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  • Cochrane seeks an Associate Editor
    Post: Associate EditorLocation: FlexibleSpecifications:  Full time/part-time. Permanent contract, subject to 6-month probationary periodSalary: Up to £45,000 dependent on skills and experienceClosing date for applications:  30th November 2017  Context Cochrane is creating eight new Networks of Cochrane Review Groups (CRGs) responsible for the…
    November 17 2017
  • Announcing the full launch of Cochrane Interactive Learning
    Cochrane is delighted to announce the full launch of all nine modules of its new online introductory training course on how to conduct a systematic review of interventions, available at interactivelearning.cochrane.org. Cochrane authors and other producers of systematic reviews from across the world will be able to access self-directed learning…
    November 17 2017
  • Informational webinar on the CRG re-accrediation process
    Following its meeting in Cape Town in September 2017, Cochrane’s Governing Board approved the Structure & Function of Cochrane Review Groups: Implementation of the Networks and Editorial Board Plan. As part of this plan, every CRG will need to be re-accredited every five years in order to continue as a Cochrane Group. To support this process…
    November 15 2017
  • Cochrane Germany Foundation now official
    On October 26, 2017, the independent and non-profit Cochrane Germany Foundation (Cochrane Deutschland Stiftung, CDS) was officially established with an office in Freiburg. The German Federal Ministry of Health will support the foundation with an amount of up to one Million Euro annually to ensure that the activities of Cochrane Germany can pursue…
    November 14 2017
  • Lisbon skyline
    The 2018 Cochrane Governance Meetings will be hosted by Cochrane Portugal in Lisbon on the 19-23 March. The information below will updated regularly, so please check back soon! Venue Tivoli Oriente Hotel Av. D. João II, n.º 27 Parque das Nações 1990-083 Lisboa Portugal Find out more about Lisbon by following these links: Tourism video…
    November 14 2017
  • Call for submissions: Fast-Track Service
    Open for submissions until 31 December 2017 Call for submissions Cochrane is piloting a Fast-Track Service. This is a ‘journal-like’ process whereby high-quality, MECIR-compliant reviews that require no major revision, can be submitted directly into an accelerated editorial process. We aim for a turnaround of three months from submission to…
    November 14 2017
  • Cochrane Classmate – where your students want to learn
    Cochrane Classmate, launched at the Global Evidence Summit in September, could change how evidence production is taught in classrooms around the world. From the people that brought you Cochrane Crowd, we present Cochrane Classmate: a trainers’ toolkit that lets you create exciting, interactive tasks to help your students learn about evidence…
    November 13 2017
  • Evidence Aid announces Humanitarian Evidence Week 2017
    From 6-12 November, Evidence Aid is organising the Humanitarian Evidence Week 2017 (HEW2017) – one week of blogs, webinars, training, debates, and other initiatives to promote a more evidence-based approach to humanitarian aid. For the HEW2017, Evidence Aid has brought together more than 20 organisations to create a platform highlighting their…
    November 5 2017
  • Cochrane Translations - Making Cochrane podcasts more relevant to a Brazilian audience
    The Brazilian translation team have been modifying English language Cochrane podcast scripts before translating them into Portuguese, in order to make them more suitable for their local audience. Patricia Logullo, translation editor at Cochrane Brazil, tells us more about the changes made to the scripts, and how listeners have responded. How did…
    November 3 2017
  • Upcoming events
    A round-up of upcoming Cochrane events and conferences For workshops and courses, please see the Training site listing.  To have your non-training event listed here or to let us know about a conference you are attending, please let Holly Millward know at hmillward@cochrane.org Cochrane Australia Symposium Type: SymposiumDate: 22-23 November…
    November 1 2017
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