Training and Events

The Cochrane Training website provides a range of learning opportunities for individuals interested in learning more about conducting, editing or reading a systematic review. Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned reviewer, you will find new opportunities to learn here about Cochrane systematic review methodology and processes. You can find Cochrane trainings, resources, and learning events here 

Recent and upcoming Cochrane US training and learning opportunities:

Webinar.  Evidence Synthesis: Use and Impact from a Global and US Perspective
Learn more about Cochrane & the US Network.  Watch the recording of our US Network Senior Officer, Tiffany Duque, presenting "Evidence Synthesis: Use & Impact from a Global & US Perspective" at Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health in September, 2020.  View the webinar here.

Virtual Classroom Series. Cochrane Neonatal Review Group. Evidence-Based Medicine: Basics and Beyond
This 2-year Evidence Classroom hosted by Cochrane Neonatal finished it's series with the last live lecture on December 8th, 2020.  This series was aimed especially at new clinicians, fellows and trainees. It covers the basics of evidence-based medicine (EBM) and teaches clinicians how to use EBM for best practice in neonatal care. 
                   All sessions are now available for FREE viewing - don't miss this super popular virtual classroom opportunity!

International Women's Day Panel. Cochrane US Highlights Minority Women Working in Health Evidence.
The Cochrane US Network will be hosting an hour-long webinar panel higlighting the amazing and talented women we have working with Cochrane.  Join us to hear their stories and how minority women in science have an impact in health evidence synthesis. 

Webinar Series. CU Anschutz Medical Campus Rocky Mountain Cochrane Series. Don't miss this monthly webinar series! 
This month on Monday the 24th join the University of Colorado Strauss Health Sciences Library as they host US Network Senior Officer, Tiffany.  Tiffany will talk about the US Network, how to get involved, Cochrane's response to the infodemic, and our current projects. Free registration: https://library-cuanschutz.libcal.com/calendar/cochrane-lectures/librarian-engagement 
Stay tuned for details about next month's webinar and presenter.  For questions contact nina.mchale@cuanschutz.edu

Workshop. U.S. GRADE Guideline Development Workshop.  The 14th Guideline Development Workshop will take place May 26-28, 2021.  Currently the workshop is being planned for in-person in Chicago.  The workshop is themed "from evidence to action" and will help participants strengthen thier understanding of evidence assessment and recommendation development as well as improved techniques for applying GRADE to current projects.  Information and registration can be found here.  

Systematic Review Training. Ohio State Fuld Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing. 
Our executive committee member, Donal O'Mathuna is hosting a virtual systematic review training on May 11 and 13. Topics include formulating a question, literature searching, study eligibility, PICO(T), data extraction, and more.  All participants will participate in a review and will have the opportunity for follow-up and mentorship after the training.  More information and registration here.

  • May 11 & 13, 2021, virtual

Summer Institute. Systematic Reviews in Nutrition for Global Policy Making. Cochrane, Cornell University and the World Health Organization collaborate to provide training in systematic review following the Cochrane methodology and application of GRADE to assess quality of evidence. The Summer Institute will be held virtually this year over a series of weeks, and incorporating live instruction with online modules and instruction.  Participants who were selected for last year's training have been admitted for this year (last year was cancelled).  Starts April 12th and runs through summer. Read more about this incredible opportunity here.

If you would like to submit your event to our webpage, please email the US Network Senior Officer, Tiffany Duque: tduque@cochrane.org