2018 Schedule

Note: Schedule subject to change.

Time Activity Topic Instructor

Sun, Feb 11

7:00–8:30 PM Welcome Reception, location TBA    

Mon, Feb 12

7:30 AM Continental Breakfast    
8:00 AM Welcome Introduction to the course Leslie Z. Benet
8:15 AM Lecture 1 Fundamentals of Pharmacokinetics: Clearance Leslie Z. Benet
9:45 AM Coffee Break    
10:15 AM Lecture 2 Fundamentals of Pharmacokinetics: Distribution Leslie Z. Benet
11:30 AM Workshop Introduction Tutors
11:50 AM Lunch    
12:50 PM Workshop 1 Clearance Concepts Tutors
2:30 PM Coffee Break    
3:00 PM Lecture 3 Temporal Relationships After Intravascular Administration Leslie Z. Benet
4:15–5:40 PM Workshop 2 Distribution and Intravascular Bolus Kinetics Tutors

Tue, Feb 13

7:30 AM Continental Breakfast    
8:00 AM Workshop 3 Constant Rate Input Tutors
9:15 AM Lecture 4 Absorption I: Concepts and Kinetics Svein Øie
10:15 AM Coffee Break    
10:45 AM Lecture 5 Absorption II: Factors Influencing Drug Absorption Svein Øie
12:00 Noon Lunch    
1:15 PM Workshop 4 Absorption Concepts and Kinetics Tutors
3:00 PM Coffee Break    
3:15–5:15 PM Lecture 6 Renal and Hepatic (Metabolic) Elimination Svein Øie
6:30 PM Course Dinner

Wed, Feb 14

7:30 AM Continental Breakfast    
8:00 AM Workshop 5 Renal and Hepatic Elimination Tutors
9:45 AM Coffee Break    
10:15 AM Lecture 7 Mean Residence Time Leslie Z. Benet
11:00 AM Short Break    
11:10 AM Lecture 8 Multiple Dose Regimens Leslie Z. Benet
12:00 Noon Lunch    
1:00 PM Lecture 9 Integration of Kinetic Concepts Robert A. Upton
2:45 PM Coffee Break    
3:15 PM Workshop 6 Mean Residence Time Tutors
4:15–5:45 PM Lecture 10 Bioavailability and Bioequivalence: BCS and BDDCS Leslie Z. Benet

Thu, Feb 15

7:30 AM Continental Breakfast    
8:00 AM Workshop 7 Multiple Dose Regimens Tutors
9:00 AM Workshop 8 Integration of Kinetic Concepts Tutors
10:15 AM Coffee Break    

Elective Sessions Start

10:45 AM Lecture A1 Multicompartment Kinetics Svein Øie
  Lecture A2 Phar​ma​co​ge​no​mics in the Management of Variability Kathleen M. Giacomini
12:30 PM Lunch    
1:30 PM Workshop 9
  • Bioavailability


  • Multicompartment PK
  • Pharmacogenomics
3:00 PM Coffee Break    
3:30–5:30 PM Lecture B1 Pharmacokinetics & Pharmacodynamics Modeling Rada Savic
  Lecture B2 Macromolecule Pharmacokinetics Sara Kenkare-Mitra

Fri, Feb 16

7:30 AM Continental Breakfast    
8:00 AM Lecture C1 Nonlinear Pharmacokinetics Deanna Kroetz
  Lecture C2 Application in Clinical Practice Michael E. Winter
10:00 AM Coffee Break    
10:20 AM Workshop 10
  • Pharmacodynamics
  • Macromolecule PK


  • Nonlinear PK
  • PK in Clinical Practice
12:00 Noon Course Adjourns    

Optional half-day courses begin at 12:30 PM. You must be registered in advance to attend.