Our Coordinator, Dr Carlotte Kiekens awarded by the Belgian Society for Neurorehabilitation
Dr Carlotte Kiekens, Cochrane Rehabilitation Coordinator, was awarded by the Belgian Society for Neurorehabilitation with the Luc Van Calster Prize.The Luc Van Calster prize is aimed to award a physician or allied health professional in the Field of Neurorehabilitation, recognized for his work, and who has promoted the multidisciplinary character of rehabilitation.
Cochrane Rehabilitation at: XVII Congresso Nazionale SIRN
During April 6th - 8th it took place in Pisa (Italy) the XVII National Congress of the Italian Society of Neuro-Rehabilitation (SIRN). SIRN is one of the scientific societies that expressed their support to Cochrane Rehabilitation and that are willing to collaborate in increasing the knowledge on EBM in the field of Neuro-Rehabilitation.
26. Reha-Kolloquium 2017 German Congress on Rehabilitation
A symposium on Cochrane Rehabilitation was held at the 26th Reha-Kolloquium or Deutscher Kongress für Rehabilitationsforschung. The Conference took place at the Goethe University in Frankfurt on March 20th - 22nd, 2017. The symposium was organized by Prof. Thorsten Meyer co-chair of the Cochrane Rehabilitation Methodology Committee and member of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Rehabilitationswissenschaften (DGRW).
Cochrane Rehabilitation and World Health Organization "Rehabilitation 2030: a call for Action"
Last February the World Health Organization (WHO) has gathered together, in Geneva, more than 200 people representing the different rehabilitation stakeholders. The occasion was a meeting aimed to launch “Rehabilitation 2030 – a call for action” and to present the “WHO Recommendations on rehabilitation in health systems”.
Cochrane Press Release for the Official Launch
Cochrane Rehabilitation is a global network of individuals, involved in the production, dissemination, and implementation of evidence-informed clinical practice in rehabilitation.The new Cochrane Field will promote and advocate for using the best evidence within the rehabilitation world, including physical therapy, speech and occupational therapy, prosthetics and orthotics, psychology, and physical medicine to inform clinical decision-making.
Signature of Memorandum of Understanding, Brescia, Italy
The Signature of Memorandum of Understanding between Cochrane, University of Brescia and Don Gnocchi Foundation was held in University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy, on September 20th 2016.
Exploratory Meeting 2016, Rovato, Brescia, Italy
The Exploratory Meeting with interested stakeholders was held in Rovato (Brescia), Italy, on September 19th 2016. Interest in the initiative was confirmed by the participation of more than 78 people out of 89 registered participants from 27 Countries. The Exploratory Meeting was devoted to identifying the needs of the Field.