Review on nutrition support for hospitalised adults published
See the review at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD011598.pub2/full
WHO/Cochrane/Cornell University Summer Institute for Systematic Reviews in Nutrition for Global Policy Making: 24 July to 4 August 2017
Cornell University is hosting the 4th Annual Summer Institute, from 24 July to 4 August 2017, which brings together experts from the World Health Organization (WHO), Cochrane, and Cornell University to train participants in the development of systematic reviews of nutrition interventions in populations.
Let’s Talk Nutrition: Stakeholder consultation on priorities for nutrition evidence synthesis, 3 April 2017
Cochrane Nutrition held a stakeholder meeting on 3 April 2017 in Geneva with the aim of developing an initial list of priority topics for nutrition evidence synthesis. This will help Cochrane Nutrition establish a strategic plan to guide review production and dissemination; build and support review teams; and, strengthen methods for synthesising nutrition evidence over the next three years. The consultation involved representatives from various stakeholder groups within and outside of Cochrane with an interest in nutrition evidence synthesis.
Cochrane Nutrition presents workshop on applying systematic reviews in evidence-informed public health nutrition guideline development
A workshop was presented by Cochrane Nutrition in Cape Town on 31 August 2016 as part of World Nutrition 2016, a conference organised by the World Public Health Nutrition Association.
Nutrition Congress 2016 - Workshop on Evidence-informed nutrition: getting the evidence right
In September 2016 Cochrane Nutrition presented a workshop on evidence-informed nutrition at the National Nutrition Congress in Somerset West outside Cape Town.Through an interactive approach, the workshop addressed the principles of evidence‐informed nutrition, understanding the differences between systematic and traditional narrative reviews, and on how to read and interpret systematic reviews.The workshop was attended by stakeholders from national government and the private and academic sectors.
Exploratory meeting for Cochrane Nutrition field, Cape Town 2015
An exploratory meeting with interested stakeholders was held in Cape Town on 21 and 22 August 2015, where the draft proposal for the Cochrane Nutrition Field was presented and relevant issues related to nutrition reviews and evidence were discussed. This led to the development of the proposal and sub