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Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School (UPSS) reminder

From: Carolina Llanos Paez <c.llanospaez>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2019 13:26:22 +0000

Dear all,

This is just a reminder that the application to the Uppsala Pharmacometrics=
 Summer School (UPSS) closes on 1st of March. UPSS will take place in Uppsa=
la from August 12th to 23th 2019 and is intended for PhD students with prev=
ious NONMEM® experience. The application form can be found here: http://d=

We are looking forward to your applications!

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

Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School

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=

Instructors: Mats O. Karlsson and colleagues

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 this abstrac=

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 are not included)

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

Maximum number of participants: 25

Please apply here:

Application deadline: March 1st, 2019

Contact: carolina.llanos-paez

Extra: A block of rooms at a suitably located hostel (http://www.vandrarhem=<>/) will be reserved for cou=
rse participants and a social program will be proposed.

For more information:

About Uppsala:<http://www.destinationuppsa=>/<>

<>About Uppsala university: http://www.uu.s=
e/en <>

<>About the Uppsala Pharmacometrics group: http://www.fa=

Received on Tue Feb 19 2019 - 08:26:22 EST

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