Special Sessions

Nine special sessions will be part of the 2019 Cochrane Colloquium Scientific Programme. Chosen for their innovative content, relevance to the Colloquium theme of "Embracing diversity", and their importance to Cochrane, these Sessions will be presented during Concurrent Sessions in the Programme. More information on these Sessions and their scheduled times will be provided soon. 

Special Session Title

Facilitators

¡Bienvenido a Cochrane! (Welcome Aboard, Cochrane!) [in Spanish]Juan Victor Ariel Franco, Yanina Sguassero, Agustín Ciapponi,  Anna Noel-Storr, Chris Champion, Celina Gialdini
Mentoring of non-English speaking authors in Cochrane: what options are out there?Sera Tort, Marta Roqué i Figuls, Chris Champion,  Tamara Kredo, Graciela Castellano, Jesús López-Alcalde, Alicia Aleman
Translation activities in 2019 and beyond: challenges and opportunities for a diverse, and globally successful organisationJuliane Ried, Xavier Bonfill Cosp
Embracing diversity in engagement and involvement – meeting the challenge of engaging and involving healthcare consumers in the production and dissemination of Cochrane evidence that meets the needs of its global audienceRichard Morley
Translating and contextualising learning resources for informed health choicesSarah Rosenbaum,  Andy Oxman, Laura Martínez García, Giordano Pérez-Gaxiola, Anel Schoonees, Celeste Naude, Vanesa Mora Ringle, Malgorzata Bala
Use of evidence for decision-making in health  [in Spanish]Dino Sepúlveda, Cristián Mansilla, Paloma Herrera, Catherine de la Puente
Conflicts of the interested: Understanding and engaging  "non-financial" interests in systematic reviewsQuinn Grundy, Elie Akl, Ruth Foxlee, Lisa Bero
Living OVerview of the Evidence (L·OVE): Eradicating search and screening by 2020Gabriel Rada, Gonzalo A Bravo-Soto, Agustín Ciapponi, Demián Glujovsky, Julio Villanueva, Francisca Verdugo, Luis Ortiz-Muñoz, Rocío Bravo, Juan Victor Ariel Franco, Maria Ximena Rojas-Reyes, Marcela Cortés Jofré, Nicolás Meza, Eva Madrid, Macarena Morel Morambio, Juan Vásquez, Damián Garrido, Marcelo Pérez
Cochrane and complex reviews: methodological advances in the new Cochrane HandbookSue Brennan, Miranda Cumpston, Julian Higgins, Joanne McKenzie, James Thomas, Vivian Welch