Course Title : Introduction to systematic reviews of health research: Short course
Duration: 10 Mar, 2020 - 12 Mar, 2020
Hosted by : icddr,b
Published On : 31 October, 2019
Close Date : 29 February, 2020Location : Seminar Room-1, icddr,b View Detail
Introduction to systematic reviews of health research: Short course
Dates: 10-12 March 2020
Venue: Sasakawa International Training Centre, Seminar Room 1, icddr,b, Dhaka
Training Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
The increasing amount of research information produced each year makes it impossible for users of health research to evaluate and keep up-to-date with the new evidence. The systematic reviews can play a vital role in providing reliable syntheses of research for evidence-based decision-making for users of research evidence. The introductory course is aimed at individuals who have a basic understanding of statistics and epidemiological study designs and wish to take a good grasp of all aspects of systematic review, and willing to pursue subsequent advance courses on systematic reviews.
The training will provide participants with a basis of understanding of the principles, methods and implications of systematic reviews in evidence informed policy and practice. At the end of the course, the participants will be able to:
The course will follow a participatory learning approach. It includes lecture discussions, case studies, group work and hands-on practical sessions.
Resource persons are from icddr,b and from outsides who have long experience.
Medium of instruction
Staff members from the scientific track of icddr,b at GS4 to NOB level who are interested in systematic review and involved in strategic planning; monitoring and evaluation; development and research program.
USD 225 (Two Hundred and Twenty Five Dollar) to be supported by SIDA through Research Administration (RA), icddr,b.
[The course fee includes tuition fee, training materials, and coffee/tea (morning and evening) and lunch but does not include accommodation, travel or any other incidental expenses].
Registration and Application
All interested participants must apply for registration through online with Budget Code (27214322) from Research Administration (RA).
Selection and confirmation of admission of participants
Participants will be selected based on first come first serve basis. However, preference will be given to those who are already engaged in writing or planning to write manuscripts. Also, female candidates will get preference as per icddr,b policy. Only the selected participants will be notified by email or SMS or over telephone.
Each participant will be awarded with a certificate only after successful completion of the course.
For further information:
Dr. Mohammad Habibur Rahman Sarker
Technical Training Unit
Last date of application: 29 February 2020
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