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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

Korkola, James E., Sandy DeVries, Jane Fridlyand, E Shelley Hwang, Anne L. H. Estep, Yunn-Yi Chen, Karen L. Chew, Shanaz H. Dairkee, Ronald M. Jensen, and Frederic M. Waldman. “Differentiation of lobular versus ductal breast carcinomas by expression microarray analysis..” Cancer Res 63, no. 21 (November 1, 2003): 7167–75.

Scholars@Duke

Jacobs, Bradly P., Beverly Burns, Rupa Marya, Jnani Chapman, Brook Stone, Shelley Hwang, Mindy Goldman, Kevin Barrows, Deborah Hamolsky, and Kathleen Sampel. “Integrative tumor board: recurrent breast cancer or new primary? UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine and UCSF Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center..” Integr Cancer Ther 2, no. 3 (September 2003): 289–300. https://doi.org/10.1177/15347354030023014.

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Hwang, E Shelley, Karen Kinkel, Laura J. Esserman, Ying Lu, Noel Weidner, and Nola M. Hylton. “Magnetic resonance imaging in patients diagnosed with ductal carcinoma-in-situ: value in the diagnosis of residual disease, occult invasion, and multicentricity..” Ann Surg Oncol 10, no. 4 (May 2003): 381–88. https://doi.org/10.1245/aso.2003.03.085.

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Wu, Chen-Teng, Eugene T. Morita, Patrick A. Treseler, Laura J. Esserman, E Shelley Hwang, Henry M. Kuerer, Cristina L. Santos, and Stanley P. L. Leong. “Failure to harvest sentinel lymph nodes identified by preoperative lymphoscintigraphy in breast cancer patients..” Breast J 9, no. 2 (March 2003): 86–90.

Scholars@Duke

Foster, Robert D., Laura J. Esserman, James P. Anthony, Eun-sil S. Hwang, and Hoang Do. “Skin-sparing mastectomy and immediate breast reconstruction: a prospective cohort study for the treatment of advanced stages of breast carcinoma..” Ann Surg Oncol 9, no. 5 (June 2002): 462–66. https://doi.org/10.1007/bf02557269.

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Esserman, L., E. Kaplan, S. Partridge, D. Tripathy, H. Rugo, J. Park, S. Hwang, et al. “MRI phenotype is associated with response to doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide neoadjuvant chemotherapy in stage III breast cancer..” Ann Surg Oncol 8, no. 6 (July 2001): 549–59. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10434-001-0549-8.

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Park, J. W., J. H. Scott, E. S. Hwang, L. J. Esserman, K. D. Bauer, and B. Bossy. “Analysis of bone marrow micrometastasis in primary breast cancer: Automated cellular imaging analysis in relation to quantitative RT-PCR and tumor clinicopathologic features.” Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 69, no. 3 (January 1, 2001).

Scholars@Duke

Waldman, F. M., E. S. Hwang, J. Etzell, C. Eng, S. DeVries, J. Bennington, and A. Thor. “Genomic alterations in tubular breast carcinomas.” Human Pathology 32, no. 2 (January 1, 2001): 222–26. https://doi.org/10.1053/hupa.2001.21564.

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Purves, D., B. Lotto, and T. Polger. “Reply.” J Cogn Neurosci, September 2000.

Scholars@Duke

Kuerer, H. M., E. S. Hwang, J. P. Anthony, R. A. Dudley, B. Crawford, W. M. Aubry, and L. J. Esserman. “Current national health insurance coverage policies for breast and ovarian cancer prophylactic surgery..” Ann Surg Oncol 7, no. 5 (June 2000): 325–32. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10434-000-0325-1.

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