Reporting Guidance


Monday, 25 March 2019 - eMERGing link with Evidence Synthesis Ireland

The eMERGe team’s Emma France has been invited to deliver a live webinar on the eMERGe guidance for the newly-formed Evidence Synthesis Ireland (ESI), a €2M Health Research Board funded…Read More

Tuesday, 19 February 2019 - New publication explores how to do the tricky analysis and synthesis in a meta-ethnography

Meta-ethnography is a complex approach for pulling together the evidence from qualitative research studies with ambiguity and debate over just how to do it. Since the original book on meta-ethnography by…Read More

Tuesday, 12 February 2019 - Report out today reveals how eMERGe meta-ethnography reporting guidance was created

The eMERGe project was established in 2015 in order to create reporting guidance for meta-ethnography. Meta-ethnography is the most widely used approach for synthesising, or pulling together, evidence from published…Read More

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 - eMERGe meta-ethnography reporting guidance is out TODAY

The University of Stirling-led eMERGe project has created the first ever bespoke reporting guidance for meta-ethnography. Published today, the aim of the guidance is to ensure that NHS decisions about…Read More

Friday, 02 November 2018 - International audience for eMERGe guidance

The eMERGe reporting guidance was presented by Dr Emma France at the International Institute of Qualitative Methodology’s 24th Qualitative Health Research  Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada on Monday 29th October…Read More

Sunday, 28 October 2018 - eMERGe reporting guidance to be presented at international conference

The eMERGe reporting guidance will be presented at an international conference in Canada. Emma France will give an oral presentation at the International Institute of Qualitative Methodology’s 24th Qualitative Health Research…Read More

Wednesday, 23 May 2018 - Meta-ethnography workshop – last minute reduced rate

  ***There are still places left at our meta-ethnography workshop on 24 May 2018!*** The eMERGe team’s Emma France and Nicola Ring will be delivering an interactive workshop  on meta-ethnography as…Read More

Monday, 30 April 2018 - What’s a meta-ethnography and how do you do it?

What’s a meta-ethnography and how do you do it? This is the title of the presentation that Dr Isabelle Uny will be presenting on behalf of the eMERGe project at…Read More

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 - Edinburgh meta-ethnography workshop 24 May 2018

The eMERGe team’s Emma France and Nicola Ring have been invited to deliver an interactive workshop on meta-ethnography as part of the International Institute for Qualitative Methodology’s (IIQM) ‘TQ2U’ Travelling Workshop…Read More

Thursday, 25 January 2018 - New publications on CERQual approach

The eMERGE reporting guidance for meta-ethnography, which was submitted for publication in 2017 and should soon be published, includes reporting guidance for when using the CERQual (‘Confidence in the Evidence…Read More

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 - eMERGe presents at the GRADE-CERQUal workshop on ‘Strengthening the use of qualitative evidence in decision making’- Geneva, 7-9 November 2017

How can findings from reviews of qualitative research be used to broaden and humanise decision making processes? This was one of the key issues discussed at  a three-day workshop on…Read More

Monday, 25 September 2017 - eMERGe reporting guidance presented at the Global Evidence Summit in Cape Town.

Jane Noyes and Ruth Turley presented the eMERGe reporting guidance at the Global Evidence Summit in Cape Town, South Africa.   The eMERGe presentation was selected from 1000s of abstracts. Jane and…Read More

Monday, 21 August 2017 - Additional training video by G. Noblit added to Resources on the website!

We have added another video to our resources: Meta-ethnography then and now (G. Noblit) This short film from one of the originators of meta-ethnography provides a brief overview of meta-ethnography…Read More

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 - New training resources added to the eMERGe website!

We have added a lot of new resources to our website, they include  a list of all training materials,  and a series of films on the eMERGe Reporting Guidance development,…Read More

Tuesday, 02 May 2017 - Free Webinar 22 May 2017: Introducing the New Meta-ethnography Reporting Guidance

Monday 22nd May 2017 11am-12MD (UK time) Introducing the New Meta-ethnography Reporting Guidance: What it is & How to use it. This online session introduces the new meta-ethnography reporting guidance…Read More