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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

Nakhlis, Faina, Lauren Gilmore, Rebecca Gelman, Isabelle Bedrosian, Kandice Ludwig, E Shelley Hwang, Shawna Willey, et al. “Incidence of Adjacent Synchronous Invasive Carcinoma and/or Ductal Carcinoma In-situ in Patients with Lobular Neoplasia on Core Biopsy: Results from a Prospective Multi-Institutional Registry (TBCRC 020).” Ann Surg Oncol 23, no. 3 (March 2016): 722–28. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-015-4922-4.

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Manders, J. B., H. M. Kuerer, B. D. Smith, C. McCluskey, W. B. Farrar, T. G. Frazier, L. Li, et al. “Abstract P5-17-03: The 12-gene DCIS score assay: Impact on radiation treatment (XRT) recommendations and clinical utility.” In Poster Session Abstracts. American Association for Cancer Research, 2016. https://doi.org/10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs15-p5-17-03.

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Obeng-Gyasi, S., I. Stashko, S. Power, P. K. Marcom, and E. S. Hwang. “Implementation of the Distress Thermometer Among Surgical Breast Cancer Patients at a Comprehensive Breast Center.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 23:S71–S71. SPRINGER, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Lane, W. O., K. Houck, E. S. Hwang, and R. Greenup. “National Practice Patterns Among Women with Stage IV Breast Cancer Undergoing Surgery at the Primary Site.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 23:S73–S73. SPRINGER, 2016.

Scholars@Duke

Whitley, Melodi Javid, Diana M. Cardona, Alexander L. Lazarides, Ivan Spasojevic, Jorge M. Ferrer, Joan Cahill, Chang-Lung Lee, et al. “A mouse-human phase 1 co-clinical trial of a protease-activated fluorescent probe for imaging cancer.” Sci Transl Med 8, no. 320 (January 6, 2016): 320ra4. https://doi.org/10.1126/scitranslmed.aad0293.

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Troester, Melissa A., Katherine A. Hoadley, Monica D’Arcy, Andrew D. Cherniack, Chip Stewart, Daniel C. Koboldt, A Gordon Robertson, et al. “DNA defects, epigenetics, and gene expression in cancer-adjacent breast: a study from The Cancer Genome Atlas.” Npj Breast Cancer 2 (2016): 16007. https://doi.org/10.1038/npjbcancer.2016.7.

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Worni, Mathias, Igor Akushevich, Rachel Greenup, Deba Sarma, Marc D. Ryser, Evan R. Myers, and E Shelley Hwang. “Trends in Treatment Patterns and Outcomes for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ.” J Natl Cancer Inst 107, no. 12 (December 2015): djv263. https://doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djv263.

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Nichols, E., S. J. Feigenberg, M. Morgan, W. Citron, S. Kesmodel, E. Bellavance, C. Drogula, et al. “Preoperative External Beam APBI: Report of Acute Toxicities From 2 Prospective Clinical Trials Using Two Different Fractionation Schemes.” In International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics, 93:E49–E49. Elsevier BV, 2015. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.07.666.

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Horton, J. K., J. A. Baker, R. Blitzblau, G. S. Georgiade, E. S. Hwang, E. A. Duffy, M. Morgan, et al. “Preoperative Partial Breast Radiation Therapy: Short-term Imaging Outcomes With Two Unique Treatment Regimens.” In International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics, 93:E46–E46. Elsevier BV, 2015. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2015.07.658.

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