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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

Burgess, Michael R., Eugene Hwang, Ari J. Firestone, Tannie Huang, Jin Xu, Johannes Zuber, Natacha Bohin, et al. “Preclinical efficacy of MEK inhibition in Nras-mutant AML..” Blood 124, no. 26 (December 18, 2014): 3947–55. https://doi.org/10.1182/blood-2014-05-574582.

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Ruffell, Brian, Debbie Chang-Strachan, Vivien Chan, Alexander Rosenbusch, Christine M. T. Ho, Nancy Pryer, Dylan Daniel, E Shelley Hwang, Hope S. Rugo, and Lisa M. Coussens. “Macrophage IL-10 blocks CD8+ T cell-dependent responses to chemotherapy by suppressing IL-12 expression in intratumoral dendritic cells..” Cancer Cell 26, no. 5 (November 10, 2014): 623–37. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ccell.2014.09.006.

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Freedman, Gary M., Barbara L. Fowble, Tianyu Li, E Shelley Hwang, Naomi Schechter, Karthik Devarajan, Penny R. Anderson, Elin R. Sigurdson, Lori J. Goldstein, and Richard J. Bleicher. “Risk of positive nonsentinel nodes in women with 1-2 positive sentinel nodes related to age and molecular subtype approximated by receptor status..” Breast J 20, no. 4 (July 2014): 358–63. https://doi.org/10.1111/tbj.12276.

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Esserman, Laura J., Ian M. Thompson, Brian Reid, Peter Nelson, David F. Ransohoff, H Gilbert Welch, Shelley Hwang, et al. “Addressing overdiagnosis and overtreatment in cancer: a prescription for change..” Lancet Oncol 15, no. 6 (May 2014): e234–42. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70598-9.

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Greenup, Rachel A., Jeffrey Peppercorn, Mathias Worni, and E Shelley Hwang. “Cost implications of the SSO-ASTRO consensus guideline on margins for breast-conserving surgery with whole breast irradiation in stage I and II invasive breast cancer..” Ann Surg Oncol, May 2014. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-014-3605-x.

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Peled, Anne Warren, Erin Duralde, Robert D. Foster, Allison Stover Fiscalini, Laura J. Esserman, E Shelley Hwang, and Hani Sbitany. “Patient-reported outcomes and satisfaction after total skin-sparing mastectomy and immediate expander-implant reconstruction..” Ann Plast Surg 72 Suppl 1 (May 2014): S48–52. https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000000020.

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Wood, William C., Michael Alvarado, Daniel J. Buchholz, David Hyams, Shelley Hwang, Jennifer Manders, Catherine Park, Lawrence J. Solin, Julia White, and Shawna Willey. “The current clinical value of the DCIS Score..” In Oncology (Williston Park), 28 Suppl 2:C2–3, 2014.

Scholars@Duke

Mouw, Janna K., Yoshihiro Yui, Laura Damiano, Russell O. Bainer, Johnathon N. Lakins, Irene Acerbi, Guanqing Ou, et al. “Tissue mechanics modulate microRNA-dependent PTEN expression to regulate malignant progression..” Nat Med 20, no. 4 (April 2014): 360–67. https://doi.org/10.1038/nm.3497.

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