Would you like to write an Evidently Cochrane blog?

Something we, and our readers, really value about our blogs is that they often go beyond summarizing Cochrane evidence to include experience and expertise from people for whom that evidence may be relevant.

We now have blogs in four ‘Evidence for Everyday’ series, written primarily for nurses, midwives, allied health professionals and patients/anyone making health choices, and blogs outside these series too. We really want to hear these voices in our blogs and have ‘real world’ perspectives on the evidence – and on the missing bits. Those missing bits might be where no reliable evidence exists, where research has failed to explore things that matter most to people, or perhaps where there are barriers to being able to find and use research.

In short, Evidently Cochrane needs you! We would like to invite expressions of interest in blogging for us. We don’t pay for blogs, but it’s a great thing to do for your Continuing Professional Development! There are two ways to contribute. You can either write a whole blog, or a shorter piece for inclusion in a blog. Our Guide to blogging will give you some useful information. Please note, we are not looking for people to blog for us on a regular basis, and submission of a blog does not guarantee publication.

New Cochrane evidence is being published all the time, in the Cochrane Library.

If you are interested in blogging about a Cochrane Review (or Reviews), or have an area of interest/expertise about which relevant blogs may be published in one of our four Everyday series, please complete the form below.

Students, of any discipline, interested in blogging about evidence might like to head over to Students 4 Best Evidence and take a look at their blog wish list here, or you could write about any of the topics here.

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 Page last updated 21 August 2018

Sarah Chapman

About Sarah Chapman

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Sarah's work as a Knowledge Broker at Cochrane UK focuses on disseminating Cochrane evidence through social media, including Evidently Cochrane blogs, blogshots and the ‘Evidence for Everyday’ series for nurses, midwives, allied health professionals and patients. A former registered general nurse, Sarah has a particular interest making evidence accessible and useful to practitioners and to others making decisions about health. Before joining Cochrane, Sarah also worked on systematic reviews for the University of Oxford and the Royal College of Nursing Institute, and obtained degrees in History from the University of Oxford and in the history of women’s health and illness in early modern England (MPhil., University of Reading).

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    Yes I would love to write an Evidently Cochrane Blog . But first I would love to talk to Sarah Chapman, to share with her our Health Evidence Broker Initiative (HEBI) here in Cameroon.

    Ndi Euphrasia Ebai-Atuh / Reply

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