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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

Golshan, M., J. D. Iglehart, E. S. Hwang, L. J. Esserman, and D. A. Kooby. “Surgical management of hepatic breast cancer metastases: Commentary.” Oncology, December 1, 2005.

Scholars@Duke

Fan, Y. G., Y. Y. Tan, C. T. Wu, P. Treseler, Y. Lu, C. W. Chan, S. Hwang, et al. “Erratum: The effect of sentinel node tumor burden on non-sentinel node status and recurrence rates in breast cancer (Annals of Surgical Oncology (September 2005) 12 (9) (705-711) DOI: 10.1245/ASO.2005.08.020).” Annals of Surgical Oncology, November 1, 2005. https://doi.org/10.1245/ASO.2005.08.513.

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Tan, Yah-Yuen, Chen-Teng Wu, Yang-Guo Fan, Shelley Hwang, Cheryl Ewing, Karen Lane, Laura Esserman, et al. “Primary tumor characteristics predict sentinel lymph node macrometastasis in breast cancer..” Breast J 11, no. 5 (September 2005): 338–43. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1075-122X.2005.00043.x.

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Fan, Yang-Guo, Yah-Yuen Tan, Chen-Teng Wu, Patrick Treseler, Ying Lu, Chung-Wei Chan, Shelley Hwang, et al. “The effect of sentinel node tumor burden on non-sentinel node status and recurrence rates in breast cancer..” Ann Surg Oncol 12, no. 9 (September 2005): 705–11. https://doi.org/10.1245/ASO.2005.08.020.

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Tan, Yah-Yuen, Yang-Guo Fan, Ying Lu, Shelley Hwang, Cheryl Ewing, Laura Esserman, Eugene Morita, Patrick Treseler, and Stanley P. L. Leong. “Ratio of positive to total number of sentinel nodes predicts nonsentinel node status in breast cancer patients..” Breast J 11, no. 4 (July 2005): 248–53. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1075-122X.2005.21633.x.

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Esserman, L., K. T. Lane, C. A. Ewing, and E. S. Hwang. “Innovations in breast cancer care,” 5:294–305, 2005.

Scholars@Duke

Partridge, Savannah C., Jessica E. Gibbs, Ying Lu, Laura J. Esserman, Debasish Tripathy, Dulcy S. Wolverton, Hope S. Rugo, E Shelley Hwang, Cheryl A. Ewing, and Nola M. Hylton. “MRI measurements of breast tumor volume predict response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy and recurrence-free survival..” Ajr Am J Roentgenol 184, no. 6 (June 2005): 1774–81. https://doi.org/10.2214/ajr.184.6.01841774.

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Wa, Chrystal V., Sandy DeVries, Yunn Yi Chen, Frederic M. Waldman, and E Shelley Hwang. “Clinical application of array-based comparative genomic hybridization to define the relationship between multiple synchronous tumors..” Mod Pathol 18, no. 4 (April 2005): 591–97. https://doi.org/10.1038/modpathol.3800332.

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Devries, Sandy, Sarah Nyante, Jim Korkola, Richard Segraves, Kentaro Nakao, Dan Moore, Hanik Bae, Monica Wilhelm, Shelley Hwang, and Frederic Waldman. “Array-based comparative genomic hybridization from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded breast tumors..” J Mol Diagn 7, no. 1 (February 2005): 65–71. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1525-1578(10)60010-4.

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Misell, Lisa M., E Shelley Hwang, Alfred Au, Laura Esserman, and Marc K. Hellerstein. “Development of a novel method for measuring in vivo breast epithelial cell proliferation in humans..” Breast Cancer Res Treat 89, no. 3 (February 2005): 257–64. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-004-2228-5.

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