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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

Peled, Anne Warren, Robert D. Foster, Elisabeth R. Garwood, Dan H. Moore, Cheryl A. Ewing, Michael Alvarado, E Shelley Hwang, and Laura J. Esserman. “The effects of acellular dermal matrix in expander-implant breast reconstruction after total skin-sparing mastectomy: results of a prospective practice improvement study..” Plast Reconstr Surg 129, no. 6 (June 2012): 901e-908e. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0b013e31824ec447.

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Peled, Anne Warren, Allison C. Stover, Robert D. Foster, Mary H. McGrath, and E Shelley Hwang. “Long-term reconstructive outcomes after expander-implant breast reconstruction with serious infectious or wound-healing complications..” Ann Plast Surg 68, no. 4 (April 2012): 369–73. https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0b013e31823aee67.

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Ruffell, Brian, Alfred Au, Hope S. Rugo, Laura J. Esserman, E Shelley Hwang, and Lisa M. Coussens. “Leukocyte composition of human breast cancer..” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109, no. 8 (February 21, 2012): 2796–2801. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1104303108.

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Xu, Jin, Christian Hedberg, Frank J. Dekker, Qing Li, Kevin M. Haigis, Eugene Hwang, Herbert Waldmann, and Kevin Shannon. “Inhibiting the palmitoylation/depalmitoylation cycle selectively reduces the growth of hematopoietic cells expressing oncogenic Nras..” Blood 119, no. 4 (January 26, 2012): 1032–35. https://doi.org/10.1182/blood-2011-06-358960.

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Livaudais, Jennifer C., E Shelley Hwang, Leah Karliner, Anna Nápoles, Susan Stewart, Joan Bloom, and Celia P. Kaplan. “Adjuvant hormonal therapy use among women with ductal carcinoma in situ..” J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21, no. 1 (January 2012): 35–42. https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2011.2773.

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Meyerson, Anna F., Juan N. Lessing, Kaoru Itakura, Nola M. Hylton, Dulcy E. Wolverton, Bonnie N. Joe, Laura J. Esserman, and E Shelley Hwang. “Outcome of long term active surveillance for estrogen receptor-positive ductal carcinoma in situ..” Breast 20, no. 6 (December 2011): 529–33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.breast.2011.06.001.

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Hwang, E Shelley, Aseem Lal, Yunn-Yi Chen, Sandy DeVries, Rebecca Swain, Joe Anderson, Ritu Roy, and Frederic M. Waldman. “Genomic alterations and phenotype of large compared to small high-grade ductal carcinoma in situ..” Hum Pathol 42, no. 10 (October 2011): 1467–75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2011.01.002.

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Kaplan, Celia Patricia, Leah S. Karliner, E Shelley Hwang, Joan Bloom, Susan Stewart, Dana Nickleach, Jessica Quinn, Angela Thrasher, and Anna Maria Nápoles. “The effect of system-level access factors on receipt of reconstruction among Latina and white women with DCIS..” Breast Cancer Res Treat 129, no. 3 (October 2011): 909–17. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-011-1524-0.

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Ozanne, Elissa M., Yiwey Shieh, James Barnes, Colleen Bouzan, E Shelley Hwang, and Laura J. Esserman. “Characterizing the impact of 25 years of DCIS treatment..” Breast Cancer Res Treat 129, no. 1 (August 2011): 165–73. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-011-1430-5.

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