The Department of Family Studies within the Faculty for Social Wellbeing at the University of Malta announces a four-day training workshop on systematic reviews by Professor Paul Montgomery. The course will be held at the University of Malta Msida Campus as follows: 26 and 27 January from 0900hrs to 1330hrs 28 January from 1200hrs to 1730hrs 29 January from 1330hrs to 1530hrs.
The training wokshop will be held at IT Services TR003 (other venues will be announced on the first day of the workshop).
The purpose of a systematic review is to sum up the best available research on a specific question. This is done by synthesizing the results of several studies and it is currently being considered as the gold standard in research.
This workshop will offer participants the opportunity to learn about as well as practice skills required to conduct systematic reviews. The course will be taught by an eminent scholar with extensive experience on the matter who will be supervising the course participants carry out/conduct an actual systematic review.
The Department of Family Studies would like to invite academics as well as professionals in the areas of family therapy, psychotherapy, psychiatry, counselling, psychology, social work, health sciences and medicine to attend. Persons who have already had training on systematic reviews are also welcome to attend in order to refresh and upgrade their skills. Students following courses at Master’s level are also welcome.