Model Answers R&D Pty Ltd, in collaboration with the School of Pharmacy =
at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, will be hosting a 2-day =
beginner’s workshop in Hong Kong from December 6-7th, 2019.
This 2-day course is a condensed introduction to population modelling, =
and the course material are specifically designed to target those that =
wish to gain a fast-track understanding of the fundamental concepts in =
pharmacometrics. The course will consist of a series of lectures and =
hands-on exercises using NONMEM®, the industry-standard software =
used in performing population model analysis.
The workshop will be taught by Model Answers, the leading CRO offering =
pharmacometric consulting services within the Asia-Pacific region.
This course is designed for participants with a range of diverse =
backgrounds, and prior knowledge in population modelling is not =
required. Throughout the course, participants will gain an =
understanding of the general concepts of population modelling through a =
combination of lectures and hands-on exercises, which are expected to =
cover the following topics:
Raw data review
Introduction to NONMEM®
Components of a population model
Between subject variability and residual error models
Covariate model building
Model evaluation techniques
The registration fee includes all workshop materials, printed course =
lectures, and a USB drive containing NONMEM® for the hands-on =
exercises during the workshop only. Refreshments and lunch on both days =
are also included, with participants expected to bring their own laptop =
for use during the hands-on portion of the workshop. Registrations =
close November 15th, 2019.
Early bird rate (20% discount before September 30th 2019):
Non-Student: $1,400 AUD per person
Student: $460 AUD per person (limited availability)
Regular rate (on or after October 1st 2019):
Non-Student: $1,740 AUD per person
Student: $580 AUD per person (limited availability)
Special registration for students from developing countries:
Student: $0 AUD per person* (limited to 2 participants)
* Model Answers recognises the need to foster growth for students coming =
from disadvantaged backgrounds, and a sponsorship programme is available =
to support the traveling costs (return airfare) of up to 2 Ph.D. =
students from developing countries. Interested applicants for the =
special registration are encouraged to submit an application to =
training_at_model-a.com.au <mailto:training_at_model-a.com.au> with the =
subject title “Workshop Special Registration” with the =
following information before September 30th 2019:
Cover letter stating motivation to attend the workshop.
Reference letter from current academic supervisor.
All applicants applying through the special registration pathway will be =
assessed based on the information provided above and will be contacted =
individually by Model Answers within 2 weeks after the submission date =
of September 30th 2019.
For more information, please visit the workshop website at:
All enquiries regarding the workshop can be made to =
Steve Choy, Ph.D.
Model Answers R&D Pty Ltd
Tel: +61 7 3105 2887
Received on Tue Aug 20 2019 - 20:13:53 EDT