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GRADE Workshop: Grading Evidence and Recommendations - Freiburg, Germany

All Cochrane Workshops - 16 December 2014 - 10:13am

Basic course for authors of clinical guidelines, HTA reports or systematic reviews

Workshop language is German.

Objectives:

- To understand the basic principles of GRADE methodology, to understand the steps of critical appraisal of evidence and the impact of quality of evidence on the strength of the recommendation.
- To acquire a basic knowledge of the GRADE software (GRADEpro).
- To create an evidence profile for a therapeutic intervention based on a systematic review.

External link for more information:  http://www.cochrane.de/workshops Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 26 March 2015 - 8:30am - 27 March 2015 - 1:00pm (Europe/Berlin) Location:  Albertstr. 23b, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Jasmin Gauch Email address:  gauch@cochrane.de

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Systematic Reviews in Medicine (in German) - Freiburg, Germany

All Cochrane Workshops - 16 December 2014 - 10:11am

Basic course in evidence-based medicine

This course is an introduction for users of systematic reviews, as well as for participants who are considering writing a review themselves and want to get more information about the process.

Participants gain insight into the background of systematic reviews and their role in evidence-based medicine. In addition, they learn to evaluate studies and reviews critically in guided group work.

Content: Hands-on tutorial on The Cochrane Library, MEDLINE and Review Manager review production software, and more.

External link for more information:  http://www.cochrane.de/workshops Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 5 March 2015 - 1:00pm - 7 March 2015 - 1:00pm (Europe/Berlin) Location:  Hermann-Herder-Str. 11, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Jasmin Gauch Email address:  gauch@cochrane.de

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International Summer Course in Prognosis Research - Keele, UK

All Cochrane Workshops - 10 December 2014 - 2:59pm

Event: International Summer Course in Prognosis Research: Concepts, Methods, and Clinical Application

Dates: 6-9 July 2015

Location: Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Details: Prognosis research provides information crucial to understanding, explaining and predicting future clinical outcomes in people with existing disease or health conditions. This 3-day course is designed to introduce the key components of prognosis research to health professionals and researchers, including:

External link for more information:  http://progress-partnership.org/training/ Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 6 July 2015 (All day) - 9 July 2015 (All day) (Europe/London) Location:  Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, United Kingdom Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Danielle van der Windt Email address:  d.van.der.windt@keele.ac.uk

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Completing a Cochrane Systematic Review - Barcelona, Spain

All Cochrane Workshops - 18 November 2014 - 12:44pm

Event: Advanced Workshop for Cochrane Authors 2014 (conducted in Spanish)

Date: 10th and 11th of December 2014

External link for more information:  https://es.cochrane.org/es/RS_advanced_2014 Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 10 December 2014 (All day) - 11 December 2014 (All day) (Europe/Madrid) Location:  Iberoamerican Cochrane Centre, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona (SPAIN) Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Maroussia Tzanova Email address:  maroussia@cochrane.es

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RA4 - Advanced Topics in the Analysis & Reporting of Systematic Reviews - 12th February 2015 - Oxford

All Cochrane Workshops - 14 November 2014 - 5:07pm

RA4 contains a large amount of training material and activities to cover common issues which arise with continuous data types. It also covers how to deal with data in different formats, over-coming unit of analysis issues and dealing with multiplicity in reviews, as well as using GRADE and Summary of Findings Tables. The workshop aims to raise awareness of a variety of methods that are available for use in systematic reviews to overcome common pitfalls, and to empower review authors to seek statistical support when appropriate.

External link for more information:  http://ukcc.cochrane.org/workshop-ra4-advanced-topics-a... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 12 February 2015 (All day) (Europe/London) Location:  Oxford, UK Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Carly Mole Email address:  carly.mole@cochrane.nhs.uk

RA2 - The Methods Section of the Protocol - Oxford, UK

All Cochrane Workshops - 14 November 2014 - 5:02pm

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 of bias, and analysis topics which require planning at the protocol stage. The day contains activities which enable authors to reflect on their own protocol and time to work in RevMan.

External link for more information:  http://ukcc.cochrane.org/workshop-ra2-methods-section-p... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 28 January 2015 (All day) (Europe/London) Location:  Oxford, UK Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Carly Mole Email address:  carly.mole@cochrane.nhs.uk

RA1 - Beginning a Systematic Review Protocol - Oxford, UK

All Cochrane Workshops - 14 November 2014 - 5:01pm
 

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.

External link for more information:  http://ukcc.cochrane.org/workshop-ra1-beginning-systema... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 27 January 2015 (All day) (Europe/London) Location:  Oxford, UK Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Carly Mole Email address:  carly.mole@cochrane.nhs.uk

The Nottingham Systematic Review Course - Nottingham, UK

All Cochrane Workshops - 2 November 2014 - 12:24am

 Cochrane Schizophrenia Group, Institute of Mental Health, University of Nott

External link for more information:  https://szg.cochrane.org/workshops-training-and-events Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 16 June 2015 - 9:00am - 19 June 2015 - 5:00pm (Europe/London) Location:  University of Nottingham, Triumph Nottingham, UK Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  David Gosling-Lewis Email address:  david-lewis@review-solutions.cn

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Evidence-informed Public Health - Training - Carlton, VIC, Australia

All Cochrane Workshops - 22 October 2014 - 1:22am

Evidence-informed Public Health Short course 

Dates: 8 - 9 Dec 2014

Venue: Graduate House, Leicester Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia

This two-day practical workshop helps participants develop skills and confidence using evidence for decision-making in public health and health promotion practice. Course areas include:

External link for more information:  http://pgh.unimelb.edu.au/publichealthinsight/training/... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 8 December 2014 - 9:30am - 9 December 2014 - 4:30pm (Australia/Melbourne) Location:  Graduate House, Leicester Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Public Health Insight (incorporates the Cochrane Public Health group) Email address:  publichealth-insight@unimelb.edu.au

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RA2 - The Methods Section of the Protocol - 11th December 2014 - Liverpool

All Cochrane Workshops - 15 October 2014 - 12:41pm
 

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 of bias, and analysis topics which require planning at the protocol stage.

External link for more information:  http://ukcc.cochrane.org/workshop-ra2-methods-section-p... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 11 December 2014 (All day) (Europe/London) Location:  Liverpool, UK Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Carly Mole Email address:  carly.mole@cochrane.nhs.uk

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RA1 - Beginning a Systematic Review Protocol - 10th December 2014 - Liverpool

All Cochrane Workshops - 15 October 2014 - 12:35pm
 

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.

External link for more information:  http://ukcc.cochrane.org/workshop-ra1-beginning-systema... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 10 December 2014 (All day) (Europe/London) Location:  Liverpool, UK Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Carly Mole Email address:  carly.mole@cochrane.nhs.uk

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