Organizing Committees

Local Organizing Committee (LOC)

This group leads the organization of the Colloquium.
All other Committees report back to the LOC.


Gabriel Rada (Chair)
Jo Anthony
Marcela Cortés
Nick Goodhew
Martin Janczyk
Eva Madrid
Paulina Ojeda
Luis Ortiz
Lydia Parsonson
Pamela Serón
Jana Stojanova
Julio Villanueva
Sarah Watson
Caroline Windsor

Scientific Programme Committee

Plans the scientific content for the Colloquium
programme. The Workshop and Abstract Sub-Committees report into this committee.

Tomás Pantoja (Chair)
Marcelo Arancibia
Claudia Asenjo
Xavier Bonfill
Alonso Carrasco-Labra
Jeremy Grimshaw
Eva Madrid
Karla Soares-Weiser
David Tovey
Carlos Zaror

Consumer Stipend Committee

Manage the submission and reviewing process for 
Cochrane Consumers applying for funding.

Richard Morley (Chair)
Lydia Parsonson (Administrator)
Nancy Fitton
Anne Lyddiatt
Joy Oliver
Sara Yaron

LMIC/UMIC Stipends Committee

Manage the submission and reviewing process for 
attendees from Low-, Middle- and Upper Middle-
Income Countries (LMIC/UMIC) applying for funding.

Marcela Cortés (Chair)
Lydia Parsonson (Administrator)
Netzahualpilli
Delgado-Figueroa, Cochrane Mexico
Luís Eduardo Santos Fontes, Cochrane Brazil - Rio de Janeiro Affiliate
Carlos Grillo-Ardila, Cochrane Andes
Martin Meremikwu, Cochrane Nigeria
Barbara Nussbaumer-Streit, Cochrane Austria
Elizabeth Pienaar, Cochrane South Africa
Marta Roqué i Figuls, Cochrane Iberoamerica

Mario Tristán, Cochrane Central America and Spanish Caribbean

Communications Committee

Manage the communications, marketing and web for the event.

Muriah Umoquit (Interim Chair)
Jo Anthony
Rocio Fuentes
Nick Goodhew
Lydia Parsonson
Jana Stojanova

Sponsorship Committee

Manage the sponsorship, exhibition and stipends for the event.

Kathelene Weiss (Interim chair)
Jo Anthony
Marcela Cortés
Billy Fahey
Jana Stojanova