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4th Summer Course on Quantitative Pharmacology at the University of Navarra

From: Zinnia Patricia Parra Guillen <zparra>
Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 09:03:12 +0100

The Pharmacometrics and System Pharmacology group of the University of
Navarra ( is happy to announce their 4th Summer Course on
Quantitative Pharmacology: Learn how to build and share your own
drug-disease model.

The course is open to everybody with interest in understanding the dynamics
and variability in drug response from a quantitative perspective. It will
consist of lectures, hands-on computer exercises using NONMEM 7.4 and
interactive discussions. During the last day, an introduction to the field
of Systems Pharmacology will be given, including concepts, tools and
● Dates: 1-4 July of 2019
● Venue: Faculty of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Navar=
(Pamplona, Spain).
● Fee: 50 € to cover lunch breaks (coffee, transport, a=
ccommodation and
the rest of the meals not included). Information regarding course payment
will be provided via email upon acceptance.
● Application deadline: May 3rd, 2019.
● Limited number of seats available (places are available on fi=
first-served basis).
● Requisites: Participants will be required to bring their own =

For course registration, please email Eduardo (*easin
your name, affiliation, campus address, and phone number together with a sh=
motivation statement and a description of your current work. Do not
hesitate in contacting us if you need further information.
We look forward to your participation!

● Introduction to Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics and Popula=
Approach: concepts and applications
● Computational models and their implementation in NONMEM 7.4
○ Pharmacokinetic models
■ In vitro/in-vivo correlations and sustained-release
■ Time-dependent pharmacokinetics
■ Physiological-based pharmacokinetic models
○ Pharmacodynamic models
■ Drug exposure relationships
■ Disease progression and placebo effects
■ Accounting for resistance
● Model building and model evaluation strategies
● New approaches in Pharmacometrics: Concepts and tools in Syst=


Zinnia P Parra Guillén, PhD
Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology
Department of Pharmaceutical Technology and Chemistry
School of Pharmacy and Nutrition
University of Navarra
Tel. +34 948 425600 Ext. 806314
C/Irunlarrea 1, 31008 Pamplona (Spain)

Received on Tue Mar 12 2019 - 04:03:12 EDT

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