Help Cochrane improve the way we share evidence
The past year has shown how important high quality evidence is. Here at Cochrane, we create short simple summaries of our reviews called Plain Language Summaries. These summaries are meant to be accessible by people around the world, so they can use them to make health care decisions. We would like your opinion on how to make these summaries easier to understand.
Cochrane statement at the 148th WHO Executive Board meeting
The World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board is meeting virtually this week (18-26 January).The Executive Board, which is made up of 34 elected members from WHO Member States, is responsible for implementing the decisions and policies of the World Health Assembly (WHO’s decision-making body) and to advise and facilitate WHO’s work.
Cochrane's Early Career Professionals Group - Upcoming activities
The Early Career Professionals group aims to provide its members with opportunities to enhance their knowledge, skills, and expertise by providing a platform for international networking with early career professionals or other members in the Cochrane community.
COVID-19 Recommendations Map: Turning evidence into policy and practice
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to upend everyday life and weaken healthcare systems worldwide, the scientific community finds itself in a race against time to track and control the spread of infection.
Carte des recommandations COVID-19 : Transformer les données probantes en politiques et en pratiques
Alors que la pandémie de COVID-19 continue de bouleverser la vie quotidienne et d'affaiblir les systèmes de santé dans le monde entier, la communauté scientifique se place dans une course contre la montre pour suivre et contrôler la propagation de l'infection.
Behind the Numbers Podcasts speaks to Dr. Stevens from Cochrane Canada
Behind The Numbers is a podcast aimed at disseminating research, news, & educational resources pertaining to Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Led by Gabriele Zitikyte, MSc Epidemiology student and executive member of the Canadian Society of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CSEB)-uOttawa chapter, the podcasts feature interviews and discussions that highlight different areas within epidemiology.
Guideline development in the age of COVID-19: A Q&A with Dr. Robby Nieuwlaat
Dr. Robby Nieuwlaat is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (HEI) at McMaster University. He is also the Director of HEI's Graduate Diploma in Clinical Epidemiology (GDCE) program and a member of Cochrane Canada.The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecedented human and social impacts around the world. How has the pandemic transformed the way in which guidelines are developed?
COVID-19: Supporting resilience and mental well-being in healthcare workers
What is the best way to support resilience and mental well-being in frontline healthcare professionals during and after a pandemic? What is ‘resilience’?
Cochrane COVID-19 Podcasts
Each Cochrane podcast offers a short summary of a recent Cochrane review from the authors themselves. They allow everyone from healthcare professionals to patients and families to hear the latest Cochrane evidence in under five minutes.