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Eun-Sil Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH

Mary and Deryl Hart Distinguished Professor of Surgery, in the School of Medicine
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 (Singapore), 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 - Berkeley, 2006
  • M.D., University of California - Los Angeles, 1991

Selected Grants

Publications

Northey, Jason J., Alexander S. Barrett, Irene Acerbi, Mary-Kate Hayward, Stephanie Talamantes, Ivory S. Dean, Janna K. Mouw, et al. “Stiff stroma increases breast cancer risk by inducing the oncogene ZNF217.” J Clin Invest 130, no. 11 (November 2, 2020): 5721–37. https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI129249.

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Sergesketter, Amanda R., Samantha M. Thomas, Edgardo R. Parrilla Castellar, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Carolyn Menendez, E Shelley Hwang, and Jennifer K. Plichta. “Do Histopathology and Clinical Outcomes of Breast Atypia Vary by Race/Ethnicity?” J Surg Res 255 (November 2020): 205–15. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2020.05.066.

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Plichta, Jennifer K., Hannah Williamson, Amanda R. Sergesketter, Lars J. Grimm, Samantha M. Thomas, Gayle DiLalla, Brittany A. Zwischenberger, E Shelley Hwang, and Ryan P. Plichta. “It's not you, It's me: The influence of patient and surgeon gender on patient satisfaction scores.” American Journal of Surgery 220, no. 5 (November 2020): 1179–88. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.07.036.

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Plichta, Jennifer K., Yi Ren, Caitlin E. Marks, Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel A. Greenup, Laura H. Rosenberger, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Susan G. R. McDuff, E Shelley Hwang, and Jeremy Force. “Surgery for Men with Breast Cancer: Do the Same Data Still Apply?” Ann Surg Oncol 27, no. 12 (November 2020): 4720–29. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-020-08901-z.

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Champion, Cosette D., Samantha M. Thomas, Jennifer K. Plichta, Edgardo Parrilla Castellar, Laura H. Rosenberger, Rachel A. Greenup, Terry Hyslop, E Shelley Hwang, and Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju. “Disparities at the Intersection of Race and Ethnicity: Examining Trends and Outcomes in Hispanic Women With Breast Cancer.” Jco Oncol Pract, October 7, 2020, OP2000381. https://doi.org/10.1200/OP.20.00381.

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Tamirisa, Nina P., Yi Ren, Brittany M. Campbell, Samantha M. Thomas, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Jennifer K. Plichta, Laura H. Rosenberger, et al. “Treatment Patterns and Outcomes of Women with Breast Cancer and Supraclavicular Nodal Metastases.” Annals of Surgical Oncology, September 18, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-020-09024-1.

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Vargas, Carlos E., Cameron S. Thorpe, Amylou C. Dueck, Kathleen S. Tenner, Nancy E. Davidson, Silvana Martino, Thomas M. Pisansky, et al. “Impact of adjuvant trastuzumab on locoregional failure rates in a randomized clinical trial: North Central Cancer Treatment Group N9831 (alliance) study.” Cancer, September 15, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.33154.

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Grimm, Lars J., Benjamin Neely, Rui Hou, Vignesh Selvakumaran, Jay A. Baker, Sora C. Yoon, Sujata V. Ghate, et al. “Mixed-methods study to predict upstaging of DCIS to invasive disease on mammography.” Ajr Am J Roentgenol, August 12, 2020. https://doi.org/10.2214/AJR.20.23679.

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Hwang, E Shelley, Charles M. Balch, Glen C. Balch, Sheldon M. Feldman, Mehra Golshan, Stephen R. Grobmyer, Steven K. Libutti, et al. “Surgical Oncologists and the COVID-19 Pandemic: Guiding Cancer Patients Effectively through Turbulence and Change.” Ann Surg Oncol 27, no. 8 (August 2020): 2600–2613. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-020-08673-6.

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