Introduction to Cochrane Methodology, 11-15 May, Lund University

Cochrane Sweden is pleased to announce that registration is now open for a 1-week course on Cochrane Methodology from the 11-15 May 2020. Due to travel restrictions - the course will be online through Zoom from 8.30-12.00 and from 13.00 through Cochrane Interactive Learning.

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 through Zoom, Cochrane Interactive Learning platform, discussions, and teamwork. 

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

Lund University, Sweden. Coursework can be done wherever you got a stable internet connection and can be undisturbed in the mornings.

- For PhD students at the Faculty of Medicine (from Swedish Universities or Copenhagen): Free participation.
- For other participants: 1500 SEK (approximately 145 euros). Fill in your information for your invoice here before 15 April 2020; payment is due by 30 April 2020.

How to register
Please register on the Lund University website:

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