Call for Applications: 

Otology & Neurotology Cochrane Scholarships

The journal Otology & Neurotology is seeking applications for 2 Cochrane scholarships.  Funds ($4000 per scholarship) will be provided to attend one or more Cochrane course in the US or Europe.  Following completion of the course(s), the scholar will be expected to submit a high-quality systematic review or meta-analysis (topic of the scholar’s choice) for publication in O&N.  After publication of the review, scholars will then be invited to join the Editorial Board of O&N to assist with editorial review of similar types of manuscripts submitted for publication. 

The application consists of a typed, single page (no smaller than 12-point font) description of previous experience with systematic reviews/evidence-based medicine and how this scholarship would contribute to the career goals of the applicant.  The ideal candidate is a junior faculty member, though mid-career faculty and fellows will also be considered. Send the application via email to:

Matthew Bush, MD, PhD
Assistant Editor-Reviews & Meta-Analyses, Otology & Neurotology
[email protected] 

For information regarding available Cochrane Courses and writing Cochrane reviews, please see the following links:
Cochrane Training
How to Write a Cochrane Review

Applications are due November 30, 2023


Matthew L. Bush, MD, PhD - University of Kentucky Medical Center

Theodore R. McRackan, MD, MSCR -  Medical University of South Carolina

David M. Kaylie, MD Duke University, Durham, NC

Cameron C. Wick, MD - Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Michael S. Harris - Medical University of Wisconsin

Ksenia A. Aaron - Stanford University

Matthew Crowson, MD, MPA, MASc - Massachusetts Eye & Ear and Harvard

Kenny Lin, MD - Houston Methodist

Renee Banakis HartlMD, AuD - U Michigan / U Colorado

Tiffany HwaMD - Temple University

Alexandra E. Quimby, MD - University of Pennsylvania

Adam C. Kaufman, MD, PhD - University of  Maryland