Eric Holland, MD, PhD

Eric Holland, MD, PhD

Senior VP and Director
Human Biology Division
Director, Seattle Translational Tumor Research
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and UW Medicine
Chap and Eve Alvord and Elias Alvord Chair in Neuro-Oncology
UW Medicine
Professor of Neurological Surgery
University of Washington


University of Chicago, 1985, PhD (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)
Stanford University, 1990, MD

Research Interests

Dr. Holland's research has centered around the development of genetically accurate mouse models of gliomas.  He has used them to study the biology of these tumors, the way that they respond to current therapy, and the development of new methods for treating them.

Clinical Expertise

Board-certified Neurosurgeon specializing in the treatment of patients with gliomas. 

Dr. Eric Holland, neurosurgeon and director of Human Biology at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, explains how Fred Hutch researchers are mining vast amounts of data in order to discover meaningful information that’s being used against cancer.

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Contact Information

(206) 667-6117
(206) 667-7850
Additional contact

Mailing Address:

1100 Fairview Ave. N.
Seattle, WA  98109