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Announcing launch of new and improved search functionality for The Cochrane Library

Wed, 2012-08-22 14:56
The Cochrane Collaboration and Wiley are pleased to announce the imminent launch of new and improved search functionality for The Cochrane Library.On September 15, Wiley will be introducing an improved search interface for The Cochrane Library. The new search features have been customized, developed and tested in consultation with members of the Cochrane Collaboration's Search Testing Group. Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Web Team Email address:  web@cochrane.org

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Issue 8, 2012 of The Cochrane Library is now available

Fri, 2012-08-17 23:20

Issue 8, 2012 of The Cochrane Library is now available! New and updated reviews available on interventions for health-related quality of life for cancer survivors, weight loss and maintenance, and high blood pressure.

External link for more information:  http://www.thecochranelibrary.com/view/0/index.html Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Cochrane Web Team Email address:  web@cochrane.org

Call for applications: Aubrey Sheiham Public Health and Primary Care Scholarship 2013

Tue, 2012-08-07 15:38

Applications are invited for The Cochrane Collaboration Aubrey Sheiham Public Health and Primary Care Scholarship from health workers, consumers and researchers living in low-or middle-income countries.

***This is not a call for new reviews but rather for those who have already registered a title with the relevant Cochrane Review Group.***

External link for more information:  http://www.cochrane.org/docs/Fellowshipsandscholarships... Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Carly Mole Email address:  cmole@cochrane.ac.uk

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Report from XIth Annual Meeting of the Iberoamerican Cochrane Network, May 2012 - Lima, Peru

Mon, 2012-08-06 15:04

The XIth Annual Meeting of the Iberoamerican Cochrane Network on the theme "Generating Evidence for Clinical Practice and Public Health Policy" was held in Lima, Peru from 23-26 May 2012. It was celebrated in conjunction with the XIIIth LatinCLEN Congress (the Latin American Branch of INCLEN - International Clinical Epidemiology Network), and hosted by Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia.

External link for more information:  http://www.cochrane.es Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Maroussia Tzanova Email address:  maroussia@cochrane.es

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Results of 2012 Steering Group elections

Fri, 2012-08-03 15:08

The following are the results of this year's elections for the Cochrane Collaboration Steering Group:

Representing Centre staff: Mary Ellen Schaafsma (Canada) - re-elected for a second term

The above result is in addition to the results (people who were elected unopposed) that were announced on 6 June 2012:

Representing Trials Search Co-ordinators: Michelle Fiander (Canada)

Representing Co-ordinating Editors: Marina Davoli (Italy)

Representing Consumers: Mingming Zhang (China) - re-elected for a second term

External link for more information:  http://www.cochrane.org/contact/steering-group Contributor's Information Contributor's name:  Claire Allen Email address:  callen@cochrane.org

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