An Introduction to Systematic Reviews & Meta-Analyses

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Date Published:
18 Jun 2018
Contact person:
f.forsyth@neura.edu.au
Event date: 
Monday, 18 June 2018 - 10:00am to Tuesday, 19 June 2018 - 4:00pm

This introductory workshop provides a step-by-step, hands-on learning experience that will equip the
participant with the basic tools to conduct a high-quality systematic review and meta-analysis.

The course will be delivered in an informal, hands-on environment. Participants will need to bring their
own laptop (Mac or PC) with the requested software which is freely available for download.

Day 1:
• Why conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis
• Submitting a protocol
• Searching the literature
• Managing search results
• Extracting data
• Quality assessing included studies
• Reporting guidelines for publication

Day 2:
• Choosing effect sizes, statistical models and methods
• Data entry and analysis using Comprehensive Meta-Analysis 3 (CMA3)
• Assessing moderators
• Assessing heterogeneity
• Assessing publication bias
• Quality assessing the pooled evidence

Open to: 
Medicine staff
Location: 
John and Betty Lynch Seminar Room, NeuRA, Level 3
Cost: 
$150.oo
Number of seats available: 
20
Contact for inquiries: 
f.forsyth@neura.edu.au