Skip to main content

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

Trotter, Kathryn, Jennifer Plichta, E Shelley Hwang, and Hannah Reynolds. “Anxiety scores of women with an increased risk of breast cancer participating in facilitated group visits.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 26:137–38. SPRINGER, 2019.

Scholars@Duke

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.

Full Text

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.

Full Text

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.

Full Text

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.

Full Text

Greenup, R. A., A. Yashkin, G. Gorbunova, I. Akusevich, and E. S. Hwang. “Abstract PD6-08: Medicare costs for women after breast cancer: Preparing for survivorship.” In Poster Discussion Abstracts. American Association for Cancer Research, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1158/1538-7445.sabcs18-pd6-08.

Full Text

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.

Full Text

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.

Full Text

McGuire, Darren K., John H. Alexander, Odd Erik Johansen, Vlado Perkovic, Julio Rosenstock, Mark E. Cooper, Christoph Wanner, et al. “Linagliptin Effects on Heart Failure and Related Outcomes in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus at High Cardiovascular and Renal Risk in CARMELINA..” Circulation 139, no. 3 (January 15, 2019): 351–61. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.038352.

Full Text

Margolies, Laurie R., Rowena Yip, Esther Hwang, Rebecca H. Oudsema, Varun R. Subramaniam, Harvey Hecht, and Jagat Narula. “Breast Arterial Calcification in the Mammogram Report: The Patient Perspective..” Ajr Am J Roentgenol 212, no. 1 (January 2019): 209–14. https://doi.org/10.2214/AJR.18.20171.

Full Text

Pages