Roche PMDA Summer School 2024

Hand-on Modeling and Analytics in Drug Discovery For a Summer Week

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Roche Predictive Modeling and Data Analytics Summer School 2024

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Roche PMDA Summer School is a one-week in-person event for PhD students interested in learning and applying predictive modelling and data analytics to problems in drug discovery and development. It will take place between August 5th and 9th in Basel at the Roche campus.

The summer school is organised and sponsored by the Predictive Modeling and Data Analytics (PMDA) chapter, a multidisciplinary team in the department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, residing in the Pharma Research and Early Development division of F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. The chapter develops and applies data analysis, visualisation, and modelling tools for pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic studies, biomarkers, and toxicology and safety.


The topic of the PMDA summer school 2024 will be announced in due time. The participants will work in teams to analyze and model data and integrate prior knowledge. More details shall follow.


We welcome Ph.D. students of Swiss universities with backgrounds in mathematics, statistics, data science, computing sciences, physics, biology and relevant backgrounds to apply. Exceptional applications from non-Swiss universities or institutes may be considered in a case-by-case manner.

Link of Registration will be available in due time. To register, you need a Google account. During the application, you will need to submit a CV and a motivation letter as two PDF files. You can also provide up to two contact persons as your reference optionally.

Please contact jitao_david.zhang (at) roche (dot) com in case of questions.

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