Methods Related Training Courses

September 11-13 2019

University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of diagnostic test accuracy 2019

The course is designed for individuals undertaking health technology assessment, health service researchers and healthcare professionals interested in understanding key issues in the design and conduct of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) studies. 

June 19-21 2019

Keele University, Keele, UK

2019 Prognosis Research: Concepts, Methods and Clinical Application International Summer School

During this course you will learn how to design, undertake and interpret prognosis research to improve patient outcomes based on the PROGRESS framework. The course also includes systematic reviews of prognosis studies.

July 1-3 2019

UMC Utrecht Julius Centre, Utrecht, Netherlands

Systematic reviews and meta-analysis of prognosis studies

A three day workshop targeted at people who wish to learn how to summarise evidence of prognosis studies. We will discuss and practice how to define your prognosis review question, how to search the literature, how to critically asses the quality of primary prognosis studies, whihc statistical methods to use for meta-analysis of the results of primary prognosis studies, how to use these methods and how to interpret and report the findings.


Please visit the Cochrane Training website to find upcoming Cochrane training events, including face-to face workshops, courses, and webinars.