JBI Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program
May 17-21, 2021 | 0845 until 1600, Monday to Friday | Online with Videoconferencing

Registration for 2021 is now closed. We intend to hold this training again in 2022. Please check back at the end of 2021 for details.

This five-day intensive program is designed for people interested in completing Systematic Reviews using JBI’s well-recognized approaches including Research Librarians who participate in systematic or scoping reviews. The following three modules will be offered:

  • Module 1: Introduction to Evidence-based Healthcare and Systematic Review of Evidence (Monday)
  • Module 2: Conducting Systematic Reviews of Quantitative Evidence (Tuesday & Wednesday)
  • Module 3: Conducting Systematic Reviews of Qualitative Evidence and Text and Opinion (Thursday & Friday)

For more information see the JBI Education website at:

We are delighted to have four JBI Certified Trainers to work with participants this year as Dr. Diane Sawchuck from Island Health will be joining Dr. Karen MacKinnon from the University of Victoria to host the program. In addition, we will be joined by Dr. Christine Godfrey and Dr. Rosemary Wilson from the Queen's Collaboration for Health Care Quality.

For this year only, we have reduced our registration fees due to the COVID-19 situation and the need to offer this program completely online. The cost for the five full-day (Monday through Friday) program is $1300+GST. We are also offering a limited number of subsidized registrations. If you believe you are eligible for a subsidized registration please contact Heidi Sugars at for a discount code.

Due to our current Covid-19 situation, cancellations will be subject to a reduced cancellation fee of $100.00. No refunds will be offered after May 5th 

For questions please contact:

Dr. Karen MacKinnon, Co-Director JBI CEiNHC