The 22nd. Cochrane Colloquium whose main theme was: "Evidence-Informed Public Health: Opportunities and Challenges", took place at the International Conventions Center of Hyderabad in India. The Department of Knowledge Management, Bioethics and Research (KBR) is exhibiting pdf a poster on the "Adherence to reporting guidelines in biomedical journals of Latin America". The poster will present the results of a study that evaluated the awareness and knowledge of journal editors, indexed in LILACS, with regards to research reporting guidelines. The colloquium provides the host-country and host-region the unique opportunity to have a significant impact on sanitary decision-making at the national and regional levels as they will help to promote the use of the evidence which will improve health of the local and global populations.
It will be soon be available on the Canada Cochrane website as well as the Iberoamerican Cochrane Centre website.