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Expression of Interest
Systematic Reviewer – Cochrane Kidney and Transplant

We are seeking expressions of interest for an experienced Systematic Reviewer (full time) to contribute to Cochrane Kidney and Transplant (http://kidneyandtransplant.cochrane.org/). Cochrane Kidney and Transplant is one of the 53 Cochrane Review groups that produce and disseminate systematic reviews of healthcare interventions.

The role will involve conducting systematic reviews, from protocol to review stage and the dissemination of review findings. The systematic reviews will inform the development of international clinical practice guidelines on kidney disease. Additionally, the role will also provide methods support to authors conducting systematic reviews in kidney disease and transplantation.

Applicants should have an Honours or Masters degree in public health, medicine, nursing or allied-health, social science or health-related science, and have knowledge and skills in statistical techniques required for systematic reviews. Ideally, applicants will have experience in the design and writing of systematic reviews and have published a Cochrane systematic review/s or similar. An interest in evidence-based medicine and chronic disease is highly desirable. This Systematic Reviewer position will be appointed through The University of Sydney and based in the Centre for Kidney Research at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead.

To submit an EOI, please send a 1) cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) academic transcripts as a single PDF to David Tunnicliffe (david.tunnicliffe@health.nsw.gov.au) by Friday 13th April 2018



steve alexander

Kidney donation

Dr Stephen Alexander was interviewed for a Father’s Day story on a patient who will soon receive a kidney donation from his father.






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