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Eun-Sil Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH

Vice Chair of Research
Chief, Section of Breast Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Professor of Radiology

Education and Training

  • Surgeon-in-Chief, Ucsf Helen Diller Family Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 2009 - 2011
  • Professor in Residence, Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 2009 - 2011
  • Chief, Division Of Breast Surgery Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 2008 - 2011
  • Associate Professor in Residence, Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 2004 - 2009
  • Assistant Professor in Residence, Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, 1998 - 2004
  • Senior Reigstrar, General Surgical Oncology, Singapore General Hospital, 1998 - 1999
  • Fellow, Breast Surgical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1996 - 1997
  • Resident, General Surgery, Cornell University, 1992 - 1996
  • Intern, General Surgery, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, 1991 - 1992
  • M.P.H., University of California at Berkeley, 2006
  • M.D., University of California at Los Angeles, 1991

Selected Grants

Publications

Shi, B, Grimm, LJ, Mazurowski, MA, Baker, JA, Marks, JR, King, LM, Maley, CC, Hwang, ES, and Lo, JY. "Prediction of Occult Invasive Disease in Ductal Carcinoma in Situ Using Deep Learning Features." Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR 15, no. 3 Pt B (March 2018): 527-534.

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Ryser, MD, Horton, JK, and Hwang, ES. "How Low Can We Go-and Should We? Risk Reduction for Minimal-Volume DCIS." Annals of surgical oncology 25, no. 2 (February 2018): 354-355.

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Rosenberg, SM, Gierisch, JM, Lowenstein, C, Frank, ES, Collyer, D, Partridge, AH, and Hwang, ES. "Is it cancer or not? A qualitative exploration of patient perspectives surrounding the diagnosis and treatment of DCIS." February 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Keene, KS, King, T, Hwang, ES, Peng, B, McGuire, K, Tapia, C, Zhang, H, Bae, S, Nakhlis, F, Klauber-Demore, N, Meszoely, I, Sabel, MS, Willey, SC, Eterovic, KA, Hudis, C, Wolff, A, De Los Santos, J, Thompson, A, Mills, GB, and Meric-Bernstam, F. "Molecular determinants of post-mastectomy breast cancer recurrence." February 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Hwang, ES, Duong, S, Bedrosian, I, Allred, J, Wisner, D, Hyslop, T, Caudle, A, Guenther, J, Hudis, C, Winer, E, Esserman, L, and Hylton, N. "Primary endocrine therapy for ER-positive ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) CALGB 40903 (Alliance)." February 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Ryser, MD, Weaver, DL, Marks, JR, Hyslop, T, and Hwang, ES. "Quantifying the natural history and overtreatment rate of ductal carcinoma in situ." February 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Greenup, RA, Obeng-Gyasi, S, Thomas, S, Houck, K, Lane, WO, Blitzblau, RC, Hyslop, T, and Hwang, ES. "The Effect of Hospital Volume on Breast Cancer Mortality." Annals of surgery 267, no. 2 (February 2018): 375-381.

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Ohri, N, Sittig, MP, Tsai, CJ, Hwang, E-SS, Mittendorf, EA, Shi, W, Zhang, Z, and Ho, AY. "Trends and variations in postmastectomy radiation therapy for breast cancer in patients with 1 to 3 positive lymph nodes: A National Cancer Data Base analysis." Cancer 124, no. 3 (February 2018): 482-490.

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Plichta, JK, Campbell, BM, Mittendorf, EA, and Hwang, ES. "Anatomy and Breast Cancer Staging: Is It Still Relevant?." Surgical oncology clinics of North America 27, no. 1 (January 2018): 51-67. (Review)

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Lane, WO, Thomas, SM, Blitzblau, RC, Plichta, JK, Rosenberger, LH, Fayanju, OM, Hyslop, T, Hwang, ES, and Greenup, RA. "Surgical Resection of the Primary Tumor in Women With De Novo Stage IV Breast Cancer: Contemporary Practice Patterns and Survival Analysis." Annals of surgery (December 7, 2017).

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