The Nottingham Systematic Review Course - Nottingham, UK

This course qualifies for 24 Royal College of Physicians CPD Points.

Who should attend: all people wishing to undertake reviews of randomised studies.

This course, organised by the University of Nottingham, is aimed at enabling participants to become proficient in developing and undertaking a Cochrane-style systematic review of interventions. As this is an introductory course, no previous knowledge of systematic reviewing is required.

The course utilises a combination of lectures, small group discussions, workshops, library-based interactive tutorials, with hands on practical work at computer stations using RevMan and Endnote software. RevMan (Review Manager) is the software used for preparing and maintaining Cochrane Reviews.

Participants will learn to:

  • Identify and clarify their review questions
  • Understand and develop search strategies
  • Manage the results of systematic searches
  • Extract data and assess risk of bias of included studies
  • Understand and carry out syntheses of extracted data
  • Apply the methodology and conduct reviews independently

Course location: Teaching and Learning Building, Nottingham University Campus

Course Fee:  £800 (if booked before 31st March, 2019).  Your course fee includes all learning materials, refreshments and lunch every day plus farewell evening meal on Thursday 20th June, 2019.

General Enquiries/Bookings:  

Email: carrie.chalmers@nottingham.ac.uk

or visit  The University of Nottingham website for further information.

Course Content Enquiries Email:  jun.xia@nottingham.ac.uk