The PET Pharmacokinetics Course


The PET Pharmacokinetics Course will be held June 24-26, just prior to the Brain and BrainPET meetings in Vancouver, Canada June 27-30, 2015.  The PET Pharmacokinetics course is designed for anyone who would like to gain a better understanding of the principles involved in PET kinetic modeling and analysis. It is appropriate for physicians, graduate students and researchers with a wide range of backgrounds, including medicine, physics, chemistry, neuroscience, and pharmacology. There will be hands-on computer exercises to accompany the lecture course.

The course will be taught by a group of international tutors.


The PK Course will be held in Library Square Conference Centre @ Vancouver Public Library:
350 West Georgia St., Office: Level 7
Vancouver, BC Canada V6B 6B1​


 June 24 - 26, 2015​

Course Program

For the course program, please click he​re.


Richard E. Carson - New Haven, CT, USA
Mark Slifstein – New York, NY, USA
Roger N. Gunn - London, UK
Robert Innis – Bethesda, MD, USA
Robert A. Koeppe - Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Adriaan A. Lammertsma - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Julie Price - Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Ronald Boellaard  -  Amsterdam, The Netherlands​
Vesna Sossi – Vancouver, BC, Canada​


Robert Koeppe
Julie Price
Roger Gunn
Vesna Sossi​


Fees are in USD

Academic RateIndustry Rate

The cost of the course includes:
- Tuition (including copy of course manual)
- Lunch and coffee
- Evening networking opportunities

Registration for the PET Pharmacokinetics Course is now open.

- If you are already registered for Brain/BrainPET 2015 and wish to register for this PET PK Course, Please Click here to EDIT your registartion.

- If you would like to register for the PET PK Course ONLY please click ​here​​.​


The Following hotels have a special block for the PK Course.

In order to book your accommodation please approach the hotels directly.

  • SANDMAN HOTEL VANCOUVER CITY CENTRE(2 blocks from the PK Course venue)
    180 West Georgia Street | Vancouver BC | V6B 4P4
    Phone 604 681 2211 | Fax 604 646 4322 | Direct 604 646 4321
    ​Group Name: PK Course 
    Group  # 807130
  • YMCA Hotel Vancouver
    (2-3 blocks from the PK Course venue)

    733 Beatty Street,  Vancouver, BC  V6B 2M4

    tel 604 895 5830  tel 604 681 2550
    Group Name: PK Course 

  • BEST WESTERN PLUS Chateau Granville 
Hotel & Suites & Conference Centre 
    (1 km from the PK Course venue;  12-15 min walk)
    1100 Granville St, Vancouver, B.C., Canada V6Z 2B6

    604.669.7070 | 
fax: 604.669.4928 | toll free: 1.800.663.0575

    Room Block Name: PK Course Block
    Block ID: 11G

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