[NMusers] Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School (UPSS) reminder

From: Eva Germovsek <eva.germovsek_at_farmbio.uu.se>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 07:57:17 +0000

Dear all,

This is just a reminder that the application to the Uppsala Pharmacometrics=
 Summer School (UPSS) closes on 1st March 2017. UPSS will take place in Upp=
sala from 7 to 18 August 2017 and is intended for PhD students with previou=
s NONMEM experience. The application form can be found here: http://www.far=
application_2017/ . Please see below for more information.

Best regards,
Eva on behalf of the Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group.


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, and the seco=
nd week on PKPD modelling of continuous and categorical data in NONMEM7.

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

Instructors: Mats O. Karlsson and colleagues

1) Previous experience with the NONMEM software.
2) Students are asked to submit an abstract of the analysis problem they ar=
e 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 two days will be devoted to w=
orking with real data examples brought by the participants. This has been a=
ppreciated by the students who brought the examples and also other group me=
mbers who get to expand their hands-on experience. If possible, for the pur=
pose of these exercises, we ask the applicants to temporarily share their d=
ata 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 the developing countries. You=
 can apply for the grant on the same website as the summer school.

Maximum number of participants: 25.

Application link: http://www.farmbio.uu.se/research/researchgroups/pharmaco=

Application deadline: 1st March 2017.

Contact: eva.germovsek_at_farmbio.uu.se<mailto:eva.germovsek_at_farmbio.uu.se?sub=

Extra: A block of rooms at a suitably located hostel (http://vandrarhemupps=
ala.se/en/) will be reserved for the course participants and a social progr=
am will be proposed.

For more information:
About Uppsala: http://www.destinationuppsala.se/<http://www.uppsalatourism.=
About Uppsala University: http://www.uu.se/en <http://www.uu.se/en>
About the Uppsala Pharmacometrics group: http://www.farmbio.uu.se/research/=
About UPSS: http://www.farmbio.uu.se/research/researchgroups/pharmacometric=
We warmly welcome you to join us for our 7th Uppsala Pharmacometric Summer =

Received on Thu Feb 23 2017 - 02:57:17 EST

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