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Population Approach Group of India ( PAGIN ) 2009 ; Hands-on Introductory and Intermediate Level Workshop on NONMEM April 20 - 23 at Coimbatore, India; only few seats in Industry Category left!

From: Ramalingam Sankaran <drrampsg>
Date: Wed, 4 Mar 2009 11:37:40 +0530

Dear All:
It is PAGIN ( Population Approach Group of India ) time again!

Total seats restricted strictly to 30, to ensure completely interactive and
hands-on learning experience. ( Students: 10. Academics:10. Industry:10.).
Only few seats left in Industry Category!!

*PAGIN Milestones:*

   - Successfully launched in April 2008, to serve the Indian community in a
   similar manner that PAGE an PAGANZ serve Europe and Australia
   - Widely acclaimed first hands-on workshop on Population Based Model
   Building in India using NONMEM , held from April 8 to 10, 2008
   - PAGIN is a not-for-profit organization and works hard to ensure that
   fees does not stand in your way of training
   - Second workshop scheduled in April 2009 (April 20 -23 ) on introductory
   and intermediate aspects of model building using NONMEM version VI
   - Works to build a strong base for Population Based Approach to Model
   Building in India.


Highly accomplished, internationally renowned and friendly volunteers -
instructors from the University of Queensland, Australia & USA will teach at
the workshop. PAGIN gratefully acknowledges and salutes their sense of
generosity and spirit of academic egalitarianism.

   - Bruce Green, Director, Model Answers Pty Ltd, Brisbane, Australia.
   - Glynn Morrish, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Pharmacy, University of
   Queensland, Australia.
   - Phey Yen Han, Award Winning Doctoral Scholar, University of Queensland,

*What will be covered?*

Hands-on training using NONMEM all through; One system per individual.

   - Basis of NONMEM ( construction and understanding of control stream,
   occassions to use FO or FOCE, statistical basis of NONMEM results etc.,)
   - Building Models ( PK, PD, Link)
   - Inspection and interpretation of diagnostic plots and NONMEM output
   - Simulation
   - Powering a study

Suitable for beginners, and intermediate level people. At the end of the
program you will be able to build models, run them, and interpret them.

*When and Where?*

April 20 - 23, 2009

Venue: PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Peelamedu, COIMBATORE
- 641 004, Tamil Nadu, India

*Contact Person:* Dr Ramalingam Sankaran, Principal, Professor of
Pharmacology, Head, Department of Clinical Research & Bioethics, PSG IMSR,
Coimbatore.Office: +91 - 2570170 - 5800 , Mobile: 098946-18450

Received on Wed Mar 04 2009 - 01:07:40 EST

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