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Cochrane Profiles - Knowledge Broker

What is a knowledge broker?People are both intrigued and mystified by the knowledge broker (KB) title. The first response is “What a cool job title”, quickly followed by the question “What do you do?”   As a knowledge broker I act as an intermediary between those producing knowledge (researchers) and those who use this knowledge such as...

Cochrane Profiles – Trials Search Coordinator

First question, what is a Trials Search Coordinator?The Trials Search Coordinator (TSC) is one of the three core roles within Cochrane Review Groups, the others being Coordinating Editors and Managing Editors. As the TSC for Cochrane Hypertension, I am responsible for managing literature searching for all of the systematic reviews produced by our...

Cochrane Profiles - Managing Editor

We have provided a bird's eye view of how Cochrane operated as an enabling platform for systematic reviews, but today we pull back the curtains a little more and profile one of our managing editors, who are the backbone of the enabling platform. Below is an interview with Jordi Pardo Pardo, Managing Editor of the Cochrane Musculoskeletal Review...