MUSC Hollings Cancer Center

Conferences & Seminars

ConferencesNational and international scholars are invited to visit the
HCC each year to engage in scientific exchange with HCC investigators. Please click the link below to view the current
and past schedule:

Upcoming Events
The Hollings Cancer Center is currently planning events for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Please check back soon for updates.

  • Cervical Cancer Free South Carolina Summit
    January 7-8, 2016
    Greenville, South Carolina
    Registration now open! For more information, click here
  • Mark R. Green Distinguished Endowed Visiting Professorship in Thoracic Oncology
    January 15, 2016
    James Jett, MD, National Jewish Health
  • Breast & Ovarian Cancer Research Retreat
    February 12, 2016 | Hilton Garden Inn, Lockwood Blvd.
  • Spring Symposium: Lipid Signaling & Immunology/Immunotherapy
    March 18, 2016 | Daniel Island Club
    Erika Pearce, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine
    Douglas Green, PhD, St. Jude Children’s Research Center
  • Cancer Genes & Molecular Regulation Program Retreat:
    The Role of Ubiquitin and Ubiquitin-like Molecules in Cell Homeostasis
    April 29, 2016 | HCC 120
    Wade Harper, PhD, Harvard Medical School
    Roger A. Greenberg, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Prostate Cancer Symposium
    May 13, 2016 | HCC 120
    Rick Kittles, PhD, University of Arizona
  • Symposium on RNA Pathobiology in Cancer
    June 9, 2016 | BEB 112
    Paul Fox, PhD, Cleveland Clinic
    Frank Slack, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School
Previous 2015 Research Retreat & Symposia
DateName of EventSpeaker(s)Location
November 5-6, 2015HCC Annual Research RetreatAdam Bass, MD, Dana Farber Cancer Institute;
Kwok Kin Wong, MD, PhD,
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Daniel Island Club
October 30, 2015Research in Action
Presented by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network & the Hollings Cancer Center
Dick Woodruff,
Vice President for Federal Relations, ACS Cancer Action Network;
Richard Wender, MD, Chief Cancer Control Officer, ACS
HCC 120
June 12, 2015McCain Melanoma Research RetreatLuca Gattinoni, MD, NCI
Esteban Celis, MD, PhD, Georgia Regents Cancer Center
Ming Li, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
HCC 120
May 19, 2015SCTR Scientific Retreat - Frontiers in ImmunotherapeuticsAgendaBEB 110
April 10, 2015Cancer Control Program
Research Retreat -
Data Resources to Promote Interdisciplinary Cancer Research
Dana Rollison, PhD,
Moffit Cancer Center
HCC 120
March 13, 2015Spring Symposium -
Incorporating Genomics into Targeted Drug Development
Kris Vaddi, PhD, Incyte
August Salvado, MD, Novartis
Philippe Bedard, MD,
U. of Toronto
Robert Loberg, PhD, Amgen, Inc. 
Daniel Island Club
February 20, 2015LSC/COBRE Research RetreatCharles Chalfant, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University Agenda
Daniel Island Club
January 22-23,
Cancer Immunology Research RetreatNicholas Restifo, MD
Tides Folly Beach



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