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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, 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

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Rosenstock, Julio, Vlado Perkovic, Odd Erik Johansen, Mark E. Cooper, Steven E. Kahn, Nikolaus Marx, John H. Alexander, et al. “Effect of Linagliptin vs Placebo on Major Cardiovascular Events in Adults With Type 2 Diabetes and High Cardiovascular and Renal Risk: The CARMELINA Randomized Clinical Trial..” Jama 321, no. 1 (January 1, 2019): 69–79. https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.18269.

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Holl, Eda K., Victoria N. Frazier, Karenia Landa, Georgia M. Beasley, E Shelley Hwang, and Smita K. Nair. “Examining Peripheral and Tumor Cellular Immunome in Patients With Cancer..” Front Immunol 10 (2019). https://doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2019.01767.

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Ryser, Marc D., Roman Gulati, Marisa C. Eisenberg, Yu Shen, E Shelley Hwang, and Ruth B. Etzioni. “Identification of the Fraction of Indolent Tumors and Associated Overdiagnosis in Breast Cancer Screening Trials..” Am J Epidemiol 188, no. 1 (January 1, 2019): 197–205. https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwy214.

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Hou, R., Y. Ren, L. J. Grimm, M. A. Mazurowski, J. R. Marks, L. King, C. C. Maley, E. Shelley Hwang, and J. Y. Lo. “Malignant microcalcification clusters detection using unsupervised deep autoencoders.” In Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, Vol. 10950, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2512829.

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Devi, Gayathri R., Holly Hough, Nadine Barrett, Massimo Cristofanilli, Beth Overmoyer, Neil Spector, Naoto T. Ueno, et al. “Perspectives on Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC) Research, Clinical Management and Community Engagement from the Duke IBC Consortium..” J Cancer 10, no. 15 (2019): 3344–51. https://doi.org/10.7150/jca.31176.

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