First Fellow for US Satellite Pregnancy and Childbirth Review Group
Nimisha Kumar, from the United States, is a fourth-year medical student and hopeful future OB/Gyn coming off of a research year as the inaugural Cochrane Fellow of the recently established US Satellite of the Cochrane Pregnancy & Childbirth Group (US-PCG) at the Indiana University School of Medicine.
World Evidence Based Healthcare Day
The 1st Annual World Evidence Based Healthcare Day was held October 20th! Cochrane, along with global partners including JBI, GIN, Campbell Collab, and Evidence Africa hosted the first virtual day to highlight and advocate for #evidencetoimpact.
North American Research Day - Recordings Available
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Evidence-based Practice Center (AHRQ EPC) program, Guidelines International Network - North America (G-I-N/NA), Cochrane Canada, and Cochrane US partnered to host the first North American Systematic Review Methods Virtual Research Day, which was held on Friday, October 30, 2020.
US Network to attended PAHO 58th Directing Council as Official Observer
The US Network was honored to be invited as an official observer to the 72nd WHO Session on the Americas / 58th PAHO Directing Council, which took place virtually on September 28 and 29th, 2020. PAHO, an international public health agency focused on the Americas, serves as a regional office for the World Health Organization (WHO). The PAHO Directing Council is a key meeting that brings together ministers of health, policymakers, technical staff and other stakeholders to decide on the health priorities for collective action in the region.
New COVID19 Rapid Review: Universal Screening for SARS-CoV-2 Infection
A new COVID19 Rapid Review was recently published by lead author, and member of the US Network Executive Committee, Meera Viswanathan. The review is entitled "Universal screening for SARS-CoV-2 infection" and has an accompanying YouTube video as well as a podcast with Dr. Viswanathan.Read the full review and plain language summary here.
TCU hosts Systematic Review Training
US Affiliate Texas Christian University is hosting a systematic review training. The TCU Center for Translational Research (A JBI Center of Excellence) is pleased to offer a Joanna Briggs Institute Systematic Review Training. Modules include Introduction and Quantitative Modules.When: September 30 - October 2nd, 2020Location: VirtualDeadline for Registration: September 25, 2020
Rocky Mountain Cochrane Webinar Series
Dont miss the monthly CU Anschutz Medical Campus Rocky Mountain Cochrane Series!Cochrane Climate Health Working Group Update: Thursday, Jan 28th, 2pm ESTDenise Thomson, MA, MBAClimate-Health Working Group Cochrane Complementary Medicine
Network Member CU Anschutz Medical Campus seeks Post Doc Fellow
The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.
Cochrane US Network welcomes new Network Senior Officer
Cochrane US Network welcomed Tiffany Duque in June 2020 as the new Network Senior Officer. Please read her introductory message and welcome her personally if you have the chance. She also serves as Senior Officer for Cochrane Geographic Groups.