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How to conduct a Preclinical Animal Systematic Review & META-Analysis

Description of the Course

Through a mix of lectures and hands-on practical activities and tutorials, you will learn the major steps required to undertake a systematic review and meta-analysis of preclinical animal studies.

You will:

  • Understand what a systematic review is and why to perform one.
  • Understand the components of a good research question.
  • Understand the components of a protocol.
  • Understand the importance of preregistering your protocol and where to register.
  • Learn how to develop an accurate systematic search strategy.
  • Learn how to screen records for inclusion against preset criteria.
  • Understand the steps required for data extraction including study design information and quantitative data.
  • Learn how to assess studies for risk of bias and reporting.
  • Learn how to conduct meta-analysis of effect size data using R.
  • Understand how to report your completed systematic review.

Lecturer

Sarah McCann, PhD | BIH QUEST Center for Responsible Research, Berlin Institute of Health

Alexandra Bannach-Brown, PhD | BIH QUEST Center for Responsible Research, Berlin Institute of Health

Torsten Rackoll, MSc | BIH QUEST Center for Responsible Research, Berlin Institute of Health

Important informations

Date: 09/22/2021 - 09/24/2021

Time:  9am – 1pm

Course language: English

Presence/Virtual: The course is held online, via TEAMS.

Further information: 0.9 ECTS point is awarded for this course. A certificate will be provided upon request.

Registration is closed.

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Contact

Alexandra Bannach-Brown, PhD

Postdoc - CAMARADES

Contact information
Phone:+49 30 450 543 673
E-mail:alexandra.bannach-brown@charite.de