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  • Cochrane has collaborated with the Guidelines Interantional 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. TaskExchange...
    July 28 2017
  • Cochrane is a global independent network of researchers, professionals, and people interested in health, including healthcare consumers. Cochrane's healthcare consumers are made up from a wide range of people, including patients (or people with personal experience of a healthcare condition), health and social care service users, caregivers and...
    July 21 2017
  • As an evidence-producing and knowledge-diffusing organization, Cochrane’s past, present, and future success is built on the quality of the people it attracts and retains. We are so proud of the tens of thousands of volunteers who work for us because we know that what we do and the impact for good that we have as an organization are rooted in their...
    July 13 2017
  • The Cochrane Review, Portion, package or tableware size for changing selection and consumption of food, alcohol and tobacco, published in the Cochrane Library by the Cochrane Public Health Group found significant evidence that people consume more food or non-alcoholic drinks when offered larger sized portions or when they use larger items of...
    July 11 2017
  • Cochrane’s Project Transform team, in partnership with the LSR Network, have been working away for some time on the methods, and production and publication processes needed for Cochrane to successfully pilot Living Systematic Reviews (LSRs).After successful meetings and events at the Cochrane Colloquium in Seoul, and a recent one-day workshop...
    June 28 2017
  • Pressing issues in the world of evidence-based research, including best practices on how to improve the production and application of evidence, was the focus at this year’s Cochrane Canada Symposium. The two-day event – aptly titled ‘Evidence and Impact: Engaging consumers, practitioners, researchers and policy-makers’ – drew more than 150...
    June 22 2017
  • This webinar was the first in a series that Cochrane Learning Live is running in partnership with GESI: the Global Evidence Synthesis Initiative.John Lavis, Cochrane Canada's associate director, described the different types of policy and the different types of policy questions that systematic reviews can inform. He then...
    June 7 2017
  • Putting users at the heart of everything we do is at the core of Cochrane’s Strategy to 2020. Our new KT Strategy elaborates on Strategy to 2020’s fundamental commitment to the dissemination, use and impact of Cochrane evidence. The KT Strategy highlights key areas of focus for Cochrane’s KT work as well as the major audiences we should be serving...
    June 6 2017
  • Although Cochrane is known for their systematic reviews found in the Cochrane Library, most people are unaware of the many other Cochrane resources available. Another popular resource is Cochrane podcasts. These can be accessed directly from the Cochrane Library by using the drop down menu “More Resources” to locate the entire catalogue of...
    April 28 2017
  • Cochrane has partnered with Wikipedia to improve the evidence base of Wikipedia health articlesCochrane has a commitment to producing and sharing high-quality medical evidence to as broad an audience as possible. As a way of achieving this, Cochrane has been working in partnership with Wikipedia since 2014 to improve the evidence base of health...
    February 1 2017

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