Cochrane and related training for March and April 2012

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The following training courses are available for March and April 2012:

Advanced Search Techniques for Systematic Reviews, Heath Technology Assessment and Guideline Development
6 March 2012, York, UK

This new workshop provides an opportunity to learn new techniques in developing search strategies, and to discuss best approaches, share insights and to assess variations in current best practice.

Webinar: Scoping a Cochrane review question
13 March 2012, Online

For those just starting out in doing a Cochrane review, this one hour session will look at how to develop the scope of your review.

Introduction to writing a Cochrane systematic review – Melbourne, VIC, Australia
14-16 March 2012, Melbourne, Australia

A three day workshop designed for new authors starting a Cochrane review. A mixture of presentations and hands-on sessions will be on offer to help you get started on the review.

Workshop systematic reviews in medicine
22-24 March 2012, Freiburg, Germany

An introduction to systematic reviews where participants can gain insight into their background and role in evidence-based medicine.

Advanced GRADE workshop – grading evidence and recommendation
23-24 March 2012, Freiburg, Germany

A workshop to help participants gain an understanding of the GRADE methodology and the software for the creation of evidence profiles.

GRADE workshop – grading evidence and recommendations
23-24 March, Freiburg, Germany

At the close of the workshop, participants will understand the basic principles of GRADE methodology, have  a basic understanding of the GRADE software, and how it provides an appropriate approach to decision making.

Research methods training in complementary and integrative medicine
29 March – 1 April, Baltimore, USA

This course will provide skills in critical appraisal, and foster international networking among participants. There will be small-group teaching and hands-on practical work, as well as group work.

Workshop on Systematic Literature Searching
24-25 April, Krems, Austria

The aim of this workshop is to give sound theoretical and practical knowledge of systematic searching of the medical literature.