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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

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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Ryser, Marc D., Inmaculada C. Sorribes, Matthew Greenwald, Ethan Wu, Allison Hall, Diego Mallo, Lorraine M. King, et al. “Inferring the evolutionary dynamics of ductal carcinoma in situ through multi-regional sequencing and mathematical modeling.” In Cancer Research, Vol. 80, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

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.” Am J Surg 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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Akushevich, Igor, Arseniy P. Yashkin, Rachel A. Greenup, and E Shelley Hwang. “A medicare-based comparative mortality analysis of active surveillance in older women with DCIS.” Npj Breast Cancer 6, no. 1 (October 30, 2020): 57. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41523-020-00199-0.

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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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Marks, Caitlin E., Yi Ren, Laura H. Rosenberger, Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel A. Greenup, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Susan McDuff, Gretchen Kimmick, E. Shelley Hwang, and Jennifer K. Plichta. “Surgical Management of the Axilla in Elderly Women With Node-Positive Breast Cancer.” J Surg Res 254 (October 2020): 275–85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2020.04.036.

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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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Hwang, E Shelley, and Lawrence Solin. “De-Escalation of Locoregional Therapy in Low-Risk Disease for DCIS and Early-Stage Invasive Cancer.” J Clin Oncol 38, no. 20 (July 10, 2020): 2230–39. https://doi.org/10.1200/JCO.19.02888.

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