Enhancing the QUAlity and Transparency Of health Research
The UK EQUATOR Centre opened a 3-year Dphil (PhD) position at the Centre for Statistics in Medicine (CSM), the University of Oxford. This is an exciting opportunity for those interested in investigating methodology and research quality in health research, preferably … Read More09/07/2020 The EQUATOR Network Newsletters are back!
The EQUATOR Network Newsletter will be published quarterly to keep researchers connected with good reporting, news and resources. The first EQUATOR Newsletter in 2020 was released in April and can be read here. A July edition is coming soon. Sign … Read More20/01/2020 Is our UK Centre’s Publication School changing practice?
After 5 years of delivering its Publication School, our UK EQUATOR Centre is evaluating the effects of this education initiative on authors’ lives and practice. The UK EQUATOR Centre’s Publication School is designed to support early-career researchers and students in … Read More13/06/2019 REWARD | EQUATOR Conference 2020
The next REWARD | EQUATOR Conference will take place in Berlin, Germany, from 20-22 February 2020. Hosted by the QUEST Center at the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) the conference will focus on ‘Sharing Strategies for Research Improvement: Challenges and opportunities for Read More17/04/2019 Early-career researchers praise EQUATOR Publication School
The latest EQUATOR Publication School, held in April at the University of Oxford, was a resounding success. During this intensive two-day workshop, early-career researchers overcame common barriers to publishing their work. Attendees doubled the ratings of their own confidence in … Read More12/12/2018 EQUATOR Network resources now available in German
Lesen Sie, dies auf Deutsch Sprechen Sie Deutsch? The EQUATOR Network is proud to launch its German pages this week. Now, German-speaking researchers around the world will find resources for better research reporting more easily and quickly, says Shona Kirtley, … Read More24/09/2018 EQUATOR Network awarded for reducing waste in research
The Cochrane-REWARD Prize was announced during the gala dinner at the Cochrane Colloquium in Edinburgh The EQUATOR Network Education and Training Manager, Caroline Struthers, has just received the Cochrane-REWARD Prize from the hands of Sir Iain Chalmers during … Read More03/04/2018 Fond farewells: Celebrating Iveta Simera’s decade with the EQUATOR Network
After ten years with the EQUATOR Network, Iveta Simera has moved on from her post as founding Deputy Director of the UK EQUATOR Centre, joining the Global Health Network. In this blog post, UK EQUATOR Centre Director Doug Altman summarises … Read More12/01/2018 EQUATOR 2017 highlights
2017 was another busy year for the UK EQUATOR Centre team! We were honoured to send Iveta Simera to the Council of Science Editors (CSE) Annual Meeting, to accept the CSE’s 2017 Award for Meritorious Achievement on behalf of the … Read More
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 More
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...