Training

Cochrane Colloquium - 2019
During the Cochrane Colloquium in Santiago, Chili, 2019 (22-25 October) we will offer the following four workshops:
1.   Systematic reviews of prognosis studies I: Introduction, design and protocol of systematic reviews of prognosis studies
2.   Systematic reviews of prognosis studies II: Risk of bias assessment in systematic reviews of prognosis studies
3.   Systematic reviews of prognosis studies III: Meta-analytical approaches in systematic reviews of prognosis studies
4.   Systematic reviews of prognosis studies IV: The use of GRADE for assessing the certainty of evidence for questions of overall prognosis and prognostic factors
More information, including the time schedule, will be published soon via the Colloquium website.

Past events:
Systematic reviews and meta-analysis of prognosis studies
1-3 July, 2019 (Utrecht, The Netherlands)

A three-day workshop targeted at people who wish to learn how to summarise evidence of prognosis studies. In this three-day workshop we discuss and practice how to define your prognosis review question, how to search the literature, how to critically assess the quality of primary prognosis studies, which statistical methods to use for a meta-analysis of the results of primary prognosis studies, how to use these methods and how to interpret and report the findings.
More information and registration.

Prognosis Research: Concepts, Methods and Clinical Application International Summer School
19-21 June, 2019 (Keele university, UK)

A 3-day summer school on prognosis research. 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. Visit the course page for more information and view the time-table here.

Cochrane Colloquium - 2018
We offered a full suite of PMG workshops at the 2018 Cochrane Colloquium, in Edinburgh, Scotland. All workshop material can be downloaded here.