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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

Foster, Robert D., Scott L. Hansen, Laura J. Esserman, E Shelley Hwang, Cheryl Ewing, Karen Lane, and James P. Anthony. “Safety of immediate transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous breast reconstruction for patients with locally advanced disease..” Arch Surg 140, no. 2 (February 2005): 196–98. https://doi.org/10.1001/archsurg.140.2.196.

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Park, Catherine, Patricia Seid, Eugene Morita, Kensho Iwanaga, Vivian Weinberg, Jeanne Quivey, E Shelley Hwang, Laura J. Esserman, and Stanley P. L. Leong. “Internal mammary sentinel lymph node mapping for invasive breast cancer: implications for staging and treatment..” Breast J 11, no. 1 (January 2005): 29–33. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1075-122X.2005.21527.x.

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Hwang, E Shelley, Terri Chew, Stephen Shiboski, Georgianna Farren, Christopher C. Benz, and Margaret Wrensch. “Risk factors for estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer..” Arch Surg 140, no. 1 (January 2005): 58–62. https://doi.org/10.1001/archsurg.140.1.58.

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Lang, Julie E., Laura J. Esserman, Cheryl A. Ewing, Hope S. Rugo, Karen T. Lane, Stanley P. Leong, and E Shelley Hwang. “Accuracy of selective sentinel lymphadenectomy after neoadjuvant chemotherapy: effect of clinical node status at presentation..” J Am Coll Surg 199, no. 6 (December 2004): 856–62. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2004.08.023.

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Gururangan, Sridharan, Eugene Hwang, James E. Herndon, Herbert Fuchs, Timothy George, and R Edward Coleman. “[18F]fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography in patients with medulloblastoma..” Neurosurgery 55, no. 6 (December 2004): 1280–88. https://doi.org/10.1227/01.neu.0000143027.41632.2b.

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Hwang, E Shelley, Sandy DeVries, Karen L. Chew, Dan H. Moore, Karla Kerlikowske, Ann Thor, Britt-Marie Ljung, and Frederic M. Waldman. “Patterns of chromosomal alterations in breast ductal carcinoma in situ..” Clin Cancer Res 10, no. 15 (August 1, 2004): 5160–67. https://doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-04-0165.

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Hwang, E Shelley, Sarah J. Nyante, Yunn Yi Chen, Dan Moore, Sandy DeVries, James E. Korkola, Laura J. Esserman, and Frederic M. Waldman. “Clonality of lobular carcinoma in situ and synchronous invasive lobular carcinoma..” Cancer 100, no. 12 (June 15, 2004): 2562–72. https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.20273.

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Nyante, Sarah J., Sandy Devries, Yunn Yi Chen, and E Shelley Hwang. “Array-based comparative genomic hybridization of ductal carcinoma in situ and synchronous invasive lobular cancer..” Hum Pathol 35, no. 6 (June 2004): 759–63. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.humpath.2003.11.009.

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Esserman, Laura, Karen Sepucha, Elissa Ozanne, and E Shelley Hwang. “Applying the neoadjuvant paradigm to ductal carcinoma in situ..” Ann Surg Oncol 11, no. 1 Suppl (January 2004): 28S-36S. https://doi.org/10.1007/bf02524793.

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Pezzi, Christopher M., John S. Kukora, Isabelle M. Audet, Scott H. Herbert, David Horvick, and Melvyn P. Richter. “Breast conservation surgery using nipple-areolar resection for central breast cancers..” Arch Surg 139, no. 1 (January 2004): 32–37. https://doi.org/10.1001/archsurg.139.1.32.

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