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IMSR Public Seminar: Evidence synthesis during a pandemic: Impact of COVID-19 in pregnancy

Location
Zoom
Dates
Friday 11 December 2020 (13:00-14:00)
Contact

James Durrant

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John Allotey

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"Evidence synthesis during a pandemic: Impact of COVID-19 in pregnancy"

About this talk

How do you provide accurate and up-to-date evidence on effects of a novel virus, when new evidence is being generated at a rapid pace? John’s talk will focus on the PregCoV-19 Living Systematic Review, which sets out to provide robust evidence on the effect of COVID-19 in pregnancy, how the group was set up and what some of the groups' findings are.

About the speaker

John Allotey is a lecturer in epidemiology and women’s health at the WHO Collaborating Centre for Global Women's Health within the Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research. He has almost a decade of experience in academic clinical research, primarily in the field of maternal health. His research interests lie in the development, evaluation and implementation of prognostic models, and evidence synthesis using aggregate data and individual participant data meta-analysis.

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