Hot on the heels of the recent TaskExchange release that opened our community to guideline developers, our latest release includes a new endorsements feature. This feature makes it easier for you to find the right person to help with your project and to thank people who have helped you out.
Haven’t heard of TaskExchange? It’s Cochrane’s online…
August 23 2017
Cochrane’s organizational Dashboard presents our achievements in key metrics, and our Target Report looks at how we are meeting our Strategy to 2020 targets.
We use these as an excellent tool to reflect on our accomplishments on a quarterly basis.
Here are just a few highlights from Q2 2017 Dashboard:
Global usage of Cochrane.org continues its…
August 22 2017
The first Global Evidence Summit (GES) is in Cape Town, South Africa from 13-16 September 2017.
The full schedule and sign-up will launch Friday 18 August, giving delegates the opportunity to build their personalized calendar for the event. Delegates will also be given the opportunity to sign-up to the satellite events happening before and…
August 18 2017
Dear Community colleagues,
Following our communication of 10 July on the completion of Cochrane’s Sustainability Review, we are delighted to publish the CRG Transformation Programme implementation plan, entitled ‘The Structure and Function of Cochrane Review Groups: implementation of Networks and Editorial Board’. Following extensive analysis,…
August 17 2017
Dear Cochrane community colleagues,
I am writing to inform you that after three years as Cochrane’s Head of Communications and External Affairs (CEAD), Julie Wood is leaving us to take up the position of Director of External Affairs with Vivli.
Julie has led CEAD since September 2014, developing a team that now oversees Central Executive…
August 15 2017
The Cochrane Scientific Committee (CSC) is a new body with responsibility for making scientific decisions about the implementation of new methods for Cochrane Reviews. This committee now underway will build up an agenda of priority methods for future implementation. From time to time Cochrane members will have the opportunity to submit…
August 10 2017
Below is a list of the confirmed Cochrane business meetings that will be held at the Global Evidence Summit, in September.
Wednesday 13 September 2017
Cochrane Translations Advisory Group meeting (restricted) - 7:30-8:45
Thomas Chalmers Award Committee meeting (restricted) - 7:30-8:45
Cochrane Finance and Audit Committee meeting (restricted…
August 4 2017
We are delighted to announce the results of the recent elections and appointments to the Governing Board:
Martin Burton has been appointed by the Board as its Co-Chair for a term of two years. Martin served as a member of the Board until this month, and already has substantial leadership experience in Cochrane as…
July 27 2017
Cochrane has collaborated with the Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) on an exciting new release of TaskExchange, launched today. The new platform aims to forge stronger links between the global systematic review and guideline communities, as part of the Cochrane/G-I-N partnership, which was first established in 2014.
July 26 2017
Julie Wood is Head of Cochrane's Communications and External Affairs team, as well as Co-chair of the newly formed Knowledge Translation Advisory Group. Here she provides an update on the development of Cochrane's Knowledge Translation Framework, and outlines next steps for Cochrane contributors to get involved with implementation.
July 25 2017