Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
The EQUATOR Network aims to develop more specialised resources to help librarians/information specialists to raise awareness about reporting guidelines.
Recently, PAHO country office librarians under the PAHO HQ library joined a virtual session where the initiative “Improving research reporting in Latin America and the Caribbean” was presented. The session was moderated by Shona Kirtley and supported by Iveta Simera and Eleana C Villanueva. Shona explained why librarians and information specialists are key in this project, alerted participants of the resources available to them on the EQUATOR website. Shona also invited participants to join the initiative.
For more information visit: EQUATOR Toolkits – Librarians
PAHO research newsletter October 2013
In a previous post detailing my time with the EQUATOR Network, I spoke about my work on the STrengthening the Reporting of Observational Studies in Epidemiology (STROBE) statement. STROBE is one of the original “core” reporting guidelines which provides guidance...