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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

Warren, Peled A., F. Wang, A. C. Stover, H. S. Rugo, M. E. Melisko, J. W. Park, M. Alvarado, et al. “Abstract P4-16-07: Selective use of post-mastectomy radiation therapy in the neoadjuvant setting.” Poster Session Abstracts, December 15, 2012. https://doi.org/10.1158/0008-5472.sabcs12-p4-16-07.

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Fordyce, Colleen A., Kelley T. Patten, Tim B. Fessenden, RosaAnna DeFilippis, E Shelley Hwang, Jianxin Zhao, and Thea D. Tlsty. “Cell-extrinsic consequences of epithelial stress: activation of protumorigenic tissue phenotypes..” Breast Cancer Res 14, no. 6 (December 7, 2012). https://doi.org/10.1186/bcr3368.

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Lips, Esther H., Rita A. Mukhtar, Christina Yau, Jorma J. de Ronde, Chad Livasy, Lisa A. Carey, Claudette E. Loo, et al. “Lobular histology and response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in invasive breast cancer..” Breast Cancer Res Treat 136, no. 1 (November 2012): 35–43. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-012-2233-z.

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Vohra, Poonam, Britt-Marie E. Ljung, Theodore R. Miller, Eun-Sil Hwang, and Annemieke van Zante. “Paget's disease of the breast masquerading as squamous cell carcinoma on cytology: a case report..” Diagn Cytopathol 40, no. 11 (November 2012): 1015–18. https://doi.org/10.1002/dc.21712.

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Warren Peled, Anne, Robert D. Foster, Allison C. Stover, Kaoru Itakura, Cheryl A. Ewing, Michael Alvarado, E Shelley Hwang, and Laura J. Esserman. “Outcomes after total skin-sparing mastectomy and immediate reconstruction in 657 breasts..” Ann Surg Oncol 19, no. 11 (October 2012): 3402–9. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-012-2362-y.

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Peled, Anne Warren, Robert D. Foster, Laura J. Esserman, Catherine C. Park, E Shelley Hwang, and Barbara Fowble. “Increasing the time to expander-implant exchange after postmastectomy radiation therapy reduces expander-implant failure..” Plast Reconstr Surg 130, no. 3 (September 2012): 503–9. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0b013e31825dbf15.

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Acerbi, I., S. Y. Zheng, B. Ruffell, A. Au, Q. Shi, J. T. Liphardt, L. M. Coussens, Y. Y. Chen, E. S. Hwang, and V. M. Weaver. “377 Extra-cellular Matrix Stiffness and Immune Cells Infiltrate Are Associated With Breast Tumor Phenotype.” In European Journal of Cancer, 48:S91–S91. Elsevier BV, 2012. https://doi.org/10.1016/s0959-8049(12)71063-8.

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Chang, Edward I., Anne Warren Peled, Robert D. Foster, Cheryl Lin, Kamakshi R. Zeidler, Cheryl A. Ewing, Michael Alvarado, E Shelley Hwang, and Laura J. Esserman. “Evaluating the feasibility of extended partial mastectomy and immediate reduction mammoplasty reconstruction as an alternative to mastectomy..” Ann Surg 255, no. 6 (June 2012): 1151–57. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0b013e31824f9769.

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Hwang, E Shelley, and Heidi Nelson. “Reframing treatment for ductal carcinoma in situ: could less be more?.” Bull Am Coll Surg 97, no. 6 (June 2012): 50–51.

Scholars@Duke

Fowble, Barbara L., John P. Einck, Danny N. Kim, Susan McCloskey, Jyoti Mayadev, Catheryn Yashar, Steven L. Chen, E Shelley Hwang, and E Shelley Athena Breast Health Network. “Role of postmastectomy radiation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy in stage II-III breast cancer..” Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83, no. 2 (June 1, 2012): 494–503. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2012.01.068.

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