Call for applications
Cochrane Nigeria, in conjunction with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos State, Nigeria is organizing a 2-day training workshop on Introduction to Evidence-based Medicine and Systematic Reviews.
Date: 27th – 28th July 2017
Venue: Surgical Skills Centre, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos
Time: 9 : 00 AM Daily
At the end of the training, participants will be able to:
1. Understand basic concepts of systematic reviewing and meta-analysis
2. Perform critical appraisal of a clinical trial or review article
3. Develop a protocol for a systematic review
4. Develop a search strategy and perform essential electronic database search
5. Navigate the Cochrane library
How to apply: Interested participants should download and complete the registration form (download form here).
Note: Registration will be on “first come first served” basis since the spaces available for this workshop are limited.
Registration Fee: Participants will be expected to pay a registration fee of N20,0000 only, to cover the cost of workshop materials, lunch and refreshment. Interested applicants should pay the registration fee to the following bank account:
Bank: UNION BANK Idi-Araba. Account number: 0007434151
Account name: Faculty of Clinical Sciences College of Medicine University of Lagos
CPD Credits: 5 Medical and Dental Council approved CME credit units will be awarded to participants at the end of the workshop.
Deadline for Applications: 07 July 2017
Successful applicants will be contacted in writing by 14 July 2017.
Further enquiries: Dr. Babasola Okusanya - 08035802349 Dr. Olabisi Oduwole -08056071976