Cochrane Canada Symposium 2018

Cochrane Canada Symposium 2018

Cochrane Canada will resume its annual symposia series on June 6 and 7, 2018, in Calgary, Alberta. Located in southwestern Alberta - approximately 80 km from the foothills of the Canadian Rockies - Calgary is Canada's third largest municipality. Home to more than 1.2 million people, the city boasts an endless list of popular tourist destinations, including Calgary ZooCalgary TowerCanada's Sports Hall of Fame and Glenbow Museum

Hotel Alma, which is located in the heart of the University of Calgary campus, will serve as the venue for Cochrane Canada Symposium 2018.

Symposium Learning Objectives

At the end of the symposium, participants will:

  • Be aware of, learn about, or apply the latest research and tools to produce high-quality, relevant, up-to-date systematic reviews and other synthesized research evidence;
  • Learn about the latest strategies and innovations to ensure evidence can be used by people making healthcare decisions, including consumers, practitioners, researchers and policy makers; and
  • Discuss opportunities to contribute to efforts to improve the impact of evidence on healthcare decision making.

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Cochrane Canada's symposia are an opportunity to learn from and network with leading healthcare experts from Canada and around the world. Whether you are already involved in Cochrane or new to evidence-based research, the information shared at this event will help you develop your knowledge and skills in systematic reviews.