[NMusers] Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School 2019

From: Carolina Consuelo Llanos Paez <c.llanospaez_at_uq.edu.au>
Date: Sun, 23 Dec 2018 09:37:11 +0000

Dear all,

The Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group is happy to invite PhD students =
from all around the world to the 9th annual Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer =
School (UPSS).

Dates: August 12th-23rd, 2019

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 NONMEM 7

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 proble=
m 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 this ab=
stract

Group work examples: During each course week, 2 days will be devoted to wor=
king with real data examples brought by the participants. This has been an =
appreciated component both by the students that have brought the examples a=
nd the other group members who get to expand their hands-on experience. For=
 the purpose of these exercises, we ask applicants if they have examples wi=
th data that can be used and thus temporarily shared with fellow students i=
n the group.

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

Travelling grant: Novartis travelling grant covers travelling costs for up =
to five PhD students enrolled at universities in developing countries. You =
can apply for the grant on the same website as for the summer school.

Maximum number of participants: 25

Application opens: January 14th, 2019

Application deadline: March 1st, 2019

Contact: carolina.llanos-paez_at_farmbio.uu.se<mailto:carolina.llanos-paez_at_far=
mbio.uu.se> or iris.minichmayr_at_farmbio.uu.se<mailto:iris.minichmayr_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

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/

Best regards and Happy Holidays,
Iris and Carolina on behalf of the Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group





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