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  • Closing date for applications: 14 April 2016, 23:59 BSTCochrane Innovations is a recently established trading subsidiary of Cochrane, with a remit to identify and develop new products, services, and business opportunities that support evidence-informed health decision making. The Board works closely with the Chief Executive Officer to shape...
    March 23 2016
  • In this guest blog, retired GP Richard Lehman writes of of the dearth of evidence on treatments for delusional disorder and hopes there may be an abundance of kindness, as illustrated by Cervantes in his tale of Don Quixote.The Oxford Lunatic Asylum opened in 1826, set in ten acres of fields and woods on Headington Hill among which the...
    March 18 2016
  • My interest in Evidence-Based Medicine/Healthcare/PracticeI have had a love for Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM), or Healthcare, or Practice – or whatever name is politically correct nowadays – since my second year of medicine, when I came to understand the importance of research.It was through learning about research and its importance that I...
    March 18 2016
  • The following new funding opportunities are available:Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation Programme16/33 - Mechanisms of action of health interventions16/35 - Foetal and maternal health outcomes in chronic disease16/36  - Immunotherapy for Type 1 diabetes16/43 - Clinical efficacy of novel biosensing technologies16/44 - Non-invasive transcranial...
    March 17 2016
  • This article was first published in The Practising Midwife (see links below), our partner journal for Evidence for Everyday Midwifery. It has been written in two parts; Sarah Chapman (Cochrane UK) first summarises the review and then Alys Einion (Associate Professor in Midwifery at Swansea University) reflects on the evidence...
    March 10 2016
  • WeGetTogether (#WGT16) was an ‘unconference’ held on Monday 29th February 2016, gathering in one room people with a shared interest in social media and its application to healthcare and, alongside, running a day of online discussion between virtual participants.It was an occasion for celebration and exploration. We celebrated what has...
    March 7 2016
  • Specifications: full timeSalary: £22,000-27,000Location: LondonApplication closing date: 18 March 2016Team: Cochrane head office, LondonCochrane is a global independent network of over 36,000 health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts of evidence...
    March 7 2016
  • Specifications: Full time or part-time/job share positionSalary:£18,000 - 22,000 (dependent on experience)Location: LondonApplication closing date: 18 March 2016Team: Cochrane head office, LondonCochrane is a global independent network of over 36,000 health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to...
    March 7 2016
  • Health Services and Delivery Research Programme 16/04 Improving the outputs of National Clinical Audits to support organisations to improve the quality of care and clinical outcomes16/05 Workforce interventions for the assessment and management of older adult patients with cognitive impairmentsClick here to find out more. Health Technology...
    March 1 2016
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