Earlier this spring, we announced a part-time position at Cochrane Sweden.Cochrane Sweden is delighted to announce that Minna Johansson, active in promoting Cochrane in our country since the very beginning, has been offered and said yes to this position!She will start working with us on the 1st of September, 2018.Here is how Minna Johansson...
April 25 2018
New workshop arranged by Cochrane Sweden in Umeå September 20, 2018.More info and how to apply coming soon under Courses & workshops.
April 19 2018
We have added some sub-menus on the website. Now, you will find an overview including future and past activities on Cochrane Sweden in the About us menu.Also, media coverage concerning Cochrane Sweden and annual reports have been added.Something missing? Please do contact us!
April 1 2018
Cochrane Sweden is delighted to announce the official launch of a new online learning course specifically designed to support medical students training in evidence-based health care at Lund University.See press release at Cochrane.org!
February 16 2018
Job descriptionJob title: Cochrane Sweden FellowSpecifications: Part Time (0.5 FTE)Reports to: director of Cochrane SwedenLocation: Lund, SwedenApplication Closing Date: 28th February 2018Purpose of the job: As member of the Cochrane Sweden team, the Fellow works closely with the director of the centre to support activities. A key function will be...
February 8 2018
It is with great joy we, in collaboration with Lund University, have launched our first 40 hour course: Systematic review and meta-analysis: Introduction to Cochrane methodology.The course is a one-week (40 hours) PhD student elective course at Lund university; postdocs and participants from other universities may attend as well.Visit Courses...
December 20 2017
In addition to the workshop in Uppsala in March next year, the same workshop will be arranged in Stockholm the following month in April.Title of the workshop: How to prepare a Cochrane systematic review: Practical and methodological issues.Where: Karolinska Institutet, campus Solna. Do apply under Courses & workshops.Supported by The...
November 30 2017
In September 2017 we had the first Cochrane Sweden workshop, in Lund. Next one will take place in Uppsala on March 12th 2018.Many thanks to Professor Alkistis Skalkidou at Department of Women's and Children's Health, Uppsala University, for her kind and efficient support! For registration click on Courses.
October 17 2017
From the Cochrane Community Blog: Peter C. Gøtzsche, director of the Nordic Cochrane Centre, shares his experience of being on the Cochrane Board after returning from the GES. I have participated in two face-to-face Board meetings. This work has been much more interesting than I thought it would be. If you walk down the Grand Canyon, you will...
September 29 2017
Today, evidence-based medicine is facing multiple serious challenges. Some claim that EBM has been hijacked by vested interests. We see an emphasis on surrogate outcomes with uncertain clinical value, on statistically significant results with marginal clinical benefit, and even outright manipulation of data. Publication bias and selective outcome...
August 25 2017