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The Red Cochrane Iberoamericana trains people to use and produce research evidence summaries, conduct research evidence searches, and appraise scientific papers. They do this efficiently with a global and well coordinated network across the region. They deliver their support in the four languages of the region and are excellent at developing methodological work.

XXI Cochrane Colloquim 2013        

Cochrane – PAHO Award 2013

The subject of the 2013 award is Prevention of chronic noncommunicable diseases through healthy lifestyles. This award aims to promote research on healthy lifestyles as a means of preventing noncommunicable diseases and will be awarded to a systematic review and protocol that answer questions about prevention of chronic noncommunicable diseases that are relevant to the Americas. For more information on this award click here

Premio Cochrane-OPS Anuncio Latinclen-Cochrane 2012  

Deadline to submit works: Works must be either published in the Cochrane Library or submitted to the research team by  May 31 2013 in order to be published in the Cochrane Library. Please send manuscripts to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and indicate PAHO Award-Cochrane 2013 on the subject line.

 Previous awards:

 2011 Barcelona  

 2010 Keystone

Press Release

  • Cochrane Colloquium: The 19th Cochrane Colloquium, themed “Scientific Evidence for Health Care Quality and Patient Safety,” witnessed a strong, Latin American presence in Madrid. From the invitation to Dr. Roses to be a panelist altin the opening general assembly and Luis Gabriel Cuervo and Ludovic Reveiz participating in the scientific committee of the Colloquium, to the delivery of the PAHO – Cochrane award during the closing ceremony the Colloquium offered PAHO an opportunity to share space and network with strategic partners such as Instituto Carlos III, AECID, LATINCLEN, RIMAIS, Equator, etc. In an intense week, the research team coordinated a number of workshops, participated in several working sessions, and presented five posters

  • Red Cochrane Iberoamericana Website

  • 2011 PAHO-Cochrane Iberoamericana Award: Health Agenda for the Americas


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