UCSF Imaging Update in Wine Country

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Silverado Resort & Spa
Napa, California
Monday, August 6, 2018 to Friday, August 10, 2018
Course Director:
Andrew Phelps
CME Credits:
SAM Credits:

Course Outline and Faculty

Five half-day morning sessions, Monday through Friday, from 7:00 am to 12:45 pm.

At the completion of the course, the attendee should be able to understand and apply:
1. Current guidelines and protocols for cancer imaging, with focus on breast, colon, endometrium, liver, lung, prostate and pediatrics;
2. Up-to-date imaging approaches to trauma and emergency conditions of the brain and spine;
3. Imaging pearls and pitfalls in joint injuries of the shoulder, elbow and knee;
4. Fundamentals and criteria for imaging of women and children.

Daily Topics:
Monday = Neuro, Skeletal, Pediatrics                       Thursday = Abdomen, Pelvis
Tuesday = Thoracic, Breast, Neuro, Skeletal            Friday = Abdomen, Pelvis, Pediatrics
Wednesday = GI, Breast, Thoracic
UCSF Faculty: Heather Greenwood, MD (breast); Thomas Hope, MD (abdomen); Priyanka Jha, MBBS (abdomen); Kimberly Kallianos, MD (chest); Tara Morgan, MD (ultrasound); Andrew Phelps, MD (pediatrics); Vinil Shah, MD (neuro); Lynne Steinbach, MD (skeletal).


The Silverado Resort & Spa  /  1600 Atlas Peak Road, Napa CA 94558
Reserve Online:  https://aws.passkey.com/go/UCSFaug2018  or Call:  800-532-0500 or 707-257-0200
Group rate: $300 per night (includes $25 resort fee).  Reservation Deadline:  Friday, July 13, 2018.
The conference room rate is available August 5-9 (Sunday evening thru Thursday).

A credit card is required to confirm your reservation. Reservation requests made after 7/6/18 cannot be guaranteed and will be extended on a space and rate-available basis only. Resort fee includes: bell gratuities, unlimited wi-fi access, self and valet parking, in-room coffee/tea, tennis courts, golf bag storage, access to fitness facility and classes.  Check-in is 4:00 pm, check-out is 11:00 am. Reservations cancelled less than 14 days prior to scheduled arrival will be charged a one-night’s stay. 

Airline Discounts and Local Transit

Click on the Travel to San Francisco link for detailed information on
- Airline Ticket Discount Codes on Delta and Untied
- Hertz car rental discounts
- other useful tips for getting around SF and the Bay Area

The Silverado is 60 miles from SFO and 55 miles from OAK.
Detailed driving directions can be obtained from the hotel website or by contacting the hotel directly.  
Motor coach service is available from both SFO and OAK airports.  
www.airportexpressinc.com  /  800−327−2024
www.evanstransportation.com  /  707-255-1559

Hertz Car Rental

www.hertz.com  /  Discount-Promo Code: CV# 01SY0264 /  800–654–2240
View/Print Hertz rate sheet August 2018 Hertz Car 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, from both SFO and OAK airports. Reservations at the group rate can be made by using the CV number listed above.

Napa Tourism

www.napavalley.org  /  www.donapa.com

Course Registration / Cancellation Deadline: cancellation requests must be made in writing by Friday, July 6, 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]