Knowledge Synthesis Group

Our Research

Introduction

Provincial, National & International Stakeholders

The KS Group has garnered international recognition having conducted research for local, provincial, national and international stakeholders.  We are the coordinating base for the following entities:

  • CONSORT (CONsolidated Standards Of Reporting Trials) - Funding source: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and Medical Research Council (MRC) a subsidiary of the National Health Services (NHS)
  • PRISMA (Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses)
  • DSEN (Drug Safety and Effectiveness Network) – Funding source: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
  • Evidence on Tap – Funding source: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
  • Rapid Reviews Program:
    • TOHES (The Ottawa Hospital Evaluation Secretariat)
    • Knowledge to Action – Funding source: Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
    • General Rapid Reviews
    • Cochrane Innovations

KS Group Editorialship

Systematic Reviews is an open access peer reviewed journal.
David Moher, founding editor-in-chief of Systematic Reviews journal and Alexander Tsertsvadze, associate editor of Systematic Reviews, are members of the KS Group.

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  • Mohammed Ansari is the Associate Editor for the Effective Health Care program, Evidence-based Practice Center, The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.