2021 Cochrane Methods Symposium

2021 Cochrane Methods Symposium: Evidence synthesis in public health and complex interventions

Session 1: Evidence synthesis in public health: what we have learnt

Session 2: Evidence synthesis in public health: challenges and opportunities

Session 3: Methods implementation surgery for Cochrane editors, staff and authors

Other session: Guidance for systematic review authors on how to consider the individual and the population perspective

Session 1: Evidence synthesis in public health: what we have learnt

Tuesday, 12 October 2021 08:00 UTC [Check the time in your time zone] SIGN UP HERE

You will need a Cochrane Account to access this session. If you don’t have a Cochrane Account you will be able to register for **free** when you click to sign up. You will be able to use this account for all future activity. Brief guidance on how to sign up using your Cochrane Account is available here and if you have any problems, please contact support@cochrane.org

A two-hour session with a series of presentations and Q&As. Chaired by members of the Cochrane Methods Executive. 

Session 2: Evidence synthesis in public health: challenges and opportunities

Monday, 18 October 2021 14:00 UTC [Check the time in your time zone soon] SIGN UP HERE

You will need a Cochrane Account to access this session. If you don’t have a Cochrane Account you will be able to register for **free** when you click to sign up. You will be able to use this account for all future activity. Brief guidance on how to sign up using your Cochrane Account is available here and if you have any problems, please contact support@cochrane.org

A two-hour session with a series of presentations and Q&As. Chaired by members of the Cochrane Methods Executive. 

Session 3: Methods implementation surgery for Cochrane staff and editors

Thursday, 11 November 09:00 UTC [Check the time in your time zone] or Thursday, 11 November 16:00 UTC [Check the time in your time zone] SIGN UP HERE

This session is aimed at Cochrane Group staff, including Cochrane Review Groups, Methods Groups, Geographical Centres and Fields

Following session 1 and 2 on evidence synthesis in public health and complex interventions, Cochrane's Methods Support Unit will lead a methods implementation surgery to discuss what practical resources and tools Cochrane staff, editors and authors need to use the methods discussed at the Symposium accuractely.

Other session: Guidance for systematic review authors on how to consider the individual and the population perspective

Thursday, 30 September 10:00 UTC [Check the time in your time zone] SIGN UP HERE

As part of the Cochrane Learning Live webinar programme, Jos Verbeek, University Medical Center Amsterdam, Netherlands, will explain how presentation of effect sizes from the individual or population perspective can influence judgments about the importance of these effects and prevention strategies. More details are available via Cochrane Training.