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Systematic Reviews Course Part II: ‘Conducting a Cochrane Systematic Review’ - Leuven, Belgium

Fri, 01/16/2015 - 16:59

The Belgian Branch of the Dutch Cochrane Centre organizes a two-day course on practical aspects related to the conduct of Cochrane systematic reviews. Using both plenary and practical sessions, participants learn how to perform a Cochrane systematic review. Topics include: doing the searches, assessing risk of 

External link for more information:  http://www.cebam.be/nl/course/Paginas/Systematic-Review... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 4 March 2015 - 9:00am - 5 March 2015 - 5:00pm (Europe/Berlin) Location:  Gasthuisberg, 3000 Leuven, Belgium Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Trudy Bekkering Email address:  trudy.bekkering@cebam.be

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Critical Appraisal Skills Programme - Train the Trainer Event - Oxford, UK

Tue, 01/06/2015 - 17:51
CASP aims to spread critical appraisal skills training to as many people as possible. External link for more information:  http://www.casp-uk.net/ Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 23 March 2015 - 9:00am - 26 March 2015 - 5:00pm (Europe/London) Location:  Kellogg College, Oxford UK Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Sally Crowe Email address:  sally@crowe-associates.co.uk

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Introduction to writing a Cochrane review - Sydney, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:26

This three-day workshop is designed for new authors starting a Cochrane systematic review. A mixture of presentations and hands-on sessions will give you an overview of all the methods required to write your protocol and get started on the review.

External link for more information:  https://acc.cochrane.org/introduction-writing-cochrane-... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 2 December 2015 (All day) - 4 December 2015 (All day) (Australia/Sydney) Location:  Westmead, Sydney - Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@cochrane.org.au

Review completion workshop - Melbourne, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:24

Review completion workshops are designed to provide dedicated time and support to review authors who are working to complete or update their Cochrane systematic review. Authors visit the ACC for a week to work on their review, with expert trainers on hand to provide advice and support.

External link for more information:  https://acc.cochrane.org/review-completion-workshop-mel... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 9 November 2015 (All day) - 13 November 2015 (All day) (Australia/Melbourne) Location:  Melbourne, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@cochrane.org.au

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Introduction to systematic reviews of interventions - Melbourne, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:22

The course will take a step-by-step approach to the tasks and methods involved in conducting a systematic review to answer a question about the effects of a health-related intervention, from a simple drug treatment to a complex public health or health systems intervention.

External link for more information:  http://www.med.monash.edu.au/sphpm/shortcourses/systema... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 3 August 2015 (All day) - 4 August 2015 (All day) (Australia/Melbourne) Location:  Melbourne, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@cochrane.org.au

Introduction to writing a Cochrane review - Gold Coast, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:20

This three-day workshop is designed for new authors starting a Cochrane systematic review. A mixture of presentations and hands-on sessions will give you an overview of all the methods required to write your protocol and get started on the review.

External link for more information:  https://acc.cochrane.org/introduction-writing-cochrane-... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 24 June 2015 (All day) - 26 June 2015 (All day) (Australia/Brisbane) Location:  Gold Coast, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@cochrane.org.au

Review completion workshop - Melbourne, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:18

Review completion workshops are designed to provide dedicated time and support to review authors who are working to complete or update their Cochrane systematic review. Authors visit the ACC for a week to work on their review, with expert trainers on hand to provide advice and support.

External link for more information:  https://acc.cochrane.org/review-completion-workshop-mel... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 25 May 2015 (All day) - 29 May 2015 (All day) (Australia/Melbourne) Location:  Melbourne, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@cochrane.org.au

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Review completion workshop - Melbourne, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:17

Review completion workshops are designed to provide dedicated time and support to review authors who are working to complete or update their Cochrane systematic review. Authors visit the ACC for a week to work on their review, with expert trainers on hand to provide advice and support.

External link for more information:  https://acc.cochrane.org/review-completion-workshop-mel... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 25 May 2015 (All day) - 29 May 2015 (All day) (Australia/Melbourne) Location:  Melbourne, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@monash.edu

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Introduction to writing a Cochrane Review - Adelaide, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:16

This three-day workshop is designed for new authors starting a Cochrane systematic review. A mixture of presentations and hands-on sessions will give you an overview of all the methods required to write your protocol and get started on the review.

External link for more information:  https://acc.cochrane.org/introduction-writing-cochrane-... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 13 May 2015 (All day) - 15 May 2015 (All day) (Australia/Adelaide) Location:  Adelaide, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@cochrane.org.au

Introduction to writing a Cochrane Review - Melbourne, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:13

This three-day workshop is designed for new authors starting a Cochrane systematic review. A mixture of presentations and hands-on sessions will give you an overview of all the methods required to write your protocol and get started on the review.

External link for more information:  https://acc.cochrane.org/introduction-writing-cochrane-... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 11 March 2015 (All day) - 13 March 2015 (All day) (Australia/Melbourne) Location:  Melbourne, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@cochrane.org.au

Introduction to Systematic Reviews of Health Interventions - Melbourne, Australia

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 02:11

The course will take a step-by-step approach to the tasks and methods involved in conducting a systematic review to answer a question about the effects of a health-related intervention, from a simple drug treatment to a complex public health or health systems intervention.

External link for more information:  http://www.med.monash.edu.au/sphpm/shortcourses/systema... Event date:  Click on the link to show the date on your time zone 23 February 2015 (All day) - 24 February 2015 (All day) (Australia/Melbourne) Location:  Melbourne, Australia Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Australia Email address:  training@cochrane.org.au

Cochrane Canada Policy Webinar Series - Jan-Mar 2015

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 15:21

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External link for more information:  http://ccnc.cochrane.org/cochrane-canada-live-webinars Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Alicia Marshall Email address:  alimarshall@ohri.ca

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Systematic Literature Searching: Introductory and Advanced Courses - Freiburg, Germany

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:16

The introductory course offers introductions to evidence-based medicine, the basics of literature search, literature management, and The Cochrane Collaboration and its databases as well as hands-on tutorials on searching MEDLINE in Pubmed and in The Cochrane Library.

Day 2: Advanced Course

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 - 6:00pm (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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Advanced GRADE Workshop: Grading Evidence and Recommendation - Freiburg, Germany

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:15

For health care professionals who use the GRADE system or health care professionals who have already attended the basic GRADE workshop.

Course language is German.

Prerequisites:
- To understand publications in English.
- Basic knowledge of critical appraisal of clinical trials.
- Personal laptop to work with the GRADEpro software.
- Experience in applying the GRADE system.

Objectives:

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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GRADE Workshop: Grading Evidence and Recommendations - Freiburg, Germany

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:13

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

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:11

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

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 14:59

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

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 12:44

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

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 17:07

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

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 17:02

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

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