[NMusers] Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School (UPSS)

From: Oskar Alskär <oskar.alskar_at_farmbio.uu.se>
Date: Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:01:36 +0000

Dear all,


The Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group is happy to invite PhD students =
from all around the world to the 5th annual Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer =
School (UPSS).

Dates: August 10-21st, 2015

Place: Uppsala, Sweden

Intended for: PhD students

Topics: The first week will focus on covariate model building, the second w=
eek on PKPD modeling of continuous and categorical data in NONMEM7.

Program: Lectures, hands-on sessions, student group work and student presen=
tations.

Instructors: Mats O. Karlsson and colleagues

Prerequisites: 1) Previous experience with the NONMEM software.
2) Students will be asked to submit an abstract of an analysis problem they=
 are currently working on or planning to start in the near future.
3) Students will also be required to present a poster based on the abstract=
.

Group work examples: During each course week, 2 days will be devoted to wo=
rking with real data examples brought by the participants. This has been an=
 appreciated component both by the students that have brought the examples =
and the other group members who get to expand their hands-on experience. Fo=
r the purpose of these exercises, we ask applicants if they have examples w=
ith data that can be used and thus temporarily shared with fellow students =
in the group.

Fee: Free of charge (transport, accommodation and food not included)

Traveling grant: Novartis traveling grant covers traveling costs for up to =
five PhD students enrolled at universities in developing countries. The gra=
nt can be applied for on the same website as the summer school.

Maximum number of participants: 25

Application deadline: March 1st, 2015

Contact: oskar.alskar_at_farmbio.uu.se<mailto:oskar.alskar_at_farmbio.uu.se>

Extra: A block of rooms at a suitably located hostel (http://www.vandrarhem=
uppsala.se/en/<http://www.vandrarhemuppsala.se/english/>) will be reserved =
for course participants and a social program will be proposed.

For more information:
About Uppsala: http://www.destinationuppsala.se/<http://www.uppsalatourism.=
se/en/>
About Uppsala university: http://www.uu.se/en <http://www.uu.se/en>
About the Uppsala Pharmacometrics group:http://www.farmbio.uu.se/research/r=
esearchgroups/pharmacometrics/
About UPSS: http://www.farmbio.uu.se/research/researchgroups/pharmacometric=
s/UPSS/
We warmly welcome you to join us for our 5th Uppsala Pharmacometric Summer =
School. Please fill-in the application form found here: http://doit.medf=
arm.uu.se/kurt6875

Best regards,

Oskar Alskär on behalf of the Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group.


Received on Tue Dec 16 2014 - 07:01:36 EST

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