Travis Hollmann, MD, PhD

About Me

I am a pathologist with clinical training in dermatopathology who focuses on cutaneous tumor immunology. I have published research on both the innate and adaptive mechanisms of the host response as they relate to human disease.

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As a Melanoma Research Alliance young investigator and a member of both the melanoma and lung immunotherapy Stand Up to Cancer science teams, I have recently contributed to studies of the correlation between tumor neoantigens and response to immunotherapeutics. Throughout the years, I have been involved in numerous basic and clinical investigational studies of melanoma biology and immunology. I also serve as a study pathologist for checkpoint inhibitor trials at MSK.

  • Clinical Expertise: Dermatopathology and Soft Tissue Pathology
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: MD, PhD, University of Texas Medical School, Houston
  • Residencies: Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
  • Fellowships: Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
  • Board Certifications: Anatomic Pathology; Dermatopathology

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Visit PubMed for a full listing of Travis Hollmann’s journal articles

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Clinical Trials

As home to one of the world’s top cancer research centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering is typically involved in more than 900 clinical trials at a given time. Currently, clinical trials focused on the conditions I treat are enrolling new patients. If you’re interested in joining a clinical trial, click to learn about the trial’s purpose, eligibility criteria, and how to get more information.

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