UCSF Body Imaging: Abdominal & Thoracic

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Fairmont Orchid Resort
Kona, Hawaii
Sunday, January 20, 2019 to Friday, January 25, 2019
Course Director:
Lori Strachowski
CME Credits:
SAM Credits:

Course Outline and Faculty

Five half-day morning sessions Sunday thru Friday, with a full day off on Wednesday.

Sunday - Female Pelvis and Pregnancy            Wednesday - no formal course program
Monday - Male Pelvis and Liver                         Thursday - Abdomen, Thoracic and Cardiac
Tuesday - Gastrointestinal                                  Friday - Thoracic and Lung

UCSF Faculty:  Travis Henry, MD (thoracic);  Thomas Hope, MD (abdominal);  Kimberly Kallianos, MD (thoracic);  Michael Ohliger, MD, PhD (abdominal);  Lori Strachowski, MD (ultrasound);  Emily Webb, MD (abdominal).

Accommodations - The Fairmont Orchid

Reserve online:  https://resweb.passkey.com/go/ucsfbody2019  or call  800–845–9905 or 808–885-2000
Reservation deadline:  Wednesday, December 19, 2018  /  1 N. Kaniku Drive, Kamuela  HI  96743

Note that availability of ocean view rooms and suites are limited.
$346  Single/Double Fairmont Room        $659  Garden View Executive Suite
$392  Partial Ocean View                          $764  Ocean View Executive Suite
$416  Guaranteed Ocean View                 $927  Ocean Front Suite

Reduced daily resort charge of $25 for UCSF attendees who register through the group block (normally $30).  Room rates are subject to all state and local taxes.  Self-park is included in the resort charge, valet is an additional $5 per night.  Reservations must be cancelled at least 30 days prior to scheduled arrival to avoid penalties.

Air Travel

UCSF Radiology has negotiated group discounts with Delta, United and Hawaiian Airlines for radiology course attendees.
Book online to avoid additional booking fees.  
Kona airport code = KOA  https://airports.hawaii.gov/koa

Airline           Website                                                   Promo-Event Code            Toll-Free (add’l booking fee)

Delta             www.delta.com/book-a-flight                   NMS6F                               800−328−1111  

United           www.united.com/book-a-flight                 ZFKT721044                      800−426−1122

Hawaiian       www.hawaiianairlines.com/preferred      AMUCSFRPE                     800–367–5320                 

Hertz Car Rental

www.hertz.com  /  Discount-Promo Code: CV# 01SY0265 /  800–654–2240
View/Print Hertz rates UCSF January 2019 Kona Hertz Rates
Arrangements have been made with Hertz Car Rental for special rates during this UCSF meeting, as well as one week before and after this meeting, on all of the Hawaiian Islands. Reservations at the group rate can be made by using the CV number listed above.

Airport Transfers

877-242-5777 / [email protected] /  Per person rate:  $33.80 one way, $67.60 round trip.
Book online  Kona Speedishuttle January 20-25 2019 UCSF85064
SpeediShuttle provides shared ride airport transportation in Mercedes shuttles between the Kona Airport and the Fairmont Orchid. Guests with pre-arranged arrival reservations will be met by their driver at the baggage claim area, then directed to their shuttle. Vehicle amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, 6’1” headroom, three-point seat restraints, adjustable head-rests and roomy comfortable seats.

Island Information / Tour Options


Course Registration / Cancellation Deadline: cancellation requests must be made in writing by Friday, December 21, 2018; the refund will be less a $100 administrative fee. No refunds will be made after this date. Please email your request to [email protected]