Introduction to Cochrane systematic reviews July 2017 - Awka

Call for applications

Cochrane Nigeria, is organizing a 2-day training workshop on Introduction to Cochrane Systematic Reviews and Evidence-based Medicine.

Date:               13th – 14th July 2017

Venue:            Seminar room, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital Awka

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 fill the registration form here and email the completed form to  and copy

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 5000 naira 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 Plc                                              Account number: 0012810081

Account nameNigeria Effective Health Care Alli 

Please return scanned copy of the bank teller along with the completed registration form by email attachment to  and copy

CPD Credits: 5 points Medical and Dental Council approved CME credit units will be awarded to participants at the end of the workshop.

Deadline for Applications:  19 June 2017

Successful applicants will be contacted in writing by 26 June 2017

Further enquiries: Dr .Ifeanyichukwu Ezebialu- 08034723600        Dr. OlabisiOduwole       -08056071976