The online course is specifically designed for psychiatrists, psychologists, mental health professionals, mental health pharmacists and neuroscientists with an interest in evidence synthesis and evidence-based practice, although it is open to anyone.
Professor Andrea Cipriani, course director, said:
'I'm delighted to be running the third virtual edition of the Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis course. Our collaborative training sessions give students access to the best expertise in a real-time environment, thanks to the online format. We look forward to welcoming people on 4 October.'
The following topics will be covered:
- Search strategy
- Basic concepts on statistical analysis of RCTs
- Study selection
- Risk of bias
- Reporting of results (PRISMA guidelines)
- Performing a meta-analysis (theory and practice with Review Manager, R and STATA)
- Paper submission
- Practical project presentation
Past students have said about the course:
'An insightful and challenging opportunity'
'Well-run with great efforts to keep it interactive, motivating and encouraging.'
3 days standard £600
3 days discounted £550
(discount applies to PhD students, NHS Trust and University of Oxford employees)
To register online.