08:30 Registration and Refreshments
09:00 Systematic reviews - Introductions, expectations etc.
09.30 What are systematic reviews: Definitions, terminology and examples
10:00 How to conduct a systematic review and methodological quality
11:15 Data summary in systematic review: Numerical and narrative summary, meta-analysis & understanding heterogeneity
12:00 Sources of bias in systematic reviews and assessment of bias
13:30 Introduction to critical appraisal: Group work – critical appraisal of a systematic review using two different tools, followed by comparison and discussion
15:30 Moving from systematic reviews to clinical guidelines to include GRADE and examples
16:45 Summary and Close
Please note: This is a provisional programme only and it is subject to change.
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