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Eun-Sil Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH

Mary and Deryl Hart Distinguished 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 (Singapore), 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 - Berkeley, 2006
  • M.D., University of California - Los Angeles, 1991

Selected Grants

Publications

Greenup, Rachel A., Christel N. Rushing, Laura J. Fish, Whitney O. Lane, Jeffrey M. Peppercorn, Emily Bellavance, Lisa Tolnitch, et al. “Perspectives on the Costs of Cancer Care: A Survey of the American Society of Breast Surgeons.” In Ann Surg Oncol, 26:3141–51, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-019-07594-3.

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Plichta, J. K., L. H. Rosenberger, C. A. DeChant, and E. S. Hwang. “Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Management: All or Nothing, or Something in between?” Current Breast Cancer Reports 11, no. 3 (September 15, 2019): 190–202. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12609-019-0306-2.

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Ding, Lina, Ying Su, Anne Fassl, Kunihiko Hinohara, Xintao Qiu, Nicholas W. Harper, Sung Jin Huh, et al. “Perturbed myoepithelial cell differentiation in BRCA mutation carriers and in ductal carcinoma in situ.” Nat Commun 10, no. 1 (September 13, 2019): 4182. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-12125-5.

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Ryser, Marc D., Donald L. Weaver, Fengmin Zhao, Mathias Worni, Lars J. Grimm, Roman Gulati, Ruth Etzioni, Terry Hyslop, Sandra J. Lee, and E Shelley Hwang. “Cancer Outcomes in DCIS Patients Without Locoregional Treatment.” J Natl Cancer Inst 111, no. 9 (September 1, 2019): 952–60. https://doi.org/10.1093/jnci/djy220.

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Thorpe, C. S., C. E. Vargas, A. Dueck, K. S. Tenner, E. A. Perez, E. S. Hwang, M. Y. Halyard, et al. “Impact of Adjuvant Trastuzumab on Locoregional Failure Rates in the NCCTG N9831 (Alliance) Study.” In International Journal of Radiation Oncology*Biology*Physics, 105:S9–10. Elsevier BV, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2019.06.397.

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Magbanua, Mark Jesus M., Christina Yau, Denise M. Wolf, Jin Sun Lee, Aheli Chattopadhyay, Janet H. Scott, Erin Bowlby-Yoder, et al. “Synchronous Detection of Circulating Tumor Cells in Blood and Disseminated Tumor Cells in Bone Marrow Predicts Adverse Outcome in Early Breast Cancer.” Clin Cancer Res 25, no. 17 (September 1, 2019): 5388–97. https://doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-18-3888.

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Fayanju, Oluwadamilola M., Karine Yenokyan, Yi Ren, Benjamin A. Goldstein, Ilona Stashko, Steve Power, Madeline J. Thornton, P Kelly Marcom, and E Shelley Hwang. “The effect of treatment on patient-reported distress after breast cancer diagnosis.” Cancer 125, no. 17 (September 1, 2019): 3040–49. https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.32174.

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Sergesketter, Amanda R., Samantha M. Thomas, Oluwadamilola M. Fayanju, Carolyn S. Menendez, Laura H. Rosenberger, Rachel A. Greenup, Terry Hyslop, Edgardo R. Parrilla Castellar, E Shelley Hwang, and Jennifer K. Plichta. “The Influence of Age on the Histopathology and Prognosis of Atypical Breast Lesions.” J Surg Res 241 (September 2019): 188–98. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2019.03.047.

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Narayanan, P. L., S. E. A. Raza, A. Hall, J. R. Marks, L. King, M. Dowsett, B. Gusterson, C. Maley, E. S. Hwang, and Y. Yuan. “Unmasking the Tissue Microecology of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ with Deep Learning.” In Journal of Pathology, 249:S21–S21. WILEY, 2019.

Scholars@Duke

Harrison, Beth T., E Shelley Hwang, Ann H. Partridge, Alastair M. Thompson, and Stuart J. Schnitt. “Variability in diagnostic threshold for comedo necrosis among breast pathologists: implications for patient eligibility for active surveillance trials of ductal carcinoma in situ.” In Mod Pathol, 32:1257–62, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41379-019-0262-4.

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