Systematic review, Meta-analysis, and R.

Systematic review, Meta-analysis, and R. Just before the Christmas break, Ciara attended a three-day workshop on conducting Meta-Analyses in R using the metafor package. The workshop was facilitated by the author of the package, Wolfgang Viechtbauer, and covered everything from […]

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Sharing What Works

Charlotte Kincaid, policy and impact officer at Campbell UK & Ireland, explores some of the lessons around evidence which emerged from the What Works Summit on Early Years held in February in Queen’s University Belfast.

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Robert Wolff

This week Ciara chats to her former colleague, Dr. Robert Wolff. Robert is the Deputy Director of Kleijnen Systematic Reviews, an independent research company that produces systematic reviews, cost effectiveness analyses, and health technology assessments of health care research. Prior […]

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Network Meta-analysis

Network Meta-analysis Today on the Meta-Evidence blog, we present a general overview of Network meta-analysis (network MA) alongside a research question on the topic of accommodation-based approaches for individuals experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, homelessness. A traditional pairwise meta-analysis […]

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Vivian Welch

This week we have the pleasure of bringing you our conversation with Dr. Vivian Welch, Editor in Chief of the Campbell Collaboration, director of methods at Bruyère Research Institute, and Assistant Professor at the University of Ottawa. Vivian has an […]

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Neal Haddaway

This week we’re delighted to introduce Dr Neal Haddaway, a Research Fellow at SEI Stockholm currently working with a range of evidence synthesis projects in the field of environment and development. Prior to this, Neal completed a PhD in conservation […]

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Mark Dynarski

Mark Dynarski is the founder of Pemberton Research, specializing in education and social program evaluation.  He was vice president at Mathematica Policy Research, the director of its Center for Improving Research Evidence, and the director of the What Works Clearinghouse […]

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Joshua Polanin

We are ecstatic to welcome Dr. Joshua R. Polanin to the meta-evidence blog this week. Dr. Polanin is a Principal Researcher at American Institutes for Research and a methodologist with a passion for improving systematic review and meta-analysis techniques. Dr. […]

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