UCSF Imaging Update in Bermuda

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Fairmont Southampton
Southampton, Bermuda
Sunday, June 24, 2018 to Friday, June 29, 2018
Course Director:
Michael Hope
CME Credits:
SAM Credits:

Course Outline and Faculty

Half-day morning sessions Sunday thru Friday from 7:30 am - 1:00 pm, with a full-day off on Wednesday.

UCSF Faculty:  Spencer Behr, MD (abdominal); Ruth Goldstein, MD (ultrasound); Michael Hope, MD (thoracic); Maureen Kohi, MD (interventional); Andrew Phelps, MD (pediatrics); Vinil Shah, MD (neuro).

Hotel and Accommodations

The Fairmont Shouthampton Resort   /  Toll Free from US:  800-441-1414 / 866-540-4497
101 South Shore Rd, Southampton, Bermuda, SN02
Book online resweb.passkey.com/go/ucsfbermuda2018
Conference room rates start at $329  /  Reservation Deadline:  May 20, 2018

To receive complimentary in-room internet access, join the Fairmont Presidents' Club prior to your arrival;  if you do not join FPC prior to your arrival, the daily charge is $13.95.  www.fairmont.com/fpc

Unlimited Spa Access - $90: includes use of showers, locker rooms, inhalation and sauna, steam, spa amenities, spa pool with jacuzzis and sundeck.  Call 441-239-6924 or email: [email protected].

The rates above exclude Bermuda government tax of 11.75%. In addition, there is a required government resort levy of $13.41 per person per day (plus gov’t. tax) and daily per person gratuity ranging from $12 to $17 (depending on room category) added to the resort charge.  $30 each additional person per room (3 or more). Reservations cancelled less than 72 hours in advance will be charged a one-night's stay..

Gratuities for bellmen, maids and poolside attendants are included in the daily per person service charge. No additional tipping is expected or suggested. The daily per person resort levy includes on property trolley service, transfers to/from Riddell’s Bay Golf Course, golf bag handling and storage, beach and pool attendants, and daily ferry service to Albouys Point in the city of Hamilton.

Airline Travel and Discounts

Bermuda is located approximately 570 miles off the coast of North Carolina, and direct flights can be arranged through several east coast cities.  A Bermuda Passenger Tax of $35 is included in the cost of the airline ticket. Upon arrival, there are no airport jetways in Bermuda; if you need assistance, it is a good idea to pre-arrange with the airline.

L.F. Wade Bermuda Airport (BDA)  www.bermudaairport.com

Use the meeting codes listed below to receive airfare discounts:

Delta        www.delta.com/book-a-flight         code: NMQR6                   800-328-1111 (add'l fee)

United      www.united.com/book-a-flight       code: ZYUF559912           800-426-1122

The easiest way to reach The Fairmont Southampton is by local taxi; the ride takes approximately 30 minutes and costs $55–$60.
CEO Transport www.limobermuda.com offers shared shuttle rides ($15 per person), as well as private transfers and island tours, or call 441-234-4366 .

Travel Information

Passports and Visas: US and Canadian citizens visiting Bermuda must present a valid passport upon entry and departure. There are no visa requirements for U.S. or Canadian citizens. In addition, all visitors must have a return or onward airline ticket. For more information: US Travel travel.state.gov,  Canadian Travel travel.gc.ca/

As Bermuda is a British Overseas Territory refer tothe British Embassy website for other travel questions ukinusa.fco.gov.uk/en.

Currency: Legal tender in Bermuda is the Bermuda dollar, which trades at the same rate as the US dollar and carries the same symbol ($). Bermuda and US currencies are accepted interchangeably, but change is almost always given in Bermudian coins. ATM machines dispense only Bermuda dollars and buses accept coins only.

Safety and Health: No inoculations or unusual health precautions are required to visit Bermuda.

Weather: Bermuda is warmed by the Gulf Stream with average summer temperatures between 75 and 85 degrees Fahrenheit. Rainstorms are infrequent in the summer and showers that do come are brief.

Time Zone: Bermuda is on Atlantic Time, and is one hour ahead of Eastern Time year-round.

CARS:  Bermuda restricts the use of automobiles to Bermuda citizens only. Moped and scooter rentals can be arranged at various points on the island or at the hotel. 

Course Registration / Cancellation Deadline: cancellation requests must be made in writing by Friday, May 25, 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]