The Cochrane Library Oversight Committee

Chair

Richard Smith

United Kingdom: Former Editor of the BMJ, and Director, United Health Chronic Disease Initiative; richardswsmith@yahoo.co.uk

 

Deputy Chair

Magne Nylenna

Norway: Former editor of the Norwegian Medical Journal and Head of the Norwegian National Library of Health

 

Members

David Tovey

Editor in Chief, The Cochrane Library, The Cochrane Collaboration

Lisa Bero

USA: Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Health Policy, University of California, San Francisco

Godwin Busuttil

United Kingdom: Barrister

Cindy Farquhar

New Zealand: Postgraduate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Auckland

Tracey Pérez Koehlmoos

Bangladesh: Head of the Health and Family Planning Systems Programme, ICDDR, B (formerly International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh)

David Moher

Canada: Clinical Epidemiologist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and University of Ottawa

 

Role and function

This document, which was presented at the 2010 Cochrane mid-year meeting, outlines the purpose, remit, composition, and operating principles for an Oversight Committee for The Cochrane Library.

The Cochrane Library - Independent high-quality evidence for health care decision making

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