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Registration Rates
  • Special Offer: Physicians may register their Practice Administrators for FREE via their paid registration.
  • Registration form if you need to fax/mail.
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
780 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: 1+ (415) 896-1600

Note: San Francisco Marriott Marquis is sold out, you may call hotel directly for possible cancellations. ASNC has made accommodations at The Park Central Hotel, just few blocks away.

San Francisco Travel Tips

Special activities that require sign-up during registration due to limited space (non-refundable):

If you're already registered, simply log-in with your reference # and email from original order to add:

  • Keynote Session: Finding Meaning, Balance and Professional Fulfillment in the Practice of Medicine, 12:00 -1:00 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6- by Tait Shanafelt, MD, Director of the Stanford WellMD Center (no charge)
  • 25th Anniversary Celebration Party: 6:30 -11:00 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, with dinner, complimentary drink, entertainment and ASNC 25th anniversary commemorative tie-dye t-shirt ($99 per person- whether registrant or guest of registrant, ticket price will increase to $125 onsite)
  • Walk & Learn with ASNC Past Presidents:
    • Local Tastes of the City Tour - Overall focus on how to develop, promote, sustain and maintain a cardiac imaging service how to optimize use of imaging, including why AUC is important. Provides approx. 1 CME credit  ($125). 1:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 7.
    • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Tourentry fee with boxed lunch, provides approx. 1 CME credit ($75). 2 sessions to choose from: 10:15 a.m. -12:45 p.m., Friday, Sept. 7 and Saturday, Sept. 8 (25-person limit each)
  • PET Satellite SessionImplementing a Cardiac PET Program- The Why’s and How To’s, 6-8 pm Saturday, Sept. 8 (no charge)
  • Cases with the Aces (FULL): ($25 each, limit of two) Interactive Reading Sessions. Provides approx. 1.5 CME each.
    Brown University: SPECT and nuclear cardiology cases – Friday, 9/7 – 10:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
    Jefferson Heart Institute (Philadelphia, PA): SPECT and nuclear cardiology cases – Friday, 9/7 – 1:30- 3:00 p.m.
    Brigham and Womens: PET-CFR cases – Friday, 9/7 – 4:00- 5:30 p.m.
    Ottawa Heart Institute: PET & SPECT cases – Saturday, 9/8 – 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    Mayo Clinic: SPECT and nuclear cardiology cases – Saturday, 9/8 – 1:30- 3:00 p.m.
    Yale: SPECT and nuclear cardiology cases – Saturday, 9/8 – 4:00- 5:30 p.m.
ASNC2018 Events in the Expo Hall

Two Chances to Win a Wine Gift Pack!

Thursday, Sept. 6

6 pm - 7:30 pm.                Welcome Reception 

Friday, Sept. 7

9:30am-10:30am             Coffee Break
12:00pm-12:30pm           Expo Hall closed
1:15pm-1:45pm               Dessert Break and Wine Gift Pack Drawing*
                                                *Must be present to win
3:15pm-4:15pm                Appreciation Reception hosted by ASNC President Prem Soman, MD (Networking Lounge)

Saturday, Sept. 8

9:30am-10:30am             Coffee Break
12:00pm-12:30pm           Expo Hall closed
1:15pm-1:45pm               Dessert Break and Wine Gift Pack Drawing*
                                                *Must be present to win
 3:15pm-4:15pm              Happy Hour and Meet & Greet with ASNC leadership (Networking Lounge)


Important Dates and Deadlines

July 9 Early Bird Registration Ends
Aug. 13 Deadline for Reduced Rate Hotel Rooms within Reserved Block
Aug. 23 Online Pre-Registration Rates End (Save $100!)
Sept. 5 Onsite Registration Begins
Sept. 6 Keynote Session starts at 12 p.m. - Arrive Early!

SF Travel

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San Francisco Travel

Whether you're a first-timer or a returning visitor, this tool will help you plan a customized trip with activities from culture to cuisine and everywhere in between. 


  • SuperShuttle from SFO Airport (not provided by hotel; on request) approx. $17 one way 
  • Estimated taxi from SFO Airport, $45 one way
  • SuperShuttle from OAK Airport (not provided by hotel, on request) approx. $27 one way
  • Self Parking: Self parking is not available at the Marriott Marquis. However, there is city parking across from the hotel for $3.50/hr as of 2/12/2018 **Disclaimer: Not provided by ASNC**
  • Valet Parking: $77.52 per day; Parking charged to guest room 
  • In hotel dining: The View Lounge, open for dinner
  • In hotel dining: Mission Street Pantry, open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Tadich Grill
  • The Keystone
Sports and Recreation Things to Do Weather in San Francisco, Calif.
Average temperature in early September is 74 degrees. Dressing in layers is recommended.

International Attendees
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Registration Refund Policy
Notification of cancellation must be received in writing. Send to: by August 23, 2018 to receive a refund minus a $75 administrative fee. Please allow three weeks for processing. Telephone cancellations are not eligible for a refund, and no refunds will be issued after August 23, 2018.