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The United States Cochrane Center (USCC) is one of the 14 centers around the world that facilitate the work of the Cochrane Collaboration. Centers share responsibility for helping to coordinate and support members of the Collaboration in areas such as training, and each center promotes objectives of the Collaboration in their region. The USCC is dedicated to promoting awareness of the Cochrane Collaboration and its objectives and access to the Cochrane Library in the United States.

A special mission of the USCC is to support Consumers United for Evidence-based Healthcare (CUE), a partnership with health and consumer advocacy organizations interested in integrating understanding and interpretation of evidence-based healthcare into their advocacy activities, strengthening the voice of consumers in healthcare research, and providing leadership in these areas.


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Workshop agenda

Completing a Systematic Review Workshop- Baltimore, Maryland, USA (16-18 July 2014)


Details: This workshop guides participants through the steps of developing a systematic review and includes presentations about Cochrane Collaboration methodology, hands-on practice using the Cochrane Collaboration's Review Manager (RevMan) software, and a statistics review session. It is limited to Cochrane review authors who have a registered title, protocol, or review in The Cochrane Library.


Celebrating 20 Years


Source: Cochrane Collaboration YouTube Channel



What does the Cochrane logo tell us? 
a video by Steve Woloshin


Free Online Courses offered by the US Cochrane Center


Understanding Evidence-based Healthcare:  A Foundation for Action



The FDA and the Regulation of Healthcare Interventions-A Spotlight Session

 


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Understanding Evidence-based Healthcare: A Foundation for Action – Course for Physicians


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Translating Critical Appraisal of a Manuscript into Meaningful Peer Review

BMC logo“BioMed Central and BMC Ophthalmology are champions of high quality peer review as we recognise its importance in keeping the scientific record accurate. We are happy to endorse this course in its aim of keeping peer review standards high.”

Emilie Aimé, 
Executive Editor, BioMed Central


 

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Handsearching:  Identifying and Classifying Controlled Trial Reports