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Cochrane Canada Live webinar series - February 2012

Registration is open to all (unless otherwise stated) and free of charge. Broadcasting times correspond to local times in Ottawa, Canada.

Meet the Methods Group:  An introduction to the Cochrane Priority and Agenda Setting Methods Group

Join Mona Nasser, Sally Crowe, Sandy Oliver, Prathap Tharyan, and Vivian Welch, Co-Convenors of the Cochrane Priority and Agenda Setting Methods Group, to learn about the newest Cochrane Methods Group!  You’ll learn what priority setting is, and why it’s so important.  Also, learn about the group’s plans and activities, and find out how you can be involved in their initiatives.


3 February 1100 EST*
1 hour

An Equity Lens for Priority-Setting Approaches in Systematic Reviews

Erin Ueffing, Mona Nasser, and Vivian Welch will discuss how to make sure that your priority-setting exercises address the needs and concerns of disadvantaged populations. Share your experiences, discuss the equity lens, and learn about different ways to engage disadvantaged populations in your priority-setting research.

10 February
1100 EST*
1 hour

Prioritisation for Updating Cochrane Reviews

In this exciting and informative webinar, Sally Hopewell, French Cochrane Centre, and Rachel Marshall, Cochrane Editorial Unit, will discuss two innovative tools on how to prioritize Cochrane Reviews for updating. These tools were developed during a National Health Service (NHS, UK) engagement project.

17 February 1100 EST*
1 hour

Priority Setting for Cochrane Review Groups:  Tips, Tricks, and Case Studies

Calling all Managing Editors and Coordinating Editors!  This webinar will teach you tips and tricks for identifying priority review and update topics.  Learn from other Cochrane entities about their successes and struggles in priority setting, and how you can conduct your own priority-setting exercise.  Mona Nasser, Sally Crowe, Tianjing Li (Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group), Emma Welsh (Cochrane Airways Group), and Gail Quinn (Gynecological Cancer Group) will lead the discussion.

24 February 
1100 EST*
1 hour

To register for the Fridays in February: 2012 Priority Setting Series, please complete the Registration Form and return to
Event date: 
3 February 2012 - 11:00am - 25 February 2012 - 12:00pm
Contributor's Information
Contributor's name: 
Catherine McNair
Email address:
Updated on: February 3, 2012, 19:13