In May 2012, Cochrane Canada hosted its annual Symposium in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The Canadian Cochrane Centre provided stipends to consumers to give them the opportunity to attend the Symposium, and three of those consumers have written an in-depth article on their experience. Sheila Kerr, Colleen Maloney and Nadia Prestley are members of the Consumer Advisory Board for the Arthritis Research Centre of Canada. Their article discusses topics ranging from health equity to social media and provides an informative description of the Symposium through the consumer lens.
To read the article, click here.