Introduction to Cochrane systematic reviews workshop - Enugu

Call for applications

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

Date:               30th November- 1st December, 2017

Venue:            Research Resource Center (RRC), Institute of Maternal & Child Health, College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus (old site of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Enugu).

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 non-refundable registration fee of ten thousand naira only (N10,000) to cover the cost of workshop materials, lunch and refreshment.

Interested applicants should return the completed registration form by email attachment to and copy

If your application is successful you will be asked to pay the registration fee into the account below and forward the scanned copy of the bank teller to us to confirm your attendance.            

Bank: Union Bank Plc                                              Account number: 0012810081

Account name: Nigeria Effective Health Care Alli 

Deadline for Applications:  15th November 2017

Successful applicants will be contacted in writing by 20th November 2017

Further enquiries: Dr .Ifeanyichukwu Ezebialu- 08034723600        Dr. Olabisi Oduwole  -08056071976