Assessing a Body of Evidence of Complex Interventions

IBTN Core Member Dr. Paul Montgomery (University of Birmingham), in collaboration with the GRADE Working Group, is leading a research project to develop guidance for assessing and rating the quality of a body of evidence in systematic reviews of complex interventions. The guidance will be relevant for researchers in both clinical and social disciplines who conduct reviews on the effectiveness of complex interventions…

£3.7million from the Wellcome Trust for an Ontology for Behaviour Change

The Human Behaviour Change Project (HBCP) will build an artificial intelligence system to scan behaviour change literature worldwide towards building a model of human behaviour and broaching behaviour change intervention efficacy. This project is led by IBTN Member Dr. Susan Michie in collaboration with behavioural, computer, and information scientists…

IBTN – Launching forward

The IBTN was initially formed in June 2013 and received seed funding in January 2014 from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (MPE 309504). It held its inaugural meeting in Montreal (Canada) in April 2014 and made its first presentations at the International Congress of Behavioural Medicine (ICBM) in Groningen (Holland) in August 2014 and again at the iCEPS conference in Montpellier (France) in 2015…