Michelle Hudspeth, M.D., will take the reins as the medical director of the Blood & Marrow Transplant Program (BMT) Transplant Program at Hollings Cancer Center.


Attitude can mean everything when you get a cancer diagnosis. Here, Dr. Madelene Lewis shares how she turned the traumatic experience of losing her hair into a joyful celebration.


Always one to support an innovative idea, MUSC First Lady Kathy Cole was intrigued when she heard about LOWVELO, a new bike ride coming to Charleston


For Steven Fee, the drive from Hilton Head to Hollings Cancer Center is small price to pay for the latest in melanoma treatment that includes an innovative therapy called T-VEC.


Hollings Cancer Center at the Medical University of South Carolina lands its highest score yet and receives NCI-designation renewal. Hollings is the only NCI-designated cancer center in South Carolina.


Hollings Cancer Center researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina probed deeper into how cell division cycles are regulated.

Hollings Cancer Center

A National Cancer Institute Designated Cancer Center

Doctors & Researchers

Doctors & Researchers

Behind every patient stands a multidisciplinary team of cancer specialists who work together to determine the best care plan for each patient, and across our campus leading scientists and researchers work daily to unlock the clues to cancer.


Kathy Cole

MUSC First Lady Kathy Cole was intrigued when she heard about LOWVELO, a new bike ride coming to Charleston where 100 percent of the rider-raised dollars will go to fund cancer research.


Upcoming Events

Swing for a Cure logo

The 9th Annual Swing for a Cure, which supports sarcoma cancer research, is right around the corner! The fun kick-off party will be Friday, June 21 at Harborside East and the golf tournament will be Saturday, June 22 at Patriots Point Links. Every dollar raised truly makes an impact and helps saves lives.


Why Hollings?

Why Hollings - Physician hugging patient

This year, more breakthroughs will be discovered. More cancer patients will find hope. And Hollings Cancer Center will be on the leading edge of offering better options to patients. As a cancer center that combines patient care and research, Hollings brings together over 120 physicians and scientists who are driving the discoveries that will lead to tomorrow’s treatments.

Quality & Awards

National Cancer Institute Designation

The only National Cancer Institute-Designated Cancer Center in South Carolina, Hollings is at the forefront of cancer research. This research is the driving force behind delivering medical advances to patients and their families, enabling us to educate health care professionals and the public, and to establish outreach services for underserved populations.

Learn more about NCI Designation

"We are so fortunate to have a cancer center offering groundbreaking research and top-notch patient care right here in South Carolina"

- Senator Ernest "Fritz" Hollings

Health Focus: SC Public Radio

Bobbi Conner talks with Dr. Jennifer Harper about a fitness and wellness program for breast cancer survivors.

 Survivors Fit Club

Hollings in the Community

Give to Hollings

Upcoming Event
Hollings Cancer Center Seminar

Tuesday, June 20, 11:30 a.m.

Hollings Cancer Center, Room 120

Steven Carroll, M.D., Ph.D
Director, Biorepository Shared Resource
Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Biorepository & Tissue Analysis Shared Resource Forum

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Patient Care at Hollings

Patient Care at Hollings

As one of the leading cancer treatment centers in the Southeast, Hollings Cancer Center combines the full range of cancer specialties to deliver a higher level of care to the patients we serve. Our team of more than 60 sub-specialists – each concentrating on a specific discipline of cancer treatment and care – works with individual patients to develop customized treatment programs that target a broad range of conditions. Our specialists work together as a team, often meeting with patients under the same roof on the same day. We are striving to deliver the highest level of care in the best way possible.

Find a Cancer Care Location

The heart of our patient care is located in downtown Charleston, SC. Patients may also be seen in oncology clinic locations closer to home.

Hollings arial view

Patient Stories

Patient Stories

Personalized patient care is at the center of everything we do. And no one tells the story better than our patients themselves. Meet some of our patients and hear about their cancer journey.

Patient Stories

Refer a Patient

Refer a Patient

Patients may be referred to Hollings by calling MEDULINE at 843-792-2200 or 800-922-5250, MUSC’s dedicated consultation line open 24/7 exclusively for health care professionals or through the online Patient Referral Portal.

Find a Nurse Navigator

Patient Resources

Patient & Family Resources

Hollings offers resources for patients, families and those interested in learning more about cancer prevention and risk. These include our Patient & Family Resource Room, the online MUSC Health Library and many services and support networks.

Patient Resources

Clinical Trials

Is a clinical trial right for you?

Every treatment that has ever made a difference in cancer was once a part of a clinical trial. The Hollings Cancer Center is committed to offering the best treatments available today while searching for even better ones for the future.

Find a Clinical Trial

As an NCI-Designated Cancer Center, Hollings Cancer Center is part of a national network of clinical trials, with access to hundreds of trials across the United States.

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