UNCOVER (Usher Network for COVid-19 Evidence Reviews)

Resources and Conferences

Discover workshops, online open-access learning resources, and UNCOVER-led conferences and events.

UNCOVER Online Conference 2022

UNCOVER's annual conference will take place from 7 - 9 November 2022, with the theme "Learning from Covid, Looking to the Future". Join us for two days of online conference sessions, panel discussions and inspiring keynotes, together with the launch of a new systematic review masterclass.

UNCOVER Online Conference 2021

The UNCOVER Conference showcased the results of rapid reviews for decision-makers, carried out by UNCOVER in 2021, as well as keynote speeches and panel sessions focused on COVID-19, public heath evidence synthesis, and innovative models of learning and teaching.

UNCOVER Workshops

UNCOVER hosts a range of workshops on the skills required for systematic reviews, from effective literature searching to writing for publication.

Rapid Review Resources

Open-access resources created by UNCOVER in response to the pandemic, with an emphasis on conducting rapid but rigorous evidence synthesis.

Literature Searching

Literature searching is a core skill for effective systematic reviews. UNCOVER volunteers based at the University of Edinburgh can access online training resources here.

UNCOVER Online Conference 2020

The UNCOVER Conference showcased the results of rapid reviews conducted by UNCOVER volunteers in response to requests from policy-makers during the first months of the Covid-19 pandemic. Keynote presentations were given by Professor Linda Bauld, Professor Aziz Sheikh, Dr Ignazio Maria Viola and Dr Nikki Brink.