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[NMusers] Introduction course to Population PK and PK/PD modeling with NONMEM, Leiden, The Netherlands, 9-11 Deceber 2015

From: Jasper Stevens <JStevens_at_chdr.nl>
Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:46:35 +0200

Centre for Human Drug Research: Introduction course to Population PK and PK/PD modeling with NONMEM
This hands-on course is an introduction to population modeling for analyzing pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic data and discusses the general concept of population modeling and the application in drug development. It includes a series of hands-on examples, which enables the attendees to learn to work with NONMEM and R to solve standard pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic problems, including data file preparation, model coding, and visualization/interpretation of the results.
Target Audience
The course is intended for people who have basic knowledge of PK/PD concepts and data analysis and wish to apply/extend their knowledge and skills on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in drug development.
Course Objectives
Aim of the course is to familiarize the participants with basics of population PK/PD modeling and to train the participants in working with NONMEM (Non Linear Mixed Effects Modeling) to conduct population PK and PK/PD data analyses.
Details
Instructor Dr. Jasper Stevens (JStevens_at_chdr.nl)
Duration 3 x 8 hours
Dates 9th to 11th of December, 2015; 9:00 – 17:00 hr (CET)
Location CHDR, Zernikedreef 8, 2333 CL, Leiden, the Netherlands (T: +31 71 5246 400)
Language English
Maximum capacity 16 attendees
Program
Session 1 Agenda and brief introduction to population PK modeling, NONMEM and R
Session 2 NONMEM work flow for population PK models (data management, data exploration, model code and execution, output and interpretation)
Session 3 Population PK models continued: alternative administration routes, solving differential equations using NONMEM and simulations
Session 4 Population PK/PD models: brief introduction to PK/PD models and implementation of direct effect models in NONMEM
Session 5 Population PK/PD models continued: effect compartment and indirect response models
Course fee
The course fee is 1550 EUR, including course materials, coffee breaks, lunches and one evening dinner (Wednesday evening). Computers are available, including the required software packages. A limited number of students can register for a reduced fee (775 EUR), for which a support letter of the supervisor has to be included upon registration.
Cancellation received before October 1st, 2015 is subject to full refund, cancellation received after this date is subject to 50% refund.
Registration
You can register by sending an email to JStevens_at_chdr.nl thereby including your name, affiliation and postal address.


Jasper Stevens
Pharmacometrician
Centre for Human Drug Research
Zernikedreef 8
2333 CL Leiden
The Netherlands
T +31 (0)71 5246462
F +31 (0)71 5246499
jstevens_at_chdr.nl
http://www.chdr.nl

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