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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

Fayanju, Oluwadamilola M., Yi Ren, Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel A. Greenup, Jennifer K. Plichta, Laura H. Rosenberger, Nina Tamirisa, et al. “The Clinical Significance of Breast-only and Node-only Pathologic Complete Response (pCR) After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy (NACT): A Review of 20,000 Breast Cancer Patients in the National Cancer Data Base (NCDB)..” Ann Surg 268, no. 4 (October 2018): 591–601. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002953.

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Barron, Alison U., Tanya L. Hoskin, Courtney N. Day, E Shelley Hwang, Henry M. Kuerer, and Judy C. Boughey. “Association of Low Nodal Positivity Rate Among Patients With ERBB2-Positive or Triple-Negative Breast Cancer and Breast Pathologic Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy..” Jama Surg, September 5, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2018.2696.

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Ong, Cecilia T., Brittany M. Campbell, Samantha M. Thomas, Rachel A. Greenup, Jennifer K. Plichta, Laura H. Rosenberger, Jeremy Force, et al. “Metaplastic Breast Cancer Treatment and Outcomes in 2500 Patients: A Retrospective Analysis of a National Oncology Database..” Ann Surg Oncol 25, no. 8 (August 2018): 2249–60. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-018-6533-3.

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Lane, Whitney, Samantha Thomas, Jennifer Plichta, Laura Rosenberger, Oluwadamilola Fayanju, Terry Hyslop, E Shelley Hwang, and Rachel Greenup. “Extent of axillary surgery in women with Stage IV breast cancer.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 25:291–92. SPRINGER, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Leraas, Harold J., Laura H. Rosenberger, Yi Ren, Brian Ezekian, Uttara P. Nag, Christopher R. Reed, Samantha M. Thomas, Eun-Sil Shelley Hwang, and Elisabeth T. Tracy. “Pediatric phyllodes tumors: A review of the National Cancer Data Base and adherence to NCCN guidelines for phyllodes tumor treatment..” J Pediatr Surg 53, no. 6 (June 2018): 1123–28. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2018.02.070.

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Campbell, B. M., J. Yang, J. M. Gonzalez, S. D. Reed, L. Havrilesky, F. R. Johnson, and E. S. Hwang. “Patient Preferences for Health States Following Alternative Management Options for Ductal Carcinoma in Situ.” In Value in Health, 21:S11–12. Elsevier BV, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2018.04.056.

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Shi, Bibo, Lars J. Grimm, Maciej A. Mazurowski, Jay A. Baker, Jeffrey R. Marks, Lorraine M. King, Carlo C. Maley, E Shelley Hwang, and Joseph Y. Lo. “Prediction of Occult Invasive Disease in Ductal Carcinoma in Situ Using Deep Learning Features..” J Am Coll Radiol 15, no. 3 Pt B (March 2018): 527–34. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.11.036.

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Greenup, R. A., C. N. Rushing, L. J. Fish, B. Campbell, T. Hyslop, J. M. Peppercorn, E. R. Myers, Y. Zafar, and E. S. Hwang. “Breast Cancer Treatment Costs: Surgical Decisions and Preferences for Transparency.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 25:S15–S15. SPRINGER, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Plichta, J. K., S. M. Thomas, R. A. Greenup, O. M. Fayanju, L. H. Rosenberger, N. Tamirisa, T. Hyslop, and E. S. Hwang. “Clinical and Pathologic Stage Discordance is Associated with Breast Cancer Prognosis.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 25:S94–S94. SPRINGER, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Rosenberger, L. H., S. M. Thomas, L. M. Youngwirth, J. K. Plichta, O. M. Fayanju, R. A. Greenup, and E. S. Hwang. “Decreasing Rates of Axillary Lymph Node Dissections Over Time: Implications for Surgical Trainee Exposure and Operative Skills Development.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 25:S87–88. SPRINGER, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

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