[NMusers] Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School (UPSS)

From: Eva Germovsek <eva.germovsek_at_farmbio.uu.se>
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2016 15:54:35 +0000

Dear all,

The Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group is happy to invite PhD students =
from all around the world to the 7th annual Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer =
School (UPSS).

Dates: 7-18 August 2017.

Place: Uppsala, Sweden.

Intended for: PhD students.

Topics: The first week will focus on covariate model building, the second w=
eek on PKPD modelling 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. You wii=
ll be able to apply for the grant on the same website as the summer school.

Maximum number of participants: 25.

Application opens: 18 January 2017.

Application deadline: 1 March 2017.

Contact: eva.germovsek_at_farmbio.uu.se<mailto:eva.germovsek_at_farmbio.uu.se?sub=
ject=UPSS%202017>

Extra: A block of rooms at a suitably located hostel (http://vandrarhemupps=
ala.se/en/) will be reserved for course participants and a social program w=
ill 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/=
researchgroups/pharmacometrics/
About UPSS: http://www.farmbio.uu.se/research/researchgroups/pharmacometric=
s/UPSS/
We warmly welcome you to join us for our 7th Uppsala Pharmacometric Summer =
School.

Best regards, and happy holidays!

Eva on behalf of the Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group.



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