UCSF Interventional Radiology Review

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UCSF Parnassus Campus - Kalmanovitz Library
San Francisco, CA
Monday, September 17, 2018 to Friday, September 21, 2018
Course Director:
Maureen Kohi MD; Nicholas Fidelman
CME Credits:
SAM Credits:

Course Outline and Faculty

Full-day sessions Monday through Thursday from 8:15 am to 4:45 pm, half-day morning session on Friday from 8:15 am to 12:45 pm.  Registration is limited to 30 persons.
This course is endorsed by the Society of Interventional Radiology 

                         Morning                                                               Afternoon
Monday            CTA/MRA/US, AAA & PAD                                 Arterial Interventions and Cases
Tuesday           IO, HCC, Liver Metastases                                 Ablation and Embolization, MSK Interventions
Wednesday     GI Interventions, Lymph and Renal                     GU Interventions, Tools and Catheters
Thursday         Neuro-IR Interventions, Hands-on Workshops    IR Safety, Save & Disaster
Friday              Venous, Dialysis, Vascular                                  Adjourn

UCSF Faculty:  Matthew Amans, MD, MSc;  Matthew Bucknor, MD;  Cynthia Chin, MD;  Daniel Cooke, MD;  Miles Conrad, MD, MPH;  Nicholas Fidelman, MD, FSIR;  Steven Hetts, MD;  Maureen Kohi, MD, FSIR;  Ryan Kohlbrenner, MD;  Pallav Kolli, MD;  Vishal Kumar, MD;  Jeanne LaBerge, MD, FSIR;  Evan Lehrman, MD;  Thomas Link, MD, PhD;  Tara Morgan, MD;  Sujal Nanavati, MD;  Andrew Taylor, MD, PhD;  Stefanie Weinstein, MD, FSAR;  Mark Wilson, MD.
Guest Faculty:  Matthew Lungren, MD, MPH - Stanford University School of Medicine;  Anand Patel, MD - Mary Medical Center, Torrance CA;  Trushar Patel, MD, Hoag Memorial Hospital, Newport Beach CA;  Richard Saxon, MD, FSIR - San Diego Imaging.

Airline Discounts and Local Transit

Click on the Travel to San Francisco link for detailed information on
- Airline Ticket Discount Codes
- SFO/OAK airport transfer options including the regional BART train system
- the SF MUNI city transit system
- car rental discounts
- other useful tips for getting around SF and the bay area.

Public Transportation to the UCSF Parnassus Campus 

SF City bus/railway info: www.sfmta.com
The N-Judah streetcar can be boarded at any of the four downtown Market Street underground BART/MUNI stations.  The ride to the UCSF parking garage is about 20 minutes;  take the parking garage elevator to the top floor, take the stairs up to the food court, exit onto the street and the library is on your right.  The fare costs $2.75 one-way; retain your transfer as proof of payment to avoid fines.  Weeklong passes can be purchased at the Powell Tourist Station at Market Street, individual tickets can be bought at any of the four underground Market Street stations.

Hertz Car Rental

www.hertz.com  /  Discount-Promo Code: CV# 01SY0264 /  800–654–2240
View/Print Hertz rate sheet UCSF Hertz rate sheet SF Sep 2018.pdf 
Although a car rental is not necessary (or recommended) for your stay, 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.


UCSF Short Term Lodging Guide (pages 2-6):  UCSF Short Term Lodging Guide April 2018.pdf

The hotels listed below are located near or around the Union Square area, and are all near one of four main underground transit stations along Market Street (Civic Center, Powell, Montgomery and Embarcadero) with entrances to the BART subway that connects to SFO and OAK airports, as well as SF Muni city transportation lines.  

InterContinental SF (SOMA) www.intercontinental.com
888 Howard St at 5th St / (415) 616-6500 or (866) 781-2364
Click the link above to check for the UCSF Corporate Rate

Club Quarters Hotels (Embarcadero) www.clubquartershotels.com/san-francisco
424 Clay St at Battery St / (415) 392-7400
Check for UCSF Corporate Rate with Password UCSF

Courtyard by Marriott (SOMA) www.courtyardsanfrancisco.com
299 Second St at Folsom Street / (415) 947-0700 or (800) 321-2211

Four Seasons Hotel www.fourseasons.com/sanfrancisco
757 Market St at 3rd St / (415) 633-3000

Hotel Griffon (Embarcadero) www.hotelgriffon.com
155 Steuart St at Howard St / (415) 495-2100 or (800) 321-2201

Hotel Nikko (Union Square) www.hotelnikkosf.com
222 Mason St at O'Farrell St / (415) 394-1111

Hotel Palomar www.hotelpalomar-sf.com
12 Fourth St at Market St / (415) 348-1111 or (866) 373-4941

Hotel Vitale (Embarcadero) www.hotelvitale.com
8 Mission St at The Embarcadero / (415) 278-3700 or (888) 890-8688

Hyatt Regency SF (Embarcadero) www.hyatt.com
5 Embarcadero Center at Market Street / (415) 788-1234 or (888) 591-1234

Grand Hyatt SF (Union Square) http://grandsanfrancisco.hyatt.com
345 Stockton Street at Sutter / (415) 398-1234 or (888) 591-1234

The Palace Hotel www.sfpalace.com
2 Montgomery St at Market St / (415) 512-1111 or (800) 325-3589 or (888) 627-7196

Park Central Hotel www.parkcentralsf.com
50 Third Street at Market St / (415) 974-6400 or (888) 627-8561

San Francisco Marriott Marquis (SOMA) www.marriott.com
55 Fourth St at Market St / (415) 896-1600

St. Regis Hotel (SOMA) www.stregis.com/sanfrancisco
125 3rd St at Mission St / (415) 284-4000 or (877) 787-3447

The W Hotel (SOMA) www.whotels.com/sanfrancisco
181 Third St at Howard St / (415) 777-5300

The Westin St. Francis (Union Square) www.westinstfrancis.com
335 Powell St at Geary Blvd / (415) 397-7000 or (800) 937-8461

Course Registration / Cancellation Deadline: cancellation requests must be made in writing by Friday, August 17, 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]