Cochrane Colloquium in Edinburgh seen by graphic artist Tekai
Swiss graphic artist Martin Vuillème aka Tekai travelled to Edinburgh to attend his first Cochrane Colloquium. Here is his report in sketches and cartoons
Statement from Cochrane’s Governing Board
Statement from Cochrane’s Governing Board - 26th September 2018Read the full statement here: https://www.cochrane.org/news/statement-cochranes-governing-board-26th-september-2018
The new and expanded Cochrane Library was launched in August 2018. During the revision the usability for non-English speakers was improved. For example, the translated German and French summaries in simplified language are now more visible. The possibility to search in different languages or specifically by publication type is also new.
Evidence-based healthcare in practice and policy - SSPH+ Symposium and short course, 29-30.11.18 in Lausanne
The Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine and Cochrane Switzerland, University of Lausanne, and the Department of Health Sciences and Health Policy, University of Lucerne, are organising jointly a SSPH+ funded symposium on the role of rapid reviews and policy briefs in evidence-informed decision-making in public health policy and practice:
New Cochrane health evidence challenges belief that omega 3 supplements reduce risk of heart disease, stroke or death
New evidence shows there is little or no effect of omega 3 supplements on our risk of experiencing heart disease, stroke or death.
Cochrane Switzerland seeks Coordinator (0.5 FTE)
The Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (IUMSP), University Hospital of Lausanne (CHUV) and the Faculty of Biology and Medicine, University of Lausanne (UNIL) offers a position of
Does HPV vaccination prevent the development of cervical cancer? Are there harms associated with being vaccinated?
Meta-analysis: Advanced methods using the Stata software: 4 days training
Meta-analysis: Advanced methods using the Stata software: 11.-14. September 2018Registrations are open until 1 July 2018