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 2014-2015 academic year.
Please check back soon for updates.

  • Clinical & Translational Research Retreat
    November 5-6, 2015
    Hollings Cancer Center & Daniel Island Club
    For more information, click here.
  • Southeastern Regional Lipid Conference
    November 11-13, 2015
    Cashiers, North Carolina
    For more information, click here.

Previous 2014-2015 Research Retreats & Symposia

DateName of EventSpeaker(s)Location
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
December 5, 2014
Chalsty Breast & Ovarian Cancer Research RetreatRetreat AgendaHilton Garden Inn
November 7, 2014 HCC Annual Research Retreat

John Condeelis, PhD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine;
Roland Wolfe, PhD, University of Dundee Medical Research Institute

Research Retreat Agenda

Daniel Island Club
October 30, 2014Fall Scientific Retreat on Tobacco Related ResearchJohn R. Seffrin, PhD, American Cancer Society, Inc.;
     Jonathan M. Samet, MD, MS, University of Southern California
BEB 103
October 24, 2014Cancer Genes & Molecular Regulations and Developmental Cancer Therapeutics Research RetreatCGMR/DCT Retreat AgendaCharleston Yacht Club
October 3, 2014Hematological Malignancies SymposiumPatrick Brown, MD
Megan Sykes, MD
Jennifer Woyach, MD
HCC 120
June 15-20, 2014Light Microscopy for the
Biosciences Workshop
Principal Instructors:
John J. Lemasters, MD, PhD
Anna-Liisa Nieminen, PhD
Venkat K. Ramshesh, PhD
BEB 110
June 12, 2014RNA Pathobiology Symposium in CancerRachel Green, PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
James Manley, PhD,
Columbia University 
BEB 112
May 15, 2014Prostate Cancer Research RetreatIan M. Thompson, MD
UT Health Science Center
Prostate Cancer Research Retreat Agenda
HCC 120
April 25, 2014GI Cancers Research Retreat - Immunotherapy for Gastrointestinal MalignanciesEileen M. O'Reilly, MD
Jack R.Wands, MD
GI Retreat Agenda
HCC 120
April 18, 2014Cancer Immunology Program
Research Retreat
David H. Munn, MD
Georgia Regents University
HCC 120
March 14, 2014Spring Symposium - Translating Cancer Control Science into PracticePeter Shields, MD
Isaac Powell, MD
Elizabeth  Calhoun, PhD
Timothy Rebbeck, PhD
Matthew Kreuter, PhD
Spring Symposium Agenda
Daniel Island
February 26, 2014Center for Genomic Medicine SymposiumPlease click here for more detailsBEB 110
9-10, 2014 

Cervical Cancer Free South Carolina Inaugural Summit 
Please click here for more information on this event. Double Tree - Charleston, SC



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