Introduction to Cochrane Methodology

Introduction to Cochrane Methodology Course - Lund, 3-7 May 2021

Cochrane Sweden is pleased to announce that registration is now open for a 1-week course on Cochrane Methodology from the 3-7 May 2021. The course will be conducted online through Zoom. 

The course is mainly aimed at PhD students from the Faculty of Medicine, but is open for everyone to join. 

This 40-hour course will cover the following topics and also include self-tuition with Cochrane Interactive Learning.

Course content

  • Introduction to conducting systematic reviews
  • Writing the review protocol
  • Searching for studies
  • Selecting studies and collecting data
  • Introduction to study quality and risk of bias
  • Analysing the data
  • Interpreting the findings
  • Reporting the review

Teaching forms 
Lectures, Cochrane Interactive Learning platform, discussions, and teamwork. 

Examination 
Active participation in discussions and teamwork, and quizzes in Cochrane Interactive Learning online modules. 

Where 
Online using Zoom and Cochrane Interactive Learning

Fee
For PhD students at the Faculty of Medicine (from Swedish Universities or inside EEA): Free participation.
For other participants: 5000 SEK. After you have registered at the link above, fill in your information for your invoice here before 10 April 2021; payment is due by 25 April 2021

How to register
The registration is done through Lund University website: http://www.forskarutbildningskurser.med.lu.se/index.php (even if you're not based at Lund University)

You can find a list of literature and other relevant information about the course via Lund University's course description.