International Women’s Day at Amsterdam UMC
Cochrane Gynaecology and Fertility Satellite and colleagues from the Center of Reproductive Medicine joined International Women's Day Fair at Amsterdam UMC, location AMC on March 8, 2023.We shared news about our latest activities in review development, knowledge translation, and research integrity. We interacted with many visitors, colleagues, patients, and members of various organizations focusing on women's health. Attendees had the opportunity to observe sperm cells under the microscope and to learn all about fertility preservation in the Netherlands.
COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) - Fertility and Pregnancy
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is caused by a new strain of Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) discovered in 2019 and not previously identified in humans. Common symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. On March 11, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced the current COVID-19 outbreak as a pandemic. Currently there are more than 681 million confirmed cases globally (data from March 9, 2023).
Cochrane Gynaecology and Fertility Highlights 2022
As 2022 comes to an end, let us look back at our group's highlights and achievements in the last year. Special thanks to all of you - our authors, editors, peer reviewers, and consumers.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Awareness Month 2022
September is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Awareness Month
New title proposal process
Cochrane invites prospective authors to propose new Cochrane Reviews by submitting a proposal in Editorial Manager. Please see the Cochrane Library information for authors for further details.
Endometriosis Awareness Month 2023
March is Endometriosis Awareness Month. Endometriosis is an inflammatory condition where endometrial tissue (tissue similar to the lining of the uterus) grows outside of the uterus. It is estimated that 1 in 10 women have endometriosis (Zondervan 2020).
Priority Setting Exercise
Priority reviews: 2021 & 2022Following completion of Cochrane Gynaecology and Fertility’s (CGF) priority-setting exercise, the reviews we will prioritise for update/completion over 2021 & 2022, are as follows:
CGF staff and authors at Masterclass in Cochrane Methodology held by Cochrane NZ
At last, an in-person event!Cochrane New Zealand last week held a one-day symposium in Auckland that brought together some of their most seasoned reviewers to showcase Cochrane excellence and expertise. CGF staff, authors and editors were among the presenters.