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.

Previous 2015 Research Retreat & Symposia
DateName of EventSpeaker(s)Location
June 9, 2016Symposium on RNA Pathobiology in CancerPaul Fox, PhD, Cleveland Clinic;
Frank Slack, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School
BEB 112
May 3, 2016Developmental Cancer Therapeutics Spring Retreat Hilton Garden Inn
April 29, 2016Cancer Genes & Molecular Regulation Program Retreat:
The Role of Ubiquitin and Ubiquitin-like Molecules in Cell Homeostasis
Wade Harper, PhD,
Harvard Medical School
Roger A. Greenberg, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
HCC 120
April 27, 2016Inaugural "One-in-Three Afternoon Tea" Linda Floyd Forum on Women's CancersFounders Hall at Charles Towne Landing
March 18, 2016Spring Symposium: Lipid Signaling & Cancer Immunology/ImmunotherapyDouglas Green, PhD, St. Jude Children’s Research Center;
Erika Pearce, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine
Daniel Island Club
February 12, 2016Breast & Ovarian Cancer Research RetreatHilton Garden Inn
January 15, 2016Mark R. Green Distinguished Endowed Visiting Professorship in Thoracic OncologyJames Jett, MD,
National Jewish Health
HCC 120
January 7-8, 2016Cervical Cancer-Free South
Carolina Summit
AgendaHyatt Regency
Greenville, SC
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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