Co-convenor, Jesse Berlin, recipient of prestigious award
We would like to congratulate PMA MG co-convenor, Dr Jesse Berlin, who was chosen as the 2013 recipient of the Harvard School of Public Health’s Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award. Dr Berlin was presented with this award on October 31st, 2013 in recognition of his achievements in education, scientific collaboration, and statistical methodology as well as his leadership in the pharmaceutical industry.
First Cochrane Prospective Meta-Analysis protocol published in 2010
2010 saw the first ever publication of a Prospective Meta-Analysis (PMA) protocol within Cochrane, entitled "Misoprostol for cervical priming prior to IUD insertion in nulliparous women" by Turok, Simonsen and Schulz (2010, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD008278. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008278).