Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
Annual EQUATOR Lecture 2017: Patrick Bossuyt
Date: 11 September 2017
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
We were delighted to welcome Patrick Bossuyt, Professor at the Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Bioinformatics at the Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, to deliver the 8th EQUATOR Annual Lecture. Read More25/05/2017 EQUATOR Network honoured by the Council of Science Editors
We are proud and delighted to announce that on 23 May 2017, Iveta Simera accepted the Council for Science Editors’ (CSE) 2017 Award for Meritorious Achievement on behald of the EQUATOR Network. CSE’s highest award is given to a person or institution … Read More08/07/2016 Taking research to the next level with EQUATOR Publication School
Twenty researchers and clinicians joined us for a week-long journey to create well-reported, clear research with an impact beyond academia. Researchers are taught to do research, not to write papers. It’s a familiar refrain, and the reason for our flagship … Read More10/06/2016 Gerstein Science Information Centre holds seminar on impactful biomedical research
The Gerstein Science Information Centre at the University of Toronto recently organised a seminar focusing on achieving quality and transparency when conducting scoping or systematic reviews Read More
On 15 March 2016, Dr Iveta Simera, Deputy Director of the UK EQUATOR Centre gave the presentation: Research papers that make a difference: how to increase research value, reputation, and impact at the 4th University Internationalizaton Seminar held in Washington … Read More23/03/2016 Two great EQUATOR events in Oxford this summer
EQUATOR will be at Evidence Live! We are delighed that the Centre for Evidence-based Medicine invited EQUATOR to run a day-long pre-conference workshop on 21st June before Evidence Live called The EQUATOR Network: Get your research published and be praised … Read More16/02/2016 My journey to EQUATOR: There are no degrees of randomness
In the first of a new series celebrating 10 years of the EQUATOR Network, Doug Altman looks back and reflects on the key events and issues which led to its creation. In my first job at St Thomas’s Hospital Medical … Read More06/01/2016 The EQUATOR Network survey: Please tell us what you think!
We have created a short user survey to help us celebrate 10 years of the EQUATOR Network programme. Our website, www.equator-network.org, has offered unique online resources, training, and advice on reporting and publishing scientific studies since our official launch in … Read More17/12/2015 The EQUATOR wizard: a new tool to help authors find the right reporting guideline
As was recently revealed in a PLOS Medicine editorial, The EQUATOR Network is delighted to be working with innovative start-up Penelope Research who have released a new tool to help authors find and use reporting guidelines. Journals encourage authors to adhere to … Read More
Reporting guidelines gain a global platform
Dr Iveta Simera of the EQUATOR UK Centre joined the Global Health Trials Programme’s Writing and Publication Skills Month, explaining how reporting guidelines help to create excellent research papers that can make a difference. Read the full news story on … Read More
I recently attended the 8th Congress on Peer Review in Chicago (10-12 September 2017). Unusually this event takes place only every 4 years, so this was the 8th such Congress in a series starting in 1989. I’m one of very...