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Hyatt Indian Wells Resort & Spa
Palm Springs, CA
Monday, November 9, 2020 to Friday, November 13, 2020

Five half-day morning sessions, Monday thru Friday. Course content will include didactic lectures, challenging case reviews and daily faculty panel questions & discussion. Modalities will include mammography, Ultrasound, MRI and Tomosynthesis.

Hotel and Accommodations

Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa / 44600 Indian Wells Lane, Indian Wells  CA  92210
Tel:  877-803-7534 / 760-776-1234
Room rates start at $209 single and $229 double  /  Deadline: October 8, 2020
Book your room online https://www.hyatt.com/en-us/group-booking/champ/g-ucbi

The daily resort fee has been waived for those who book directly with the Hyatt using the phone number or weblink above (normally $30). Room rates are subject to all state and local taxes. Both self-park and valet park are $23.50 per night. Cancellation deadline is 72 hours prior to scheduled arrival to avoid penalties.  

Air Travel

UCSF Radiology has negotiated group discounts with Delta and United Airlines for radiology course attendees.

As of October 1, 2020, US citizens will need an updated "Real ID" driver's license or valid Passport to fly within the US. 
Palm Springs Airport code:  PSP  Palm Springs Airport PSP webpage

Airline           Website                                      Promo-Event Code             Toll-Free

Delta             www.delta.com/book                  NY2VB                                800−328−1111  

United           www.united.com/book                ZH4X515523                       800−426−1122

The ONTario airport is about 80 miles or 1.5 hours away.
LAX and SAN Diego are about 130 miles or 2.5 hours away.

Hertz Car Rental

www.hertz.com  /  Discount-Promo Code: CV# 01SY0266 /  800–654–2240
From the reservation screen, click on "Discount Code", and enter the Convention (CV) number in the fourth field down.
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. Reservations at the group rate can be made by using the CV number listed above.

Palm Springs Information

Palm Springs is located about 130 miles or a two-hour drive east of Los Angeles. The area includes the neighboring towns of Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert and Indian Wells, as you travel southeast along Route 10 or Highway 111. The area has an average of 350 days of sunshine a year.

  • Villagefest − on Thursday evenings in downtown Palm Springs: enjoy an array of artists, artisans, entertainers, snacks and a farmers market.
  • The Gardens on El Paseo − stroll and shop on one of the most bountiful upscale shopping venues.
  • Living Desert Zoo & Botanical Garden − 1,200 acres of scenic trails and exhibits including gardens, live animal shows, a play park, a model train exhibit and tram rides.
  • Children’s Discovery Museum − with over fifty hands-on exhibits for kids of all ages.
  • Moorten Botanical Gardens − examine over 3,000 examples of southwestern cacti and plants.
  • Air Museum − experience one of the world’s largest collections of WW2 fighter planes.
  • Aerial Tramway − ascend 8,000 feet in the world’s largest rotating tramcars, with a spectacular, never-ending panoramic view of Palm Springs below.
  • Joshua Tree National Park − located on the northeast edge of the Palm Springs area, the nearly 800,000 acre park encompasses the most interesting geologic displays found in California’s deserts.