Organizing Committees

Local Organizing Committee (LOC)

This group leads the organization of the Colloquium.
All other Committees report back to the LOC.

Holger Schünneman (Chair)

Nancy Santesso
Alexis Turgeon
Kevin Pottie
Jo Anthony
Dawn Cattapan
Sabrina Khamissa
Lydia Parsonson
Martin Janczyk
Paolo Rosati
Caroline Windsor
Nick Goodhew

Scientific Committee

Plans the scientific content for the Colloquium
programme. The Workshop and Abstract Sub-Committees 
report into this committee.

Holger Schünneman (Chair)

Eva Madrid
Miloslav Klugar
Karla Soares-Weiser
Jordi Pardo Pardo
Mark Skinner
Elie Akl
Craig W. Robbins
Jeffrey Braithwaite
Danielle Schlosser
Ludovic Reveiz
Claudia Emerson
Andreas Laupacis
Alexis Turgeon
Peter Tugwell
Joerg Meerpohl
John Lavis
Nancy Santesso

Workshop Sub-Committee

Manage the submission and reviewing process
for workshop abstracts as well as scheduling.

Holger Schünneman (Co-Chair)
Dario Sambunjak (Co-Chair)
Elie Akl (Co-Chair)

Abstract Sub-Committee

Manage the submission and reviewing process for 
oral presentations and poster abstracts as well as
scheduling.

Nancy Santesso (Co-Chair)
Grigorios Leontiadis (Co-Chair)
Solange Durão
Liliya Eugenevna Ziganshina
Giordano Perez-Gaxiola

Consumer Stipend Committee

Manage the submission and reviewing process for 
Cochrane Consumers applying for funding.

Richard Morley (Chair)
Lydia Parsonson (admin)

LMIC/UMIC Stipends Committee

Manage the submission and reviewing process for 
attendees from Low-, Middle- and Upper Middle-
Income Countries (LMIC/UMIC) applying for funding.

Lawrence Mbuagbaw (Chair)
Martin Meremikwu
Elizabeth Pienaar
Barbara Nussbaumer-Streit
Mario Tristán
Marta Roqué
Carlos Grillo
Netzahualpilli Delgado
Luis Eduardo Fontes
Lydia Parsonson (admin)

Communications Committee

Manage the communications, marketing and web for the event.

Sabrina Khamissa (Chair)
Muriah Umoquit
Joel Tiller
Dawn Cattapan

Sponsorship Committee

Manage the sponsorship, exhibition and stipends for the event.

Sabrina Khamissa (Chair)
Kathelene Weiss
Dawn Cattapan
Josie Bufalino-Jasek
Billy Fahey