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  • Webinar:  How to address equity in systematic reviewsThis webinar is aimed at researchers or health professionals interested in addressing equity in systematic reviews as described in the Cochrane Handbook new chapter 16 on equity. Examples will be provided.Learning objectives:Definition of health equity in context of systematic...
    June 1 2020
  • Aubrey Sheiham EBHC in Africa Leadership AwardProfessor Aubrey Sheiham was a dental epidemiologist who was inspired and encouraged by Archie Cochrane to question many of the practices in medicine and dentistry. His main commitments were to challenge dental establishments to be far more critical and to improve the health of populations in low and...
    May 22 2020
  • It's important to have the latest information on COVID-19 to make informed decisions, but we must ensure that the information is from a trust-worthy source. Cochrane has collected a number of helpful resources related to COVID-19 and also has a number of initiatives to get the public involved in their work and educated on how to make...
    April 9 2020
  • April 8 2020
  • Cochrane has launched its COVID-19 Study Register - a one-stop shop for primary research studies on COVID-19.The aim of the register is to support rapid evidence synthesis by all systematic review producers, including Cochrane's work on Rapid Reviews in response to COVID-19. The register will be continually updated with human studies on COVID...
    April 7 2020
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the Coronavirus outbreak as a global pandemic. The WHO is working closing with global experts and governments to track the spread of the virus and to provide advice to countries and individuals to protect health and prevent the spread of this outbreak. Cochrane has released a Special Collection...
    March 30 2020
  • The South African Medical Research Council and the National Department of Health held a high level national dialogue on Universal Health Coverage (UHC). Participants included stakeholders from academia, policy-makers, implementers, civil society and the research community. The meeting was held in November 2019 under the theme "harnessing...
    March 23 2020
  • March 16 2020
  • Cochrane's Membership, Learning and Support Services is hosting a series of monthly webinars open to everyone. You can sign up for an upcoming webinar or access the archive of recordings.Upcoming webinars:April 22, 2020Identifying Effective Components of Complex Interventions: Component Network Meta-Analysis Nicky J. Welton, Professor in...
    March 13 2020
  • The review evaluated the effects of interventions to improve vaccine uptake among adolescents. Read the review here
    January 24 2020

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