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Fairmont Orchid Resort & Spa
Kona, Hawaii
Sunday, March 6, 2022 to Friday, March 11, 2022
Course Director:
Bonnie Joe MD PhD
CME Credits:
SAM Credits:

Course Outline and Faculty

Five half-day morning sessions Sunday thru Friday, with a full day off on Wednesday.
Course content will include didactic lectures, faculty panel discussions and challenging cases.
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UCSF Faculty:  Bonnie Joe, MD PhDJessica Hayward, MDKimberly Ray, MDEdward Sickles, MD.
Guest Faculty:  Maxine Jochelson, MD - Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NYC.  

Accommodations – Host Hotel

The Fairmont Orchid  / 1 N. Kaniku Drive, Kamuela  HI  96743
or call  866­-540-­4744 or 808–885-2000
Reservation deadline:  Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Book online https://book.passkey.com/e/50220382

You must identify yourself as a member of the UCSF Radiology conference in order to receive the group rate, which is available until the cut-off date or until the group room block is filled; after which will the group rate will be offered on a space-available basis only. Group rates will be honored from March 2-13, 2022 (depending on availability). Room reservations are subject to all fees, taxes and booking policies.

Note that availability of ocean view rooms and suites are limited:
$352  Single/Double Fairmont Room        $675  Garden View Executive Suite         
$400  Partial Ocean View                          $765  Ocean View Executive Suite           
$425  Guaranteed Ocean View                 $930  Ocean Front Suite

Reduced daily resort charge of $25 for UCSF attendees who register through the group block (normally $35). 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 United and Hawaiian Airlines for radiology course attendees. Book online to avoid additional booking fees.  
Kona airport code = KOA; https://airports.hawaii.gov/koa
Hawaii Safe Travels Requirements 

Airline        Promo Code       Website                                                                    Toll-Free
United        ZK47190520      united.com/en/us/book-flight/united-reservations     800−426−1122
Hawaiian    AMUCSFRPE    hawaiianairlines.com/preferred                                 800–367–5320

Car Rental
www.avis.com / Group AWD# X078329 / 800-331-1600
​Airport: Kona Keahole International
Arrangements have been made with Avis Car Rental for special rates during this UCSF meeting, as well as one week before & after. Reservations at the group rate can be made by using the link and group code listed above.

Airport Transfers
https://speedishuttle.com  /  877-242-5777 or 808-772-5700
Check the website for transfer rates and bookings.
Travel in an air-conditioned Mercedes shuttle, drive-time approximately 30 minutes.

COVID-19 Update & Resources 

As you know, the COVID19 outbreak has caused significant travel disruptions to conferences both nationally and internationally. The health and safety of our meeting attendees, faculty, staff, and patients has been of the utmost importance to us. Further information can be found at: https://meded.ucsf.edu/ce/covid-19

Island Information / Tour Options


Cancellation Deadline: course registration cancellation requests must be made in writing by Friday, February 4, 2022; the refund will be less a $100 administrative fee. No refunds will be made after this date. Please email your request to [email protected]u.