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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, 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

Mundy, Lily R., Laura H. Rosenberger, Christel N. Rushing, Dunya Atisha, Andrea L. Pusic, Scott T. Hollenbeck, Terry Hyslop, and E Shelley Hwang. “The Evolution of Breast Satisfaction and Well-Being after Breast Cancer: A Propensity-Matched Comparison to the Norm.” Plast Reconstr Surg 145, no. 3 (March 2020): 595–604. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000006535.

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Rosenberger, Laura H., Yi Ren, Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel A. Greenup, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, E Shelley Hwang, and Jennifer K. Plichta. “Axillary lymph node dissection in node-positive breast cancer: are ten nodes adequate and when is enough, enough?” In Breast Cancer Res Treat, 179:661–70, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-019-05500-9.

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Fayanju, Oluwadamilola M., Yi Ren, Gita Suneja, Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel A. Greenup, Jennifer K. Plichta, Laura H. Rosenberger, Jeremy Force, Terry Hyslop, and E Shelley Hwang. “Nodal Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Predicts Receipt of Radiation Therapy After Breast Cancer Diagnosis.” Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 106, no. 2 (February 1, 2020): 377–89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.10.039.

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Plichta, Jennifer K., Yi Ren, Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel A. Greenup, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Laura H. Rosenberger, Terry Hyslop, and E Shelley Hwang. “Implications for Breast Cancer Restaging Based on the 8th Edition AJCC Staging Manual.” Ann Surg 271, no. 1 (January 2020): 169–76. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003071.

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Zhu, Zhe, Michael Harowicz, Jun Zhang, Ashirbani Saha, Lars J. Grimm, E Shelley Hwang, and Maciej A. Mazurowski. “Deep learning analysis of breast MRIs for prediction of occult invasive disease in ductal carcinoma in situ.” Comput Biol Med 115 (December 2019): 103498. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiomed.2019.103498.

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Hwang, E Shelley, and Veronika Malek. “Estimating the magnitude of clinical benefit of local therapy in patients with DCIS.” Breast 48 Suppl 1 (November 2019): S34–38. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0960-9776(19)31120-8.

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Plichta, Jennifer K., Samantha M. Thomas, Amanda R. Sergesketter, Rachel A. Greenup, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Laura H. Rosenberger, Nina Tamirisa, Terry Hyslop, and E Shelley Hwang. “Clinical and pathological stage discordance among 433,514 breast cancer patients.” Am J Surg 218, no. 4 (October 2019): 669–76. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.07.016.

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Champion, Cosette D., Yi Ren, Samantha M. Thomas, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Laura H. Rosenberger, Rachel A. Greenup, Carolyn S. Menendez, E Shelley Hwang, and Jennifer K. Plichta. “DCIS with Microinvasion: Is It In Situ or Invasive Disease?” In Ann Surg Oncol, 26:3124–32, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07556-9.

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