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Developing a Protocol for a Cochrane Systematic Review

29 November – 1 December 2016

Penang Medical College, Penang, Malaysia

This 3-day workshop on Developing a Protocol for a Cochrane Systematic Review is for individuals that are in the process of or are considering authoring a Cochrane systematic review. It is most suited to authors who already have a registered title, but authors who have not identified a title will also benefit from the course and will be given assistance to develop a title.

Course outline

This is a three-day course. It begins with an introduction to the Cochrane Collaboration and a brief overview of the format of a protocol for a systematic review. A mixture of presentations and small group activities gives participants the opportunity to develop and refine their own protocols. This workshop also covers formulating clinical questions, locating studies, appraising risk of bias and writing the methods section of a protocol.


Please download this Registration Cochrane 2016 and fax the completed form to Ms Nila Pillai @ Fax: 04-2284285 by 22nd November 2016. A place will be secured upon receipt of payment (or scanned or faxed copy of LPO).

Nila Pillai
Cochrane Coordinating Site
Penang Medical College
10450 Georgetown, Penang

Tel: 04-228 7171 Ext 3209
Fax: 04-228 4285
Email: nila@pmc.edu.my
Registration Fee: RM650
Closing date: 22 November 2016