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posted on: 10 Aug 2015 - 16:02
Making the most of the Cochrane Rebrand: Tips for your website from Cochrane Mexico
Dr. Giordano Pérez-Gaxiola is a pediatrician and one of the coordinators of Cochrane Mexico. Designing and maintaining a website is new territory but with the rebrand project their centre ended up with a polished website. All Cochrane sites will move to a new website template and be rebranded by the end of August. Read below to see how Cochrane Mexico made the most of the translation and put... read more
posted on: 12 Jul 2015 - 01:17
Running a successful workshop: Tips from Cochrane South Africa
Cochrane South Africa recently ran a Systematic Review Searching Workshop to help attendees enhance their ‘searching’ skills. They share the feedback they received and offer tips to the Cochrane community on how they can hold successful events. read more
posted on: 8 Jul 2015 - 04:26
Translating Cochrane
Cochrane approved a translation strategy last year with the aim of strengthening its impact in non-English speaking countries. Hayley Hassan, Cochrane’s Translations Support Officer, explains why this is important, as well as presenting some statistics about the progress made so far and plans for the future of translation at Cochrane. read more
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posted on: 7 Jul 2015 - 17:29
Many reasons to join us for the Vienna Colloquium
Kylie Thaler is the Associate Director of Cochrane Austria and Co-Chair of the 2015 Vienna Colloquium. She established the Austrian Branch in 2010 with Gerald Gartlehner (Director) and has authored multiple Cochrane Reviews. She is a member of the GRADE working group and her research focus is systematic review methodology. read more
posted on: 29 Jun 2015 - 20:36
Promoting your Cochrane Reviews at conferences
Attending conferences is something that is all too familiar for researchers. What’s the best way to promote your Cochrane Review at a conference? How can you let others know about the important work of your Cochrane Group? Nicola Lindson-Hawley, the Managing Editor for the Cochrane Tobacco Addiction Group, shares her experience and offers some tips for your next conference. read more

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