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Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School 2019: Application open

From: Carolina Consuelo Llanos Paez <c.llanospaez>
Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 09:48:51 +0000

The Uppsala Pharmacometrics Research Group is happy to announce that the ap=
plication for the 9th annual Uppsala Pharmacometrics Summer School (UPSS) i=
s now open (please find the link below).

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. Furtherm=
ore, it would be highly appreciated if you can provide -and thus temporaril=
y share- data for our group work exercises (for further information, see be=
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 wor=
king with real data examples brought by the participants. This has been app=
reciated by the students who brought the examples as well as by the other g=
roup members, who get to expand their hands-on experience. For the purpose =
of these exercises, we ask applicants for examples of data that can tempora=
rily be shared with fellow students in the group. If you are able to bring =
data for the group work exercises, please make sure that your abstract matc=
hes these data and corresponding model.

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

Travel grant: Novartis travel grant covers travelling costs for up to five =
PhD students enrolled at universities in developing countries. You can appl=
y for the grant via the same link as for the summer school (see below)

Please apply here:

Application deadline: March 1st, 2019

Maximum number of participants: 25

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: <>
About the Uppsala Pharmacometrics group:

Contact: carolina.llanos-paez

We are looking forward to your applications!

Received on Mon Jan 14 2019 - 04:48:51 EST

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