[NMusers] "Stan for Pharmacometrics" course and workshop in Paris September 2016

From: Bertrand, Julie <j.bertrand_at_ucl.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:23:06 +0000

Dear All,

 A gentle reminder about the "Stan for Pharmacometrics" course and workshop=
 in Paris this September.

The three day course will be led by three core members of the Stan developm=
ent team on 19--21 September 2016.
You can find more details and register at:
  http://bit.ly/stan-pkpd

The one day workshop will be held on 22 September 2016, with the following =
preliminary program:
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9:00-9:30 Registration desk

9:30-10:00 Dr Bob Carpenter, Stan team - Introduction to the Stan Language =
and Model Fitting Algorithms
10:00-10:30 Dr Michael Betancourt, Stan team - Using Stan for Bayesian Inf=
erence in PK/PD Models
10:30-11:00 Dr Bill Gillepsie, Metrum - Prototype Stan Functions for Bayesi=
an Pharmacometric Modeling

11:00-11:30 coffee break

11:30-12:00 Dr Sebastian Weber, Novartis - Bayesian popPK for Pediatrics - =
bridging from adults to pediatrics
12:00-12:30 Dr Solene Desmee, INSERM - Using Stan for individual dynamic pr=
ediction of the risk of death in nonlinear joint models: Application to PSA=
 kinetics and survival in metastatic prostate cancer

12:30-13:30 lunch

13:30-14:00 Dr Marc Vandemeulebroecke, Novartis - A longitudinal Item Respo=
nse Theory model to characterize cognition over time in elderly subjects
14:00-14:30 William Barcella, University College London - Modeling correlat=
ed binary variables: an application to lower urinary tract symptoms
14:30-15:00 Dr Marie-Karelle Riviere - Evaluation of the Fisher information=
 matrix without linearization in nonlinear mixed effects models for discret=
e and continuous outcomes

15:00-15:30 coffee break

15:30-16:00 Dan Simpson, University of Bath - To Be Determined
16:00-16:30 Prof Frederic Bois, INERIS - Bayesian hierarchical modeling in =
pharmacology and toxicology
16:30-17:00 Discussion open to the floor
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You can find location details and register until the 15th of September at:
  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stan-for-pharmacometrics-day-tickets-2539971=
6235

Please share the information to whom might be interested.
We look forward to seeing you in Paris this September.

Kind regards,
--
Julie Bertrand, PhD

CR2 - UMR 1137 INSERM University Paris Diderot
Honorary Senior Research Associate - University College London Genetic Inst=
itute
Received on Mon Aug 29 2016 - 06:23:06 EDT

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