Pre- and post-Colloquium workshops and meetings

Below is a list of full-/half-day workshops and meetings that are not part of the four-day programme but will be of interest to participants at the Colloquium. They are intended to further the event goals, foster interaction and the development of partnerships, and have broad appeal across sectors. Click here for a list of symposia taking place before or after the Colloquium. 


Saturday 15th September

The GRADE-CERQual approach for assessing how much confidence to place in findings from qualitative evidence syntheses


Date: Saturday 15 September 2018 - 09:30 to 13:00
Venue: TBC

Using the GRADE-CERQual approach and Summary of Qualitative Findings tables in Cochrane systematic reviews.

Please note, the charge for this workshop will be £48 (inc. VAT)

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Introduction to economics methods


Date: Saturday 15 September 2018, 14:00 to 17:30
Venue: TBC

Learn how to incorporate economic evidence into systematic reviews, protocols and registered titles.  

Please note, the charge for this workshop will be £48 (inc. VAT)

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Methods for qualitative evidence synthesis


Date
: Saturday 15 September 2018 - 14:00 to 17:30
Venue: TBC

Three methods of synthesis will be covered together with worked examples. 

Please note, the charge for this workshop will be £48 (inc. VAT)

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Comparing multiple interventions with network meta-analysis


DateSaturday 15 September 2018 - 14:00 to 17:30

Location: TBC

Introduction to the concept and methods of indirect comparison and network meta-analysis in Cochrane systematic reviews.

Please note, the charge for this workshop will be £48 (inc. VAT)

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Systematic reviews of prognostic studies


Date: Saturday 15 September 2018, 14:00 to 17:30
Venue: TBC

Explore the differences between prognostic, diagnostic and intervention studies and learn more about the essentials of prognosis research.

There is no charge for this workshop. It will be funded by the Cochrane Strategic Methods Fund.

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Living systematic review (LSR) Network Meeting

Date: Saturday 15 September 2018 - 13:00 to 17:00
Venue: Playfair Hall, Playfair Building (next to the Surgeon's Hall Museum), Surgeon's Hall (part of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh), Nicolson St., Edinburgh

This will be a closed meeting for Living systematic reviews (LSR) Network members only.

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Wednesday 19th September

Editorial Board Meeting


Date: Wednesday 19 September 2018. Time to be confirmed.
Venue: Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor, 5-21 Grosvenor St, Edinburgh EH12 5EF.

This will be a closed meeting, by invitation only.


Below you can register for any of the pre- and post-workshops and symposia.