Quitting smoking can be tough, but the benefits make it well worth the effort. That's a key takeaway from the surgeon general’s report that leading smoking cessation experts want the public to know.


Our fall issue of Hollings Horizons features how we here at the cancer center hope to make the lives of those who are touched by cancer easier.


MUSC Health ranked 32nd in cancer care.


Ratanya Manigault found out she had triple-negative breast cancer when she was pregnant with her second child. Now she's helping to raise awareness.


As Dr. Gustavo Leone steps down as director of MUSC's Hollings Cancer Center, Denis Guttridge, Ph.D., assumes interim role to ensure smooth transition.


Cancer survivor celebrates Cervical Cancer Awareness month with her top tips of what she wishes other women would know. Check out her inspiring story.

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.


Cokie Berenyi cuddles a goat in front of a red barn door

Cokie Berenyi is training to summit Mount Everest this spring, aiming to raise $1 million for a new mobile health unit for Hollings Cancer Center and generate awareness about cancer prevention.


Upcoming Events

Cokie Berenyi on a mountaintop with her arms raised

Join us for the Everyday Everest Send-Off Party on March 22 and wish Cokie Berenyi well as she gets ready to leave for Mount Everest. Enjoy a fun farm-style party featuring food, inspiring stories and a chance to honor a loved one.


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

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Colbert Education and Library, Room 109

Jacob Kresovich, Ph.D., MPH
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Molecular & Genetic Epidemiology
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

"DNA methylation and breast cancer: signals of mechanism and risk"

Lunch Served

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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.

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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

Yoga instructor Gail Corvette

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 Mind-Body Connection Class 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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