The theme of this year’s Colloquium is ‘Forward together for trusted evidence’; exploring the challenges for the future around trustworthiness of healthcare data and information whilst also celebrating 30 years of producing trusted evidence.

We’re delighted to bring you a varied programme of workshops, oral presentations, posters, Special Sessions and meetings. Content falls into four programme streams: 1) producing trusted evidence; 2) advocating for trusted evidence; 3) informing health and care decisions; 4) co-production and working together.

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Please note, the content below is subject to change.


Plenary sessions

These sessions bring together inspiring speakers offering different perspectives on key themes, through linked presentations and a panel discussion.

Monday, September 4, 20239:00 AMGlobal health, equity and trust
Tuesday, September 5, 20239:00 AMEnsuring integrity in biomedical research
Wednesday, September 6, 20239:00 AMCo-production and working together for trusted evidence
Wednesday, September 6, 20234:00 PMCochrane Lecture

Special sessions

These sessions have been chosen for their innovative content and relevance to our theme “Forward together for trusted evidence”. Some are linked to plenaries, giving you an opportunity to explore the topics in greater depth.

Oral presentations and workshops


Abstracts of Cochrane reviews are getting longer, but this has no large impact on the reporting quality. Oral presentation
A call to support Cochrane's social responsibility of improving health equity - the Equity GroupOral presentation
A comparison of different forward citation chasing tools for complementary searches for Cochrane systematic reviewsOral presentation
A critical appraisal tool for systematic reviews of patient-reported outcome measuresOral presentation
Adherence to PRISMA 2020 statement in non-Cochrane systematic reviews of interventions. A meta-epidemiological studyOral presentation
A digital map of systematic reviews on non-pharmacological interventions to inform policy making in infectious disease controlOral presentation
Advanced meta-analysis 1: Random-effects methods to be implemented in RevManWorkshop - training
Advanced meta-analysis 2: Performing meta-analysis in the presence of rare eventsWorkshop - training
A hands-on introduction to NMAstudio: a web-application to produce and visualize network meta-analysesWorkshop - training
AHRQ Evidence-based Practice Center and NIH Pathways to Prevention programs: A decade-long partnership in closing evidence gapsOral presentation
A living network meta-analysis of treatments for rheumatoid arthritis: Novelty at the frontier of living evidenceOral presentation
A method for the rapid assessment of high-cost cancer drug indications in a hospital settingOral presentation
Analysis of the proportion, role, function, and reporting quality of patient and public involvement (PPI) in systematic reviews and meta-analyses: A cross-sectional studyOral presentation
An assessment of the design-by-treatment interaction model for network meta-analysis inconsistencyOral presentation
An Evidence Ecosystem Evaluation for the Prevention and Control of Healthcare-Acquired Infections in ChinaOral presentation
An open competition involving thousands of competitors failed to construct useful search filters for new diagnostic test accuracy systematic reviewsOral presentation
A novel modeling approach for producing treatment hierarchies in network meta-analysisOral presentation
Applying GRADE-CERQual to interpretive review findings: Reflections from a Cochrane meta-ethnography on childhood vaccination acceptance Oral presentation
Applying the Instrument to assess the Credibility of Effect Modification Analyses (ICEMAN) in a meta-analysisWorkshop - training
Archie Cochrane's Second E - the creation of Value based Healthcare Oral presentation
A real-world example demonstrating the application of Cochrane guidance to ensure transparent synthesis of evidence addressing a broad policy questionOral presentation
Are there missing randomized trials in Cochrane systematic reviews and what is their impact on the results?: A methodological studyOral presentation
Assessing risk of bias in comparative diagnostic accuracy studies using QUADAS-C Workshop - training
Assessing risk of bias in non-randomized studies of interventions: introduction to the ROBINS-I toolWorkshop - training
Assessing the certainty of the evidence from network-meta analysis using the GRADE approachWorkshop - training
Assessment of trustworthiness has a significant impact on conclusions of Cochrane reviewsOral presentation
Better data extraction with Covidence and RevMan WebWorkshop - training
Beyond Statistical Significance: Investigating How Systematic Review Authors Communicate Meaningful Differences of Nonsignificant Results Oral presentation
Boosting global and local partnerships to promote equitable access of COVID-19 guideline recommendations: case study in ChinaOral presentation
Breaking Ground or Breaking Bad? Examining the Fate of Preprints in Prevention Research with a Mixed Methods StudyOral presentation
Bringing a patient perspective to understanding interventions that aim to reduce length of stay in hospital: a mixed methods synthesisOral presentation
Bringing Cochrane reviews to Polish professionals and consumersOral presentation
Bringing together evidence units in Cameroon to enhance evidence uptake in healthcare decision-making.Oral presentation
Building capacity in producing trusted evidence – Evidence Synthesis Ireland and Cochrane Ireland FellowshipsOral presentation
Can we reduce the workload of systematic reviews without compromising quality? A new platform to accelerate search and study identificationOral presentation
Can we use GRADE to create new diagnostic criteria for a condition? An application of GRADE principles for establishing diagnostic criteria for a diseaseOral presentation
Capturing the primary outcome for Cochrane reviews of deprescribing specific medications: an overview of Cochrane reviewsOral presentation
CEOsys – An ecosystem for COVID-19 evidence in Germany: challenges and lessons learned as a guide for future networksOral presentation
Challenges and innovations in evidence synthesis and evaluation during the COVID-19 pandemicOral presentation
Challenges and potential solutions for reporting findings from multicomponent meta-regression models in GRADE summary of findings tablesOral presentation
Challenges in using RoB2: worked example from a systematic review of remote therapies for alcohol and drug misuse. Oral presentation
Challenges of coordinating large-scale systematic reviewsOral presentation
Characteristics, reporting, and methods of trials included in time-to-event meta-analyses of systematic reviews: A meta-epidemiological reviewOral presentation
ChatGPT and large language models for systematic review tasks: What are the opportunities for improvement?Oral presentation
Clinical trial register searches for systematic reviews of randomized clinical trials involving interventionsOral presentation
Cochrane-Wikipedia Initiative: Hands-on workshop to help improve health content that people are accessing onlineWorkshop - training
Co-designing outcomes for a review on self-harm and suicide prevention interventions: Are we failing our young people?Oral presentation
Collective impact approach for more effective knowledge translationOral presentation
Common methodological errors in submitted manuscripts for systematic reviews and protocols in public healthOral presentation
Comparing multiple interventions with network meta-analysisWorkshop - training
Comparison between randomized clinical trials designating an outcome as primary and those designating the same outcome as secondaryOral presentation
Comparison of effect estimates between preprints and peer-reviewed publications: a meta-epidemiological study of COVID-19 trialsOral presentation
Comparison of linguistic characteristics of plain language summaries of systematic reviews between medical and non-medical sciences: a cross-sectional studyOral presentation
Comparison of statistical methods used to meta-analyse results from interrupted time series studies: an empirical studyOral presentation
Complying with Cochrane's Conflict of Interest policyWorkshop - training
Conceptualizing the reporting of living systematic reviewsOral presentation
Conducting a Cochrane Methods Peer Review – Good Practice and Common ChallengesWorkshop - training
Conducting Rapid Qualitative Evidence Synthesis: Why, when and how?Workshop - training
Considering scope in the planning and completion of systematic reviewsWorkshop - training
Consolidating tools for assessment of risk of bias for individual participant data meta-analysis: a case study.Oral presentation
Consumer Involvement 101: producing Cochrane evidence with consumers Workshop - training
Co-Producing a resource for intervention development: The Nature on Prescription Handbook.Oral presentation
Core outcome sets and Cochrane systematic reviews: Promising findings and opportunities for progressOral presentation
Creating a systematic review infrastructure: Implementing Cochrane tools for students, teachers, researchers and clinicians in a university settingOral presentation
Data sharing: experiences accessing individual participant data for a collaborative meta-analysis on umbilical cord management strategies at preterm birth. Oral presentation
Data sharing policies across the health research lifecycle: a cross-sectional analysis of global funders, ethics committees, trial registries, journals and data repositoriesOral presentation
Defining Racial Health Equity (RHE): A Landscape Review of Definitions, Terminology and Related Concepts Oral presentation
Demystifying R Part 1: How to use Shiny apps in information retrieval Workshop - training
Demystifying R Part 2: An introduction to coding in R and RStudioWorkshop - training
Developing capacity for the production and use of Living Evidence in decision making: The LE to Inform Health decisions project.Oral presentation
Developing digital resources to teach secondary school students to think critically about health information and choices: human-centred designOral presentation
Developing infographics to communicate COVID-19 rapid review conclusions in South AfricaOral presentation
Development and co-design of a behavioral activation intervention targeting depression among people with dementia for the Swedish context Oral presentation
Development of a free tool for data estimation and conversion for meta-analysis (DECoMA)Oral presentation
Development of a health-system guidance implementation tool using a modified Delphi method and a formative evaluation approach Oral presentation
Diagnostic test accuracy network meta-analysis methods: A scoping review and empirical assessmentOral presentation
Did randomized trials evaluating pharmacological treatments for non-severe COVID-19 prioritize patient-important outcomes in their results?Oral presentation
Discharged patients' PRO-AEs provide credible evidence of in-hospital adverse eventsOral presentation
Does type of funding affect reporting in network meta-analysis?Oral presentation
Do's and Don'ts in the Rapid Review search: Find information faster without losing confidence in the resultsWorkshop - discussion
Drawing conclusions from network meta-analysisWorkshop - training
Driving the evidence-based healthcare agenda forward: a qualitative reflexive thematic analysis of global health partnershipsOral presentation
Effect estimates can be accurately calculated with data digitally extracted from interrupted time series graphsOral presentation
Effects of allocation concealment and blinding in trials addressing treatments for COVID-19: A methods studyOral presentation
Engaging Citizen Partners within a Rapid Review ProcessOral presentation
Engaging racially and ethnically diverse stakeholders in evidence syntheses: A review of reviews and guidance documentsOral presentation
Enhancing capacity for network meta-analysis in Sub-Saharan AfricaOral presentation
EPPI-Reviewer: review-production software that adapts to your needsWorkshop - training
Equity considerations in the conduct of evidence syntheses in partnership with patients and other stakeholdersOral presentation
Evaluation and development of a novel interactive Summary of Findings table for network meta-analysis. A qualitative user-testing study with cliniciansOral presentation
Evaluation of the Interim Cochrane Rapid Review Methods guidance – a mixed-methods study on the understanding of and adherence to the guidanceOral presentation
Evidence-based searching: using Search Summary Tables to update Evidence and Gap Maps. Two case studies.Oral presentation
Evidence gap maps: a visual tool for promoting evidence and monitoring gaps in research Oral presentation
Evolving rapid review methods to meet the needs of evidence-informed decision-making: National treatment guidelines for COVID-19 in South AfricaOral presentation
Exploring the reporting quality of anaesthesia perioperative randomized controlled trials in Sub-Saharan Africa: a meta-epidemiological cohort studyOral presentation
Fabricated studies in women's health: disconcerting experience from a whistleblowerOral presentation
Finding best available evidence in a time of crisis Oral presentation
Finding, critically appraising, and using a core outcome set (COS) to inform your systematic reviewWorkshop - training
First do no harm: how can systematic reviewers do justice to harms? Deciding which harms to search for and howWorkshop - training
Forward Together: An Evidence-Based Practice PartnershipOral presentation
Forward together: new ways to participate in CochraneWorkshop - discussion
From Agenda to Action: Collaborative Evidence Networks and the United Nations Sustainable Development GoalsOral presentation
From Evidence to Action: Implementing Cochrane Systematic Reviews Into Clinical Practice Oral presentation
Global evidence, local adaptation (GELA): Enhancing evidence-informed guideline recommendations for newborn and young child health in three countries in sub-Saharan AfricaOral presentation
Global Evidence, Local Adaptation: Integrated Knowledge Translation strategies to enhance evidence-informed newborn and child health guidelines in three African countriesOral presentation
GRADE target of certainty rating and implications for judgements regarding imprecisionWorkshop - training
Health and Care Research Wales Evidence Centre: Mapping policy evidence-needs to support evidence-based decision-makingOral presentation
Health Equity: Implications for Systematic ReviewsWorkshop - training
Highlights and challenges of co-creating evidence-based knowledge translation tools for parents about the covid-19 pandemicOral presentation
How often should “living” systematic reviews be updated? A cross-sectional studyOral presentation
How should we handle predatory journals in evidence synthesis? Oral presentation
How to author, publish, and dynamically update digital and trustworthy living evidence summaries, guidelines, and decision aids using MAGICappWorkshop - training
How to do a rapid review – updated methods guidance Workshop - training
How to extract, analyse and present results in scoping reviewsOral presentation
How to incorporate information on funding and conflicts of interest in trials when conducting a Cochrane Review: the TACIT toolWorkshop - training
How to plan and implement synthesis questions (part 1): using the InSynQ checklist and guide for question developmentWorkshop - training
How to plan and implement synthesis questions (part 2): Implementing PICO in RevMan to streamline data extraction and analysesWorkshop - training
How to rapidly review the literature when planning a new clinical trial – a practical guideOral presentation
How to use and evaluate OpenAlex tools for efficient automated updating of systematic reviews and maps in EPPI-ReviewerWorkshop - training
How well do we consider equity in efficiency analysis studies of vaccines? A systematic review of equity-informative economic evaluations of vaccinesOral presentation
Identifying guideline needs for newborn and child health in South Africa, Malawi and Nigeria: a priority-setting exerciseOral presentation
Identifying high priority methodological questions for conducting rapid systematic reviews: Preliminary results from an eDelphi studyOral presentation
Identifying who benefits most from treatments: How to analyse, present and interpret interactions and subgroup effects in meta-analysisWorkshop - training
If, when and how to sample primary studies for inclusion in a qualitative evidence synthesisWorkshop - training
Impact of active placebo controls on estimated drug effects in randomised trialsOral presentation
Impact of Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) on conclusions of dentistry systematic reviewsOral presentation
Impact of including conference abstracts in systematic reviews: analysis from a living systematic review and network meta-analysis of COVID-19Oral presentation
Impact of treatment duration on assessing medication-related harms in evidence synthesis of randomized trials: An empirical investigationOral presentation
Impacts of climate change on health and health systems: Producing evidence syntheses to support decision-makingWorkshop - training
Implementation strategies of nutritional labelling in fast-food restaurants. An evidence-informed decision-making approach.Oral presentation
Implications of centering racial health equity in systematic reviews: results of qualitative interviews with stakeholdersOral presentation
Importance of consensus methods and involving end users to develop evidence-based materials when evidence is scarce: a Red Cross exampleOral presentation
Improving equity, diversity, and inclusion in JournalsOral presentation
Inconsistency identification in Network Meta-Analysis via Stochastic Search Variable SelectionOral presentation
Incorporating data from atypical experimental study designs in systematic reviews: experiences from Cochrane Infectious DiseasesOral presentation
Incorporating Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion into Cochrane Systematic Reviews with AIOral presentation
India covid guidelines- a living synthesis and guideline processOral presentation
Information specialists - barriers and facilitators to career progression and methodology researchOral presentation
“Info without side effects” – Development and application of a checklist for lay users for evaluating online health informationOral presentation
Institutionalizing the use of evidence-based approach during the COVID-19 pandemic response in ChileOral presentation
Integrating Machine Learning into a Systematic Review Workflow: Testing the Cochrane RCT Classifier in a Research Consultancy SettingOral presentation
Integrating the findings of a qualitative evidence synthesis (QES) with the findings of a review of intervention effectsWorkshop - training
Integration of Machine Learning in a living systematic review of baseline risks of Venous Thromboembolism complications in hospitalized patients with COVID-19Oral presentation
Interactive website for communicating the results from a living systematic review and network meta-analysis for covid-19Oral presentation
Interpreting systematic review findings Workshop - training
Interpreting the results of observational studies in the context of variation expected due to analytic flexibilityOral presentation
Interventions during study design and conduct to reduce the risk of bias in interventional studies: a scoping reviewOral presentation
Introducing INSPECT-SR: a tool for detecting problematic randomised controlled trials in health systematic reviewsWorkshop - training
Introducing LATITUDES, a library of assessment tools and instruments used to assess data validity in evidence synthesesOral presentation
Introduction to analysis and meta-analysis of interrupted time series studiesWorkshop - training
Introduction to a new risk of bias tool for network meta-analysis (RoB NMA tool)Oral presentation
Introduction to meta-analysis 1: meta-analysis of binary and continuous outcomesWorkshop - training
Introduction to meta-analysis 2: dealing with heterogeneityWorkshop - training
Introduction to the RoB 2 tool for assessing risk of bias in a randomized trialWorkshop - training
Introduction to the WISEST (Which Systematic Evidence Synthesis is best) Project: Developing an automated clinical decision-support algorithm to choose amongst systematic review(s) on the same topicOral presentation
Involvement of children and young people in development of an evidence synthesis framework for what interventions best prevent childhood obesityOral presentation
Involving people in determining outcomes for a proposed Health Technology Assessment surrounding pelvic organ prolapseOral presentation
Involving Stakeholders in a Systematic Review of Biosimilars in Oncology: Importance of Outcomes from the Patients’ PerspectiveOral presentation
Is a new approach for rating the quality evidence of effect estimates derived from matched-adjusted indirect comparisons (MAIC) needed? Oral presentation
Is Quality Appraisal Enough? Confidence in Heterogenous Interventions’ EffectivenessOral presentation
Issues in Using, Interpreting, and Presenting Patient-Reported Outcomes in Cochrane ReviewsWorkshop - training
Is the Freeman‐Tukey double arcsine transformation a reliable approach? for proportion meta-analysisOral presentation
Knowledge mobilisation of rapid reviews to inform health and care policy and practice: lessons from the Wales COVID-19 Evidence CentreOral presentation
Landscape of methodological quality assessment tools for diagnosis and prognosis researchOral presentation
Learning by doing: Introducing Cochrane ClassmateWorkshop - training
Learning effects of an evidence-based shared decision-making curriculum: the co-design and co-produce with clinical teachers, patients, and undergraduate medical studentsOral presentation
Less Ethical Challenges, More Trial Compliance: Progress and Methodological Elements of Zelen's DesignOral presentation
Lessons from four years of Cochrane’s Methods Support Unit: what are we asked and how do we answer?Workshop - training
Lessons learned from developing an evidence-based guideline for psychosocial support by Red Cross volunteers: Involving end users throughout the processOral presentation
Lessons learnt from conducting a living systematic review and network meta-analysis for covid-19: maximizing efficiency and access of resultsOral presentation
Level of scientific evidence needed to make an informed health decision among researchers, healthcare workers and consumers: a cross-sectional studyOral presentation
Living Reviews: Practical Considerations for Adapting Scope and Communicating Evolving EvidenceOral presentation
Machine-learning assisted screening increases efficiency of systematic reviewOral presentation
Mapping Reviews and Evidence Gap Maps: Evidence syntheses for broader health questionsWorkshop - training
Mapping Reviews, Scoping Reviews and Evidence and Gap Maps (EGMs) – Same but Different. The ‘Big Picture’ Review FamilyOral presentation
Mapping the Maps: Methods and Uses of Evidence and Gap Maps.Oral presentation
Maximizing the potential of data associated with Cochrane reviews: Opportunities and future directions for the new review data package Workshop - discussion
Maximizing the value of IPD when meta-analysing randomised trialsOral presentation
Mechanical ventilation core outcome set uptake in Cochrane systematic reviews. A cross-sectional studyOral presentation
Message Lab – a platform for research and improvement of public health messages Oral presentation
Meta-analysis: what is it all for?Oral presentation
MetaDTA and MetaBayesDTA: Interactive web applications to conduct meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy studiesWorkshop - training
MetaInsight: An interactive user-friendly “point and click” web application to conduct network meta-analysisWorkshop - training
Methodological quality of systematic reviews on Chinese herbal medicine: a methodological surveyOral presentation
Methods and guidance on conducting, reporting, publishing and appraising living systematic reviews: a scoping review Oral presentation
Methods used in systematic reviews to conceptualise dimensions of health equity impacts of public health interventions: umbrella reviewOral presentation
Misinformation in COVID-19: nimble innovation within Cochrane to appraise the source Oral presentation
Mismatch between overall and pairwise overlap analysis in a sample of overviews: A methodological reviewOral presentation
Missing and masked: equity in a systematic review of remote interventions for substance misuse.Oral presentation
NMAstudio: a fully interactive web-application for producing and visualizing network meta-analysesOral presentation
Novel methods used when conducting an evidence gap map surrounding interventions for treating obstetric fistulaOral presentation
Novel Population Search Filter Development Methodology - the Black Persons Living in the United States ProjectOral presentation
Operationalising decolonisation in systematic reviews: can current tools help to mitigate for bias?Oral presentation
Operationalizing the GRADE-Equity criterion to inform guideline recommendations: Application to a Medical Cannabis guidelineOral presentation
Opioid use disorder treatment in Canada: knowledge sharing between regionalized networksOral presentation
Organizational models of the mental health service in primary health care: An Evidence MapOral presentation
Partnerships for practice improvement: JBI's collaborative approach to developing evidence-based point-of-care resourcesOral presentation
Pathfinding, Peace-making, Power, and Passion: Exploring the learned and lived experience of facilitation during implementation of Canada’s Mental Health Recovery guidelinesOral presentation
Patient organisations and the core outcome set revolutionOral presentation
Performing and disseminating review findings through art and designWorkshop - training
Piloting the Informed Health Choices resources in Barcelona primary schools: A mixed methods studyOral presentation
Plain language summaries of published health research articles: how well are we doing? Oral presentation
Pooling biological specimens in primary studies compromises evidence generation in test accuracy reviews: a case studyOral presentation
Power calculations to help plan individual participant data meta-analysis projectsOral presentation
Powering transformative change through collaborative action: The Healthcare Information for All StrategyOral presentation
Practical advice for accessing patient-level data from a data sharing platform for evidence synthesisWorkshop - training
Preferred Reporting Items for Overviews of Reviews: Development and Dissemination of the PRIOR StatementOral presentation
Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA) extension for living systematic reviews (LSRs)Oral presentation
Prepare for success! How to lead a review team and complete your review (or update) on time. Workshop - training
Preparing Cochrane Reviews for submission, editing and publication: common errors and how to solve themWorkshop - training
Preparing for submitting your manuscript to the Cochrane’s Central Editorial Service for Peer Review – observations from the Central Editorial Service Quality Assurance TeamWorkshop - training
Presenting the results of a systematic review to non-experts: the Dissemination ChecklistOral presentation
Prioritising Cochrane reviews on the prevention and treatment of obesity: a mapping and stakeholder consultation projectOral presentation
Prioritising topics, formulating questions, and selecting outcomes for a World Health Organization nutrition guidelineOral presentation
PROBAST+AI: assessing quality, risk of bias and applicability of diagnostic and prognostic prediction models based on AI or ML techniquesOral presentation
Producing Cochrane reviews with multi-stakeholder synergic involvement. An experience with treatments for multiple sclerosis Oral presentation
Producing Trusted Evidence: Identifying the Challenges and Finding the SolutionsWorkshop - discussion
Prospective trial registration in the Research Integrity Assessment (RIA) of randomized controlled trials (RCTs)Oral presentation
Providing evidence to the WHO, the experience of Cochrane Rehabilitation regarding the Rehabilitation 2030 initiative and the COVID-19 pandemicOral presentation
Publication bias - a cross-sectional study of randomised trials in Sub-saharan Africa: ongoing challenges of research wasteOral presentation
Putting evidence at the centre of everyday lifeWorkshop - discussion
Quality Assessment of Diagnostic Accuracy Studies using QUADAS-2Workshop - training
Question formulation and Interpretation of Diagnostic Test Accuracy Reviews: Accuracy and beyondWorkshop - training
Rank‐Heat Plot: An R Shiny tool for presenting multiple network meta-analysis outcomesOral presentation
Rapid evidence synthesis for COVID-19 international guidance: a World Health Organization commissioned Cochrane rapid scoping reviewOral presentation
Rapid reviews, how much do they comply with Cochrane recommendations in their methodology to provide reliable evidence?Oral presentation
Reasons for missing evidence in rehabilitation meta-analyses: a cross-sectional meta-research studyOral presentation
REH-COVER (Rehabilitation – COVID-19 Evidence-based Response) action: a “rapid” and “living” systematic review methodologyOral presentation
Reliably estimating interactions and subgroup effects in aggregate data meta-analysisOral presentation
Research priority setting that inform or use systematic reviewsWorkshop - discussion
Research waste caused by symptom-based eligibility: a systematic review of Cochrane reviews and their component trialsOral presentation
Risk factors for abstracts falsely excluded during single-reviewer screening – a methods studyOral presentation
Risk of bias and applicability assessments for overall prognosis studies (RoB-OPS): Current development statusOral presentation
Risk of bias and reporting quality of randomised controlled trials in paediatric pain: a cross-sectional study Oral presentation
Risk of bias tools: a systematic review of usability Oral presentation
ROB-ME: a tool for assessing risk of non-reporting biases in systematic reviews with or without meta-analysisWorkshop - training
Scope, quality and reporting of clinical practice guidelines for newborn and child health in South Africa, Nigeria, and Malawi. Oral presentation
Scoping reviews: breaking down the what, why, and howWorkshop - training
Scoping reviews for WHO guidelines: using a two-tiered search strategy to balance efficiency and comprehensivenessOral presentation
Searching clinical trials registers: guidance and recommendations for systematic reviewersOral presentation
Searching for studies for inclusion in Cochrane Reviews: a core Cochrane methods introductory workshop for Cochrane Review authors and othersWorkshop - training
Should aggregate data be included where individual participant data are unavailable? Lessons from a large individual participant data meta-analysisOral presentation
Specifying the ‘PICO’ for each synthesis: current practice and development of the InSynQ (Intervention Synthesis Questions) checklist and guideOral presentation
Stakeholder engagement in a rapid review to determine the effectiveness of interventions to attract, recruit and retain social care workersOral presentation
Stakeholder involvement for investigating communication-based interventions to increase COVID-19 vaccine uptake Oral presentation
Stakeholder involvement to enhance the relevance and accessibility of a Cochrane review of physical rehabilitation after strokeOral presentation
Storyboarding as a multimodal analytical technique in a qualitative evidence synthesisWorkshop - training
Strategies for maximizing IPD retrieval in IPDMA: A mixed method studyOral presentation
Strengthening the global evidence base on public health and social measures through a WHO research initiativeOral presentation
Supplementing Systematic Review Evidence with Health System Data: A Target Trial Emulation of Triptan in Migraine Patients with Increased Cardiovascular RiskOral presentation
Supporting COVID-19 Decision Making through Rapid Evidence Syntheses and Products Oral presentation
Synthesizing and presenting results when meta-analysis is not possibleWorkshop - training
Systematic reviews of diagnostic test accuracy studies: Introduction to meta-analysisWorkshop - training
Systematic reviews of prognosis studies III: Meta-analytical approaches in systematic reviews of prognosis studiesWorkshop - training
Systematic reviews of prognosis studies I: Introduction, design and protocol of systematic reviews of prognosis studiesWorkshop - training
Systematic reviews of prognosis studies II: Risk of bias assessment in systematic reviews of prognosis studiesWorkshop - training
Systematic reviews of prognosis studies IV: The use of GRADE for assessing the certainty of evidence for questions of overall prognosis and prognostic factorsWorkshop - training
Systematic reviews to inform health and social care policy: Incorporating patient and public perspectives Oral presentation
Teaching school children about evidence-based health care: Cochrane UK’s outreach programmeOral presentation
Ten Top Tips for using the Risk of Bias 2 (RoB2) toolOral presentation
The Application of PROBAST and Prevalence of Unfavorable Risk of Bias in Systematic Reviews of Prediction ModelsOral presentation
The Australian National COVID-19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce – the impact of living guidelines in a critical area of clinical needOral presentation
The Central Editorial Service: who we are, what we do, and what happens to your draft after submissionOral presentation
The Cochrane Evidence Pipeline: transforming the way we identify evidenceOral presentation
The concept of “evidence relevant to” in the rehabilitation field: post COVID-19 condition mapping for the World Health Organization GuidanceOral presentation
The development and testing of the Scientific, Transparent and Applicable Rankings tool (STAR) for clinical practice guidelinesOral presentation
The implementation of policy to manage potentially problematic studies in Cochrane review updates – a meta-epidemiological studyOral presentation
The improved Systematic Review Data Repository Plus (SRDR+): A free, “FHIR-ed up” tool for screening, data extraction, and data sharingOral presentation
The numerous typologies and taxonomies of evidence synthesis Oral presentation
The People’s Review: a protocol for a systematic review powered by the public.Oral presentation
The power of storyboarding as an analytical tool in QES: From review to fieldwork to disseminationOral presentation
The problems with systematic reviews: working towards the solutionsOral presentation
The regulatory process for drug approval needs independent meta-analytical evidence: is Cochrane a possible candidate? The case of psychotropic medicinesOral presentation
The revised JBI critical appraisal tool for the assessment of risk of bias for randomized controlled trials Oral presentation
The role of collaborative evidence networks in promoting and supporting evidence-based health care (EBHC) globallyOral presentation
The Systematic Review Toolbox: an updated resource to support evidence synthesisOral presentation
The Theory of Everything in Health Decision-Making: Step 2Oral presentation
Time to publication for results of clinical trials: The definitive systematic reviewOral presentation
Tools and methods for assessing the transferability of health technology assessment results across jurisdictions: a systematic reviewOral presentation
Towards More Scientific Meta-AnalysesOral presentation
Transdisciplinary Approaches for Setting Research Priorities on Climate Change and Health: Engaging Decision Makers, Researchers, and CommunitiesWorkshop - discussion
Trial Characteristics and Treatment Effect Estimates in Randomized Controlled Trials of Chinese Herbal Medicine: A Meta-Epidemiological StudyOral presentation
TRIPOD-SRMA: Reporting guideline for transparent reporting of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of prediction model studiesOral presentation
Trusting what you see: the importance of images shared with evidence for health decision-making and how to get it rightOral presentation
Understanding the health impacts of climate change: search filter development for exposure pathwaysOral presentation
Undertaking overview of systematic reviews – methods, challenges and the way forward (as identified by a group of clinical academics and methodologists who recently figured it all out)Workshop - discussion
Unlocking innovations for sharing and using Cochrane content with study-level data management and a standardized review article Oral presentation
Unravelling active ingredients of task-shifting interventions in low-resource settings for common mental disorders: developing a taxonomy of intervention components and ranking their efficacy.Oral presentation
Updating the web-based "Right Review" tool: an international Delphi process Oral presentation
Use and methodology of framework synthesis in mixed-methods literature reviewsOral presentation
Using a co-design approach to increase the awareness, use and engagement of a digital map of COVID-19 recommendationsOral presentation
Using arm-based network meta-analysis for binary outcomes for generalizability of findings across baseline risk valuesOral presentation
Using GRADE-CERQual to assess confidence in findings from qualitative evidence syntheses: how well are review authors applying the approach?Oral presentation
Using simple microsimulation to estimate risk difference from a meta-analysisOral presentation
Vaccine efficacy/effectiveness: Calculation, visualization, and interpretation based on an exemplary systematic review on COVID-19 vaccination in childrenWorkshop - training
Wales COVID-19 Evidence Centre: a bespoke evidence review process engaging stakeholders for supporting time-sensitive policy and clinical decision-makingOral presentation
What does good co-production in evidence synthesis look and feel like?Workshop - training
What is the level of expertise of ChatGPT in the domain of systematic reviews and meta-analysis?Oral presentation
Working together to prioritise and synthesise evidence about promising alternative models of healthcare delivery for a more sustainable health systemOral presentation
Working with policy makers to maximise the utility of EGMs: experiences of Exeter Policy and Research Programme Evidence Review FacilityOral presentation



Academic-clinical partnership for enhancing evidence-based healthcare in a Portuguese Context: a case study
Accelerating evidence synthesis for safety assessment through the platform: A large-scale feasibility analysis
A comparison of duplicate detection automation tools: a head-to-head comparison study
A comparison of two search filters for economic evaluations. The CADTH Narrow vs the NHS EED search filter
A conceptual framework of evidence synthesis for using real-world data to improve childhood cancer health outcomes and resource use in Egypt
A critical historical review shows mismatch between available evidence and related international guidelines recommendations: the case of advanced oesophageal cancer
ACURATE: a guide for reporting sham controls in trials using acupuncture
Adapting evidence-based peri-discharge complex interventions for reducing 30-day hospital readmissions among Heart Failure and COPD patients in Hong Kong
Addressing confusion in evidence synthesis: developing a structured taxonomy for informing the synthesis of evidence to inform policy and practice
Addressing racial health inequity: systematic review of systematic reviews
Adequacy of information on funding and financial conflicts of interest in clinical trial publications and how to obtain missing information: methodological study
A descriptive analysis of funding in research articles published in Revista médica de Chile between 2017-2021.
Adherence and quality of systematic reviews for automatically registered protocols: a PROSPERO register study
Adherence of Cochrane reviews and protocols to the Cochrane's risk of bias 2.0 tool
Adherence to non-financial conflicts of interest policy in Cochrane reviews where authors are also editorial board members
AI for Dummies: Do DistillerSR AI Tools Improve Screening Efficiency for Evidence Syntheses?
A living systematic map of human health impacts attributable to climate change
Alternative distributions for random effects meta-analysis model
A method for quantifying the generalizability of meta-analysis results in clinical practice: meta-epidemiologic cohort study approach with three eye-opening examples
Analysis of continuous outcomes when a large proportion of the data are zeroes
An analytical apparatus for including art-research evidence in a systematic review
A new online course on Campbell Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Methods
An exploration of knowledge translation in a wider audience by holding Cochrane evidence dissemination competitions via social media in China
An overview of Cochrane reviews of predictive, prognostic or prognostic modelling studies
An unusual diagnostic test accuracy review: challenges in study identification, data extraction and quality assessment
A passing grade? How risk communication strategies aligned with citizen's efforts to access health information during COVID-19: A rapid review
Applying a stepwise appraisal tool to determine the usefulness of systematic reviews in health technology assessments
A Pretrained Language Model for Classification of Cochrane Plain Languages Summaries on Conclusiveness of Recommendations
A question of balance : Sustainability and Ethics of drug pricing : A Systematic Review
A rapid, fit-for-purpose QES for a WHO guideline: processes and challenges
Are patient-reported outcomes evaluated in randomized controlled trials and meta-analyses regarding reconstruction methods after distal gastrectomy?
Are pilot trials associated with improved quality of full-scale trials: a comparison of trials with and without pilot trials
A repository of Cochrane nutrition systematic reviews: providing a nutrition lens on the Cochrane Library
A scientific initiation underpinned in free Cochrane materials is feasible and effective in delivering high-quality training to undergraduates.
A Scoping Review of Published and Ongoing Prospective Meta-Analyses in Health Research
Assessing spin bias in abstracts of systematic reviews from Revista médica de Chile between 2017-2021
Assessing the quality and completeness of health system guidelines and recommendations for pandemics using the AGREE-HS tool
Assessing the quality and completeness of health system guidelines and recommendations for pandemics using the AGREE-HS tool
Assessment of Reporting Guidelines and Trial Registration Requirements in Nursing Journals: A Decade-Long Review
AssociALi - Cochrane Associate Center: 18 months of activities dedicated to spreading a culture of EBM in Italy.
A test to assess claims about treatment effects for Spanish primary school children: the development and validation of the interactive CLAIM Test
A tool to assess risk of bias in studies estimating the prevalence of mental health disorders (RoB-PrevMH)
At the beginning of a public health emergency what’s the utility of a conducting a systematic review?
Attribution of credit in updated Cochrane reviews
A two-stage rapid umbrella review of interventions relevant to the Welsh context to support recruitment and retention of clinical staff
Authorship diversity among first authors of original investigation articles published in Revista Medica de Chile between 2017-2021
Automation of scoping reviews: towards the efficiency of systematic reviews
Barriers of Clinical Guidelines Implementation in China: A Systematic Review
Bias adjustment in meta-analysis using expert opinions
Bibliometric analysis of Barriers and Strategies for Clinical Guideline Implementation
Breastfeeding support and avoiding inappropriate breastmilk substitutes marketing in a neonatal ward in the Czech Republic
Building a research team: A Cochrane US Network experience focusing on racial health equity
Building Partnerships Across the Systematic Review Community in the United States: Efforts by the AHRQ EPC Program
Can the Cochrane RCT classifier be used to speed up screening for a qualitative evidence synthesis? A retrospective evaluation
Certainty of evidence from Cochrane Reviews on Neonatal Sepsis
Certainty of evidence matters: is it reported and interpreted in infertility journals?
Challenges and Achievements of Implementing Evidence-Based Psychology in Brazil
Challenges and promises of cultural adaption of the Claim Evaluation Tools – an on-going process of validation in Poland
Challenges in designing and delivering prognostic factor systematic reviews: experience from three reviews
Challenges in evaluating the quality of studies that report the minimal important difference (MID) estimates according to anchor-based methods
Challenges of systematic reviews in the field of traditional Chinese medicine
CHARMS and PROBAST at your fingertips: a template for data extraction and risk of bias assessment in systematic reviews of predictive models
Checklist for the application of the consensus approach in the development of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines
Classifying questions and matching them against forms of evidence: a new tool to better connect evidence demand and supply.
Clinical trials publication rate in Spain: how far have we come?
Clinical utility of overviews on adverse events of pharmacological interventions
Cochrane EPOC’s template for Qualitative Evidence Syntheses
Cochrane International Mobility Opportunity. A global exchange programme for the Cochrane Community
Cochrane Reviews and multimorbidity: past and future
Cochrane Russia for trusted evidence: moving forward through the years in numbers
Cochrane simplified Chinese translation and dissemination: a collaborative model of knowledge translation
Cochrane South Africa training – does it work to increase knowledge and skills in evidence-based healthcare?
Collaborating on the COVID-NMA initiative – working on a living mapping and living systematic review in a team effort
Collaboration across languages through the Cochrane network increases the amount of evidence
Combined p-values of baseline variables of randomized controlled trials published in 2022 indicate non-randomness beyond chance
Coming soon: A taxonomy has been developing for core outcomes in pediatric clinical trials
Community perspectives on the accessibility and relevance of research evidence on dietary supplements for cancer
Comparative analysis of clinical trials in psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy for treatment of depression
Comparison of diagnostic test accuracy estimates using the Multiple Thresholds Model based on complete and published cut-off data with a bimodal reporting pattern
Comparison of several systematic review process software tools among health care professionals: A questionnaire based survey.
Comparison of the methodological quality of RCTs using RoB-2 and JBI tools: performing of medical students
Competency profiles for Evidence-Informed Policy (EIPM): a rapid review
Competing events and in-hospital follow-up: issues to be aware of
Concept for teaching medical students evidence-based and Cochrane methods
Conflicts Of Interest and Risk of Bias In Systematic Reviews On Interventions For 6 Common Diagnoses in Primary Care
CONSENSYS: an instrument to support CONtextual SENsitivity in SYStematic reviews
Consistency of protocol and safety data reporting in clinical trial registrations and corresponding publications of interventions involving 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
Construction of minimum data set for core outcome set in real-world settings: A data-driven approach
Contextualizing evidence-based nurse-led peri-discharge interventions for reducing 30-day hospital readmissions using GRADE Evidence to Decision Framework: A Delphi study
Contribution of the new rehabilitation definition to possibly improve related Cochrane Systematic Reviews
Co-producing with children and young people on a meta-ethnography on experiences of chronic pain, treatments and services
Core outcome set development for intervention research on snakebite in South Asia: methodological case study
Creating accessible patient guidelines based on oncological evidence-based clinical practice guidelines
Crowdsourcing trainees in a living systematic review provided valuable experiential learning opportunities: a mixed-methods study
Current status of the national clinical research program producing trusted evidence in Korea
Decision makers find it difficult to compare and select similar systematic reviews based on quality, methods and results: a cross-sectional survey
Defining misinformation and related terms: a scoping review of the health-related literature
Determining the inter-reviewer reliability of literature screening for human and machine-assisted systematic reviews: A mixed methods review
Developing a diversity and inclusion Cochrane US Mentoring Program
Developing and piloting an adaptation of AMSTAR tool for systematic reviews of research priority setting exercises
Developing an Evidence-based Questionnaire and Evaluating Health Information Literacy for Chinese Residents
Developing a toolkit for Involving a multi-ethnic group in an evidence-based research process
Development and validation of an Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) model for assessing Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) competency
Development of a living registry of all randomised controlled trials in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
Development of a theoretical framework to support health-system guidance implementation using a critical interpretive synthesis approach
Difference between scoping reviews and mapping reviews in the evidence ecosystem
Differences in search strategies and output between Cochrane Reviews and matching Health Technology Assessment (HTA) report
Discrepancies between registered protocol and final publication in exercise interventions for chronic low back pain: a meta-research study
Discrepancies in effect estimates of randomized clinical trials between low/middle-income and high-income countries: A meta-research study
Disseminating Cochrane evidence in German via Instagram: Concept, channel performance and audience characteristics of our Insta channel “cochrane_deutschland”
Dissemination of Evidence-Based Medicine by Taiwan Evidence-Based Medicine Association
Diversity in the Pediatric Research Workforce: A Scoping Review of the Literature and Implications for Evidence Generation
Do basket clinical trials in oncology increase health benefits for patients?
Do healthcare professionals and consumers prefer reporting statements based on statistically significant differences or do they prefer non-binary options?
Do textbooks encourage critical thinking about health issues? A discourse analysis of Polish educational materials for primary schools.
Drug shortages in south-western China: a regional multi-source reporting data analysis
eBASE’ Translators Experience within Cochrane Translation
EBM on-line pilot course: from Brazil to El Salvador
Education and training for medical trainees and allied healthcare professionals: the use of online platforms
Engaging volunteer translators: the Malaysian experience
Enhancing knowledge translation through partnerships: an initiative to improve practice regarding nasogastric tube placement verification
Environmental scanning to assess climate change readiness across Canadian health systems
Epidemiology, reporting characteristics and PRISMA-NMA adherence of systematic reviews with network meta-analysis: a meta-research study
Epistemonikos Database of Randomized Trials: methods and preliminary results of a comprehensive, living database of trials
Equity Considerations in COVID-19 Vaccination Studies of Individuals With Autoimmune Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases
Equity in the development of COVID-19 formal recommendations and good practice statements
Establishing a Glocalization Methodology for Developing and Updating Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines: Taiwan experience.
Establishments of the Cochrane India Network: Sharing initial experiences
Estimates of the minimal important difference (MID) of outcomes related to female urinary incontinence outcomes: a systematic review
Estimating costs of lost productivity – examples of methodological shortcomings from an evaluation related to long-term sickness absence
Estudantes para Melhores Evidências - a student-driven blog of Evidence-Based Healthcare content supported by Cochrane
Evaluation of database contributions to a review on predictive analytics for disease progression: A SWAR using the R package CiteSource
Evaluation of the performance of five deduplication tools
Evaluation of the search methods in systematic reviews related to climate change and adverse effects on health published in 2022-2023.
Evidence Based Research Training School
Evidence-informed policies “Considerations for the use of medical cannabis: Control, effectiveness, and education support for patients, professionals and the community”
Evidence-Informed Policy-making (EIPM): developing an competency profile for Brazilian context
Evidence summaries to champion evidence-based humanitarian action and building resilient health systems
Evidence syntheses of the health risks of weather and climate-related exposures: A scoping review
Evidence synthesis methodologies used for questions relating to barriers and/or enablers in health care: a methodological scoping review
Evidence to inform decision-making during the Covid-19 pandemic: a Brazilian experience
EVIPNet Brazil Network, management and governance: a workshop with experts
Examining data visualisation formats used within Cochrane’s qualitative evidence reviews
Exploring incorporation of critical appraisal methods into rapid evidence reviews
Exploring the characteristics, reporting, and methods of systematic reviews including time-to-event meta-analyses and outcome analyses: A meta-epidemiological review
Exploring trial publication and research waste in COVID-19 randomised trials of hydroxychloroquine, corticosteroids, and vitamin D: a meta-epidemiological cohort study
Extreme Findings in Early Diagnostic Test Accuracy Studies
Facilitating global collaborations for pregnancy and pediatric biomarker research through a biobank database: the COPPER project
Fostering the evidence-based methodology in clinical practice guidelines development in the Czech healthcare system
Grading of recommendations in intensive care unit guidelines: A scoping review of existing methodological approaches
Helping the cause of trusted evidence: the work of Cochrane Germany, Austria and Switzerland
How can patient involvement promote systematic review development? Results of patient interview nested in a network meta-analysis
How is equity addressed in Cochrane reviews of lifestyle interventions for cardiovascular health?
How is Evidence Used in Pathology? Using Evidence Gap Maps to shine a light on existing practice and research needs.
How is quality analysis carried out for systematic reviews of nursing interventions?: umbrella review
How much confidence to put on health systems reviews?: a comparative assessment using AMSTAR-2 and ROBIS
How to assess the scientific integrity of the work of one author or author group?
How to avoid retraction of systematic reviews? a cross-sectional study
How to conduct deliberative or policy dialogues: an interactive methodological guideline
How well did the consensus methods apply in the guideline development of traditional Chinese medicine:A Web-Based Survey in China
Identification of authorship issues by using an authorship declaration form
Identifying candidate quality indicators of tools that support the practice of knowledge translation: A scoping review
Identifying evidence gaps in Chilean health research: A first step towards evidence-informed decision making and strategic research agendas.
Impact of Expectation Bias on Effect Estimates between Non-inferiority and Superiority Randomized Clinical Trials: Retrospective Cohort Study
Impact of pilot/feasibility studies in meta-analyses of acupuncture: a meta-epidemiological study
Impact of the Restoring Invisible & Abandoned Trials (RIAT) initiative on Cochrane evidence products
Implementation of an interactive electronic platform for verification of health claims using systematic reviews
Improving alignment between research priorities and needs of people with multiple sclerosis: A worldwide, multi-stakeholder priority setting exercise
Individual Participant Data (IPD) sharing plan statement: a Clinical Trial Registry perspective.
Information and promotional strategies by pharmaceutical companies for clinicians
Integrating the Cochrane Review Methodology for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis into an online learning course for medical students
Intensive education and facilitation: impact on practitioner understanding and use of evidence.
Inter-rater reliability of AMSTAR-2 in a review of systematic reviews about interventions to prevent adverse events in the intensive care unit
Introducing CiteSource: A new R package to explore source-level contributions to the stages of a systematic review
Introducing The Cochrane Nutrition & Public Health Thematic Group
Investigating Impact of Dietary Patterns: Can Consistent Findings Between Controlled Trials and Observational Evidence Improve Confidence?
Invited To Dinner But Not To The Table: Web Content Accessibility Evaluation For Persons With Disabilities.
Involving volunteers and educational professionals in the development and implementation of an evidence-based guideline to assist at-risk school children
Is baseline comparability related to treatment effect estimates in physical therapy randomised controlled trials? A meta-epidemiological study
Keeping non-English Cochrane evidence dissemination products up to date
Knee osteoarthritis guidelines lack a comprehensive consideration of multiple influencing factors from evidence to recommendations
Knowledge mobilization of covid-19 evidence-based health recommendations for parents: a multi-methods randomised trial
Landscape of nutrition or diet-related randomised controlled trials: data from protocols published between 2012 and 2022
Landscape surveillance as part of a living systematic review: an experience with observational COVID-19 vaccine studies
Librarian Instruction on Methods for Evidence Synthesis: An Ethnographic Study
Low methodological quality of systematic reviews on acupuncture: a cross-sectional study
Low quality corneal disease systematic reviews limit the amount of usable evidence for informing practice guidelines
Malaysian experience of training journalists in understanding research evidence: A Cochrane Geographic Groups Consumer Engagement and Involvement Challenge Fund project
Managing high volumes of evidence in systematic reviews: an umbrella review of approaches in Covid-19 vaccine reviews
Mapping the Evidence Related to Health and Climate Change Mitigation
Measuring the impact of zero-cases studies in evidence synthesis practice using the harms index and benefits index (Hi-Bi)
Mentorship, Community, and Evidence Synthesis Across Borders: Experiences of Cochrane US Year 2 Mentees
Meta-analyses of trials with low and high risk of bias in the randomisation domain may yield substantially different results
metaHelper versus the Cochrane handbook – assessing the performance of a new web-based tool to calculate statistical measures needed for meta-analyses
metan: a comprehensive update to the popular user-written meta-analysis package for Stata
Methodological and reporting quality of pharmacoepidemiology studies using the target trial emulation framework: a systematic review
Methodological and reporting quality of search strategies of systematic reviews evaluating the therapeutic use of cannabis derivatives and their synthetic analogues. Meta-epidemiological study
Methodological approaches for developing and reporting Living Evidence synthesis
Methodological challenges in systematic reviews of mHealth interventions: survey, expert workshop, and recommendations
Methodological challenges regarding climate change and health in evidence-based medicine- Presentation of discussions from the german congress for EbM 2023
Methodological quality assessment should move beyond design specificity
Methodological quality of systematic reviews on Alzheimer's disease treatments
Methodological quality of systematic reviews on physical exercise for breast cancer patients. Meta-epidemiological study.
Methodological quality of systematic reviews on treatments for Parkinson’s disease: A cross-sectional study
Methodological rigour of systematic reviews used to inform the 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans
Methods and processes for the production of Cochrane Rapid Reviews
Methods for conducting a living evidence profile on mpox: an evidence map of the literature
Multiple methods needed to ensure findings are relevant to stakeholders in a complex health systems review of lay health workers
Multi-Stakeholder Engagement in Evidence Synthesis
Nocturnal enuresis in children: Rapid scoping review and semi-structured interviews to inform development of a core outcome set
One in five recent systematic reviews in high-impact sports science journals assessed the certainty of evidence: a systematic meta-epidemiological review
Overcoming challenges in network meta-analyses of non-pharmacological trials: Experiences from a Cochrane review on physical exercise in Parkinson´s disease
Overlapping of primary studies in a review of systematic reviews on interventions to prevent adverse events
Overview of Cochrane Systematic Reviews synthesised as an evidence map
Participation of stakeholders in the Development of a Clinical Guideline focused on decreasing the COVID-19 transmission risk in dentistry
Partnering with Public and Patients: The Vital Role of Panels in Research and Governance
Patient-reported outcome measures in child health: an overview of reviews
Peer reviewers’ conflicts of interest in biomedical research: a scoping review of empirical studies
PEMS: Participatory evidence synthesis in multiple sclerosis and complementary therapies
Platform trials during the COVID-19 pandemic – Challenges in identification and maintenance in the Cochrane COVID-19 Study Register (CCSR)
Pooled risk differences - a comparison between estimates from randomised controlled trials and estimates from propensity score-matched non-RCTs
Post COVID-19 – lessons from a living systematic literature search on treatment and rehabilitation
Practical implications of assessing the risk of bias in a Cochrane review with alternative tools
Practising reflexivity in systematic reviews – what can we learn from qualitative research for all types of reviews?
Preconception risk factors and interventions to prevent adverse maternal, perinatal, and child health outcomes.
Predatory Publishing in Evidence Synthesis is everyone’s problem
Prespecification of subgroup analyses and examination of treatment-subgroup interactions in cancer individual participant data meta-analyses are suboptimal
Prevention and control of surgical site infection: preliminary results of a best practice implementation project
Prioritizing the needs of first aid evidence users: a priority exercise by Cochrane First Aid
Promoting research transparency - Interventions to improve the publication and dissemination of trial evidence: A scoping review
Promoting the findings of Cochrane systematic reviews in dental practice through Live Webinars : Unveiling the Experiences
Qualitative evidence synthesis by storyboarding and storytelling: Treatment adherence
Quality Appraisal of Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines Developed in Taiwan
Quality Evaluation and Reporting Specification for Real-World Evidence of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Quality of report of the clinical quantitative research by area of investigation on the Revista Médica de Chile between years 2017-2021
Rapid evidence identification in reviews of post-COVID syndrome: inclusion of preprint sources and timeliness of review completion
Rapid Evidence Production Service to Support Health Decision Making– Experience of the Brazilian Ministry of Health
Rapid scoping review of brazilian and international evidence on programs and initiatives that promote the use of evidence in decision-making.
Rate and time to the publication of Latin American systematic reviews indexed in PROSPERO: A meta-epidemiological study.
READ-It project: catalysing influential nutrition evidence synthesis and capacity building in LMICs
Recommendations to keep a living systematic review alive during a pandemic
Reporting gap of randomized clinical trials registered in Western Mexico, a cross-sectional study
Reporting of Risk of Bias 2 (RoB2) in Cochrane protocols and reviews
Reporting of systematic reviews that synthesize studies of prevalence: Assessment of 1150 reviews using the PRISMA 2009 guideline
Reproducibility in Systematic Reviews used to Inform Clinical Practice Guidelines
Revolutionizing Systematic Reviews and Meta-analysis with Innovative Software Solutions
Risk of Bias 2 tool: the user's point of view
Risk of bias and reporting quality of randomised controlled trials, systematic reviews and meta-analyses in paediatric surgery: a cross-sectional study
Risk of bias assessment in systematic review with network meta-analysis: a meta-research study with AMSTAR-2, ROBIS and the ROB-NMA tool
Risk of bias assessment tools used in non-Cochrane reviews of interventions: a meta-epidemiologic study
Risk of bias of a set of primary studies across systematic reviews showed highly heterogeneous assessments: A methodological analysis within an overview
Risk Ratio vs Odds Ratio: Optimal presentation in GRADE evidence profiles
Scoping and question refinement for systematic reviews commissioned by policy customers
Setting up National Health Research Priorities in Malaysia through evidence gap maps
Simplifying Cochrane Systematic Reviews with AI for Improved Shared Decision Making
Spanish Society of Medical Oncology (SEOM) guidelines are methodologically good but with opportunities for improvement: a critical appraisal using AGREE II and AGREE-REX
Spin bias in clinical trials of cannabis derivatives and their synthetic analogues: a meta-epidemiologic study
Stakeholders’ perceptions and experiences of animal assisted interventions for people with dementia: a qualitative evidence synthesis engaging patient and public
Strategies for communicating scientific evidence on healthcare to managers and population: scoping review
Supporting evidence-based decisions of the Brazilian Regulatory Agency for Supplementary Healthcare: a case study
Supporting evidence-based judicial decisions in Brazil: a case study
Synthesis without meta-analysis when assessing effects of return-to-work interventions – experiences from a systematic review
Systematic review protocol registration: the perspectives of researchers, peer-reviewers, and journal editors through an online survey
Systematic reviews in child and adolescent mental health and welfare: Systematic mapping
Teaching secondary school students to think critically about health information and choices: cluster-randomized trials in Kenya, Rwanda, and Uganda.
The association of sensitivity and specificity with disease prevalence: Analysis of 5,925 diagnostic test accuracy studies
The comparability of clinical characteristics between single-arm trials and objective performance criteria in clinical research
The ExME initiative: a two-year experience in Knowledge Translation among Spanish-speaking students
The Fragility of Statistically Significant Findings from Depression Randomized Controlled Trials
The GRADE-CERQual iSoQ tool: a new online software for streamlining confidence assessments of qualitative evidence for decision-making
The impact of blinding on trial results: a systematic review and meta-analysis
The impact of database choices on systematic review results: a case study using Cochrane cardiac rehabilitation reviews and implications for future rapid reviews
The importance of a multidisciplinary team in developing an evidence-based guideline on first aid for road safety in Africa
The ISSG Search Filter Resource: improving the efficiency and quality of searches for studies for systematic reviews
The Library of Guidance for Health Scientists (LIGHTS) - introduction and outlook
the methodological and reporting quality of scoping reviews in China: A scoping review
The Risk of Bias 2 tool is Underutilised in Cochrane Intervention Reviews: Findings from a Cross-Sectional Survey
The use of Cochrane reviews in Health Technology Assessment in Japan
The value of Cochrane reviews for informing health decisions on optimal use of albumin
Three living systematic reviews to inform living guideline recommendations in Germany: lessons learned
Title: Effective Knowledge Translation: Lessons from a Three-Day Interactive Cochrane Standard Author Training Webinar
Training for awareness on using Cochrane Library in Ministry of Health, Malaysia
Training on critical appraisal and scientific production for health residents and preceptors in Brazil
Transfers between Cochrane review Groups to sharpen profile and facilitate the work of Cochrane authors
Transfusion Evidence Round-ups’: an ISBT/SRI collaboration with a goal to share knowledge to improve transfusion practice worldwide.
Transparency of COVID-19-related research: A meta-research study
Transparent and traceable data science-based real-world evidence (DS-RWE) producing: framework and practice in traditional Chinese medicine
Trials we cannot trust: investigating their impact on systematic reviews and clinical guidelines in spinal pain
Trustworthy stopping criteria for reliable work savings from machine learning prioritised screening
Updating Searches for Evidence Synthesis: The good, the bad and the ugly
Use and acceptability of third-party network meta-analysis tools in conducting reviews among Cochrane authors
Use of GRADE in Dentistry Systematic Reviews: A Methodological Study
User-testing of a decision support tool for multiple treatment options with NMA data to facilitate guideline development: A qualitative study
Using a systematic review to develop a taxonomy of uncertainties in health care to structure the design of future participatory research
Using existing systematic reviews to identify the evidence gaps for resilient health systems: a novel methodology
Using Real-World Evidence to Augment Systematic Review Findings
: Using the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development, and Evaluations approach to report the conclusions in a non-inferiority randomized clinical trial.
Values and preferences in asthma patients for health care decision making: a systematic literature review.
Web-based training packages to enhance evidence-informed policy-making for health in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
What determinants of public health research activity contextualise embedded researcher roles? A qualitative investigation in English local government
What is the definition of "evidence" in Health Sciences?
What we do in the shadows: Interviews with methodologists on synthesis methods when meta-analysis is not possible for all studies
Why we need a new Cochrane Thematic Group on Person-centred care, Health Systems and Public Health


Monday, September 4, 2023
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMCochrane Evidence Synthesis and Methods Editorial Board meeting - By Invitation Only
7:30 AM - 8:45 AMCochrane Scholars Workshop for American Academy of Otolaryngology HNS - By Invitation Only
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMEmergency and Critical Care: Save lives - By Invitation Only
12:45 PM - 2:00 PMCochrane Hypertension - By Invitation Only
12:45 PM - 2:00 PMCochrane US Network Meeting 1 - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMAdverse Effects Methods Group
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMICTRP: trial results display and search functionality
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMInformation Specialist Peer Review - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMPRISMA-QES Development meeting - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMScandinavian GRADE Network
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMSexual & Reproductive Health - Steering group - By Invitation Only
Tuesday, September 5, 2023
7:30 AM - 8:45 AMCochrane Francophone Network - By Invitation Only
7:30 AM - 8:45 AMCochrane Statistical Methods Group
7:30 AM - 8:45 AMIberoamerican Network Meeting
7:30 AM - 8:45 AMInformation Retrieval Methods Group Annual meeting
7:30 AM - 8:30 AMNutrition & Physical Activity TG - By Invitation Only
7:30 AM - 8:45 AMStudy within a review (SWAR) network meeting
12:30 PM - 2:15 PMCochrane Fields
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMConsumer Executive Meeting - By Invitation Only
12:30 PM - 1:15 PMRapid Reviews Methods Group (First half) - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMBias Methods Group
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMCochrane Skin Meeting - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMCochrane Thematic Groups - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMGELA - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMInformation Specialists - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMMultimodality methods meeting
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMPrognosis Methods Group / Cochrane Handbook for Prognosis Reviews - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMQualitative and Implementation Methods Group Meeting - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMTranslation project managers - By Invitation Only
1:15 PM - 2:00 PMRapid Reviews Methods Group (Second half)
Wednesday, September 6, 2023
7:30 AM - 8:45 AMAnnual Methods Groups Convenors and Staff meeting - By Invitation Only
7:30 AM - 8:45 AMFuture of Evidence Synthesis programme team meeting - By Invitation Only
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMAcute and Emergency Care
12:45 PM - 2:00 PMCochrane US Network Meeting 2 - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMCIS Exec meeting - By invitation only - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMCochrane Methods Executive meeting - By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMCochrane Person-Centred Care, Health Systems and Public Health Thematic Group
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMConsumers at the Colloquium
1:00 PM - 1:30 PMPool of IS who volunteer to assist with Search Peer Review for CET- By Invitation Only
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMSystematic Review Proposal Vetting for AAO-HNS Cochrane Scholars - By Invitation Only