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Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School (UPSS) application open

From: Eva Germovsek <eva.germovsek>
Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:20:19 +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, 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:

Application deadline: 1st March 2017.

Contact: eva.germovsek

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

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

Best regards,

Eva on behalf of the Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group.

Received on Wed Jan 18 2017 - 06:20:19 EST

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