane and World Health Organization collaboration for positive
    Swiss illustrator explains his motivation for creating the comic and what he hopes it shows.The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued new recommendations to establish global care standards for healthy pregnant women and reduce unnecessary medical interventions. The new WHO guideline includes evidence from 17 Cochrane Reviews and has 56...
    9 August 2018
  • Editor in Chief discusses the journey to the new Cochrane Library
    Editor in Chief of the Cochrane Library, David Tovey, describes the journey of updating the Cochrane Library, which spans being a journal and a knowledge resource, and includes current and archive content, multi-lingual text, and a varied collection of databases.It all began in April 2012 at Cochrane’s business meeting in Paris: a ‘strategic...
    8 August 2018
  • Cochrane Library: an improved online platform to guide health decision-making across the world
    Cochrane is pleased to announce that the Cochrane Library, which provides high-quality, independently produced evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, has been redesigned and enhanced to improve user experience and functionality. Cochrane is a global independent network of researchers, professionals, patients, carers, and people interested...
    8 August 2018

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