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Wednesday, 20 November 2019 - Meta-ethnography workshop comes to Belfast, N. Ireland

Evidence Synthesis Ireland is hosting a one-day workshop on meta-ethnography facilitated by the eMERGe team’s Dr Emma France in Belfast on Tuesday 10th December 2019. The workshop called ‘What is…Read More


Thursday, 01 August 2019 - eMERGe reporting guidance now available in Spanish & Chinese!

The eMERGE reporting guidance to improve the reporting of meta-ethnography, previously available only in English, is now available in both Spanish and Mandarin Chinese. Improving reporting of meta-ethnographies is important in…Read More


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