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James McCormack's (Therapeutics Initiative, BC) YouTube videos are entertaining song parodies aimed at helping the public understand evidence. This video paradoies Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody and explores polypharmacy.

There is a great shout out to Cochrane around 3:45. Enjoy!

YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lp3pFjKoZl8

We are pleased to announce that Krista Connell, CEO of the Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation (NSHRF) has been named one of Atlantic Canada’s Top 50 CEOs by Atlantic Business Magazine. Established in 1999, the Top 50 CEO Awards recognizes the accomplishments of Atlantic Canada’s top business leaders and to inspire others to achieve similar success. Krista has been involved with the Canadian Cochrane Centre for years and is now the Chair of its Advisory Board.

Looking for the Final Word on Treatment

The medical world is awash in new information.

The Québec Branch of the Canadian Cochrane Centre and The Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec are collaborating with Radio-Canada to produce a radio broadcast series that covers healthcare news and research, based on the evidence and issues surrounding healthcare decision-making.  

The Cochrane Canada 11th Annual Symposium, 20/20 Vision: Cochrane in the next decade, takes place in Ottawa this week.