Our news

  • 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
  • Cochrane SA congratulates staff members Tamara Kredo and Bey-Marrie Schmidt who graduated with PhD degrees and Eugene Davids with an MPH degree.Bey-Marrie SchmidtEugene DavidsIn addition five colleagues linked to the Centre also graduated with PhD degrees (Chinwe Iwu, Abdu Adamu and Cynthia Tamandjou) and two with Masters degrees (...
    December 17 2019
  • Cochrane South Africa National Symposium 2020Cochrane South Africa will be hosting its first national symposium at the South African Medical Research Council Conference Centre, Cape Town from 17-18 March 2020. The theme of the symposium is Evidence for decision-making for the National Health Insurance.The Symposium aims to:...
    December 12 2019
  • New Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Review of InterventionsThe new edition of the Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions is now available. The Handbook has been revised from cover to cover since the last major update in 2008 and reflects current best practice based on the latest methods research. In addition it provides the...
    December 7 2019
  • HPV is the most common viral infection of the reproductive tract in both women and men globally (WHO 2017). Most people who have sexual contact will be exposed to HPV at some point in their life. In most people, their own immune system will clear the HPV infection. New evidence published in the Cochrane Library provides further information on the...
    December 6 2019
  • Karla Soares-Weiser, Cochrane Library’s Editor in Chief, outlined a new conflict of interest policy that is forthcoming in 2020 in a BMJ opinion piece. Cochrane is committed to independence, transparency, and integrity in healthcare research and minimizing the impact of conflicts of interest in the conduct of Cochrane Reviews. Read more...
    December 6 2019
  • Knowledge Translation (KT) in Cochrane is delighted to announce the launch of its Dissemination Checklist - a new resource that can improve the quality, consistency and translatability of dissemination products that present findings of a Cochrane intervention review. Read more
    December 1 2019
  • Prematurity Awareness Month is observed in November each year and World Prematurity Day on 17 November, to raise awareness of the pain, suffering and death preterm birth can cause. Each year 15 milion babies are born prematurely - more than 1 in 10 babies around the world. Complications from preterm birth are the leading cause of child deaths...
    November 4 2019
  • Funding OpportunitiesThe following funding opportunity is available:Global Health Policy and Systems Research (Global HPSR) ProgrammeThe Global Health Policy and Systems Research (Global HPSR) Programme is funded via the UK Government’s commitment to Official Development Assistance (ODA) and supports high-quality applied health research for the...
    October 10 2019

Pages

Subscribe to Our news