Evidence Synthesis Ireland

Webinar Recordings

Rapid Reviews

This webinar, presented by Dr. Andrea Tricco:

  1. Defines rapid reviews
  2. Differentiates between rapid review and systematic reviews
  3. Identifies “how to” conduct rapid reviews
  4. Establishes how to tailor rapid review methods according to decision-makers information needs

Dr. Andrea C. Tricco is a Scientist and Director of the Knowledge Synthesis Team in the Knowledge Translation Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital. She is an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health & Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation. She is also a Co-Director & Adjunct Associate Professor for the Queen’s Collaboration for Health Care Quality Joanna Briggs Institute Centre of Excellence at Queen’s University. Her research program focuses on advancing the science of knowledge synthesis and responding to information needs of decision-makers.