Institute for Comprehensive Systematic Review

Summer Institute for Comprehensive Systematic Review

Examining Quantitative and Qualitative Evidence in Health Care

July 25-29, 2016 in Newark, NJ

Rutgers School of Nursing
65 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07101

(Registration Deadline: Thursday, July 7, 2016)

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Presented by The Northeast Institute for Evidence Synthesis and Translation A Collaborating Center of the Joanna Briggs Institute

As the demand for health care continues to grow, so does the need for easily accessible, up-to-date evidence on best practices in health care. Systematic reviews are an important vehicle for addressing this need. Participants in the Summer Institute will gain a thorough understanding of the process and tools needed to undertake this important form of research and will work on developing an actual proposal.

Joanna Briggs Certification
Would you like to be able to have continuous guidance on your proposal well beyond the duration of the Summer Institute? Do you need a certificate to claim educational credits? Then choose the options with Joanna Briggs Institute systematic reviewer certification, which is available for an additional fee. With this option, you receive:


NEST also offers 3-day tracks for individuals who are interested only in reviewing one type of evidence, i.e. either qualitative or quantitative.
Be sure to select the appropriate item in the drop down menu when registering.

NEST also offers a 1-day track for individuals who are interested only in learning about the basics of systematic reviews and evidence synthesis (i.e. designing a focused clinical question, searching the literature, developing a proposal). The review and synthesis of quantitative and qualitative evidence are not covered in this track. Be sure to select the appropriate item in the drop down menu when registering. This track takes places on July 25, 2016 ONLY

Specialized Instruction. Small Groups.

Classes will be held in Rutgers' high fidelity classrooms and computer labs. You will gain hands-on instruction and practice in using three specialized software programs:

Continuing education credits are available for this course

Continuing Nursing Education

Rutgers School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission On Accreditation.
Provider Number P290-6/14-17.

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