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Eun-Sil Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH

Mary and Deryl Hart 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

Cassetta, Luca, Stamatina Fragkogianni, Andrew H. Sims, Agnieszka Swierczak, Lesley M. Forrester, Hui Zhang, Daniel Y. H. Soong, et al. “Human Tumor-Associated Macrophage and Monocyte Transcriptional Landscapes Reveal Cancer-Specific Reprogramming, Biomarkers, and Therapeutic Targets..” Cancer Cell 35, no. 4 (April 15, 2019): 588-602.e10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ccell.2019.02.009.

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Harrison, Beth T., E Shelley Hwang, Ann H. Partridge, Alastair M. Thompson, and Stuart J. Schnitt. “Variability in diagnostic threshold for comedo necrosis among breast pathologists: implications for patient eligibility for active surveillance trials of ductal carcinoma in situ..” In Mod Pathol, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41379-019-0262-4.

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Hwang, E Shelley, Terry Hyslop, Thomas Lynch, Elizabeth Frank, Donna Pinto, Desiree Basila, Deborah Collyar, et al. “The COMET (Comparison of Operative versus Monitoring and Endocrine Therapy) trial: a phase III randomised controlled clinical trial for low-risk ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)..” Bmj Open 9, no. 3 (March 12, 2019). https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2018-026797.

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Atisha, Dunya M., Kristen M. Tessiatore, Christel N. Rushing, Deniz Dayicioglu, Andrea Pusic, and Shelley Hwang. “A National Snapshot of Patient-Reported Outcomes Comparing Types of Abdominal Flaps for Breast Reconstruction..” Plast Reconstr Surg 143, no. 3 (March 2019): 667–77. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000005301.

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Lane, Whitney O., Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel C. Blitzblau, Jennifer K. Plichta, Laura H. Rosenberger, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Terry Hyslop, E Shelley Hwang, and Rachel A. Greenup. “Surgical Resection of the Primary Tumor in Women With De Novo Stage IV Breast Cancer: Contemporary Practice Patterns and Survival Analysis..” Ann Surg 269, no. 3 (March 2019): 537–44. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002621.

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Ryser, Marc D., Donald L. Weaver, Fengmin Zhao, Mathias Worni, Lars J. Grimm, Roman Gulati, Ruth Etzioni, Terry Hyslop, Sandra J. Lee, and E Shelley Hwang. “Cancer Outcomes in DCIS Patients Without Locoregional Treatment..” J Natl Cancer Inst, February 13, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djy220.

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Bloom, Diane L., Brittany M. Chapman, Stephanie B. Wheeler, Kandace P. McGuire, Clara N. Lee, Kevin Weinfurt, Donald L. Rosenstein, Jennifer K. Plichta, Julie C. Jacobson Vann, and E Shelley Hwang. “Reframing the conversation about contralateral prophylactic mastectomy: Preparing women for postsurgical realities..” In Psychooncology, 28:394–400, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1002/pon.4955.

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Habib, Ashraf S., Miklos D. Kertai, Mary Cooter, Rachel A. Greenup, and Shelley Hwang. “Risk factors for severe acute pain and persistent pain after surgery for breast cancer: a prospective observational study..” Reg Anesth Pain Med 44, no. 2 (February 2019): 192–99. https://doi.org/10.1136/rapm-2018-000040.

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Rosenstock, Julio, Vlado Perkovic, Odd Erik Johansen, Mark E. Cooper, Steven E. Kahn, Nikolaus Marx, John H. Alexander, et al. “Effect of Linagliptin vs Placebo on Major Cardiovascular Events in Adults With Type 2 Diabetes and High Cardiovascular and Renal Risk: The CARMELINA Randomized Clinical Trial..” Jama 321, no. 1 (January 1, 2019): 69–79. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.18269.

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Ryser, Marc D., Roman Gulati, Marisa C. Eisenberg, Yu Shen, E Shelley Hwang, and Ruth B. Etzioni. “Identification of the Fraction of Indolent Tumors and Associated Overdiagnosis in Breast Cancer Screening Trials..” Am J Epidemiol 188, no. 1 (January 1, 2019): 197–205. https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwy214.

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