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Gutski 2014

Comparative Gastroenterology Society Winter Meeting

We have reserved the Woodspur Lodge ( in Winter Park, CO, for March 1st to 5 th ; 2014

Registration form

Please join the Comparative Gastroenterology Society for the GutSki 2014 winter meeting to be held in the unique Woodspur Lodge in the mountains of Winter Park Colorado. The 3-day program will include 12 hours of scientific abstract presentations in an atmosphere that is relaxed and family friendly. All CGS members are encouraged to present short abstracts or case studies in gastroenterology, hepatology, or nutrition. In addition, daily group meals and receptions facilitate informal discussion and networking with colleagues. The early morning and late afternoon program allows plenty of free time for recreation and relaxation. Winter Park has excellent skiing ranging from beginner to expert. Other family activities include cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, dog sled rides, snowmobile tours, and tubing.

The Woodspur ( is a rustic lodge with excellent amenities and outstanding home cooked meals. The room rates are per person and include daily breakfast and dinner for all. The conference opens with a group dinner and Welcome Reception on Saturday (March 1st) and concludes with a banquet on Tuesday evening (March 4th) followed by departure on Wednesday AM (March 5th). With the generous support of our sponsors the conference registration includes the scientific program, conference refreshments, a banquet night and daily cocktail receptions for all participants, guests, and family members, a family tubing outing (Monday evening), and a group NASTAR Gutski race!

Winter Park is conveniently located 70 miles from Denver International Airport, which is 1.5 hr by shuttle van or rental car. We have reserved the entire lodge but there are only 32 rooms and space is limited - so register early and reserve your room directly with Woodspur. For more information contact meeting coordinators: Jan Suchodolski at, or Bob Sherding at

Conference Registration

  • Registrants must be current members of the Comparative Gastroenterology Society.
  • Registration includes: 3 days of scientific abstracts, social events (receptions), and a banquet.
  • Registration Fee: $125 by December 1, 2013 (increases to $150 after Dec. 1)
  • To register: Submit the attached Registration Form and $125 (check to CGS) to:

    Woodspur Lodge
    PO Box 249
    111 Van Anderson Dr.
    Winter Park, CO 80482

    1-800-626-6562;  970-726-8417

IMPORTANT: Registration does not reserve your hotel room. Registrants must reserve their hotel room directly by calling the Woodspur Lodge at 800-626-6562 or 970-726-8417.

IMPORTANT -  RESERVE YOUR ROOM: Registrants must reserve their hotel room directly with the Woodspur Lodge by calling 1-800-626-6562 or 970-726-8417 by December 1st, 2013. Please identify yourself as an attendee of the GutSki Veterinary Conference. A $75 deposit is required to hold a reservation. Payment in full is due at booking or no later than 60 days prior to arrival or Jan. 1st (cash, check, Visa, MC, Discover). Deposit and payment are refundable up to 60 days prior to arrival (Jan. 1) less a $10 service charge. Deposit and payment are not refundable if cancellation is made after Jan. 1.

GutSki Room Rates at Woodspur:

(Room rates include breakfast and dinner daily)

Number of People in the room

Daily Rate Per Person

Additional fees

1 Person


Plus 8.9% Sales Tax & 15% Gratuity

2 People

$95 per person

Plus 8.9% Sales Tax & 15% Gratuity

3 to 6 People

$80 per person

Plus 8.9% Sales Tax & 15% Gratuity

Children sharing room with parent:

5- 11 years old

3 - 4 years old

Under 3 years old

$65 per child

$55 per child

No charge

Plus 8.9% Sales Tax & 15% Gratuity

** Check-in is 3:00 PM; Check-out is 10:00 AM
** This is a nonsmoking establishment. Also please no pets.

Discounted Lift Tickets

You can reserve early-season discount lift tickets through Woodspur at the time you book your room, and they will be conveniently waiting for you at the lodge when you check in.

Ski Equipment Rental

Go to and go to links and scroll down to Ski Depot to order ski equipment at least 2 weeks before arrival. Your skis/boots will be delivered to the lodge.

GutSki Skier

GUTSKI 2012 in Winter Park, CO was a great success - everyone enjoyed the meeting. There were 39 active participants, and 24 presentations. Thanks to Bob Sherding, Dave Twedt and Jan Suchodolski for organizing this wonderful event!!

Also many thanks to Nutramax Laboratories, Nestlé Purina Pet Care, Storz Veterinary Endoscopy, Pfizer, and VCA Antech for their generous sponsorship of this meeting.

Gutsea 2015

Gutsea 2015 will be held at

Robert’s Grove Beach Resort

Placencia, Belize

on March 7th-11th.

Registrations are noew closed- please contact the resort directly.

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