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  • Council Author Representative – candidates standing for election
    Nine candidates are standing for election to the Cochrane Council as Author Representative: CIAPPONI, Agustin CLAY, Fiona DAVIES, Mark DEL GIOVANE, Cinzia FRANCO, Juan V.A. HODDER, Rebecca Kate JORDAN, Vanessa MARTIS, Ruth PETSKY, Helen Read more about why they’re standing in their Candidate Statements on elections.cochrane.org. There is…
    July 17 2018
  • Cochrane Croatia celebrates its 10th annual Croatian Cochrane Symposium
    On Friday, 29th June 2018, Cochrane enthusiasts from all over Croatia and neighbouring Bosnia and Herzegovina gathered in Split, at the University of Split School of Medicine, for the 10th Annual Croatian Cochrane Symposium. They were rewarded for their efforts with excellent presentations from this year’s invited speakers: Prof. Taryn Young,…
    July 12 2018
  • 80% of people find the help they need on TaskExchange!
    80% of people find the help they need on TaskExchange. Wow, that’s impressive right? Check out these fast facts on TaskExchange in the below infographic and visit the platform today to find help for your health evidence project.   Sign up to TaskExchange, follow us on Twitter and contact us at taskexchange@cochrane.org.   Support for Project…
    July 12 2018
  • How to successfully help out on health evidence projects with TaskExchange
    Hi there! So, you signed up to TaskExchange to help on health evidence projects? Excellent! Maybe you’re looking for more experience and to build new skills, or maybe you’ve got some spare time and want to use existing skills in a meaningful way. Whatever your reason, here are 6 tips for success on TaskExchange. Hang on, you’re not a member of…
    July 10 2018
  • 6 tips for finding help for your health evidence project on TaskExchange
    Hi there! So, you signed up to TaskExchange to find help for your health evidence projects? Brilliant! Maybe you’re leading a systematic review and you’re looking for someone to help with data extraction, translation or statistical advice, or perhaps you’re sketching out a new project protocol and looking for consumer involvement from the get go.…
    July 9 2018
  • GES meeting
    Governance Meetings are Cochrane’s annual business meetings. We are looking for a Cochrane Groups to host the 2020 and 2021 events. Cochrane Governance Meetings are an opportunity for the Cochrane’s Governing Board, Councils, and Executives to meet and discuss the organization’s Strategy to 2020 and related targets, and how these are being…
    July 9 2018
  • TaskExchange Team: Hello Tari
    Welcome to our first TaskExchange Team blog. This will be a blog series where Emily, the TaskExchange Communications & Partnerships Manager, interviews one of the fabulous TaskExchange team members, and shares what she discovers. For this first chat, Emily spoke to TaskExchange’s Co-Lead Tari Turner about her vision for TaskExchange, love of…
    July 4 2018
  • anuary–March 2018
    Cochrane’s organizational Dashboard presents our achievements in key metrics.   We use it as an excellent tool to reflect on our accomplishments on a quarterly basis.  Here are just a few highlights from Q1 2018: The use of Cochrane.org has increased by 44% (YOY), with 71% of visits from non-English language browsers. Cochrane Crowd now has…
    June 27 2018
  • Cochrane takes its mission of promoting evidence-informed health decision-making to the UK Parliament
    This week Cochrane was given the opportunity to speak as part of the UK’s first ever Evidence Week at the Houses of Parliament in London, UK. The initiative, led by Sense About Science, brought together MPs, peers, parliamentarians and others interested in science and health to talk about why health evidence is important and matters to global…
    June 27 2018
  • 2017 Journal Impact Factor for Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews rises to 6.754
    The 2017 Journal Citation Report (JCR) has been released by Clarivate Analytics, and we are delighted to announce that Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) Journal Impact Factor is now 6.754. This is a significant increase on the 2016 Journal Impact Factor, which was 6.264. The CDSR Journal Impact Factor is calculated by taking the…
    June 27 2018
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