Introduction to Cochrane Methodology, May 20-24th, Lund University

Cochrane Sweden is pleased to announce that registration is now open for a 1-week course on Cochrane Methodology on the 20-24th May 2019. 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, "Cochrane Interactive Learning" online modules and teamwork. 

Where 
Lund University, Sweden

Fee
- For PhD students at the Faculty of Medicine (from Swedish Universities or Copenhagen): free.
- For other participants: 1500 SEK (approximately 145 euros). Fill in the data for the invoice here within 15 April 2019; payment to be done within 30 April 2019.

How to register
On the Lund University website: http://www.forskarutbildningskurser.med.lu.se/index.php

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