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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

Rosenberg, Shoshana M., Jennifer M. Gierisch, Carol Lowenstein, Elizabeth S. Frank, Denorah Collyer, Ann H. Partridge, and E Shelley Hwang. “Is it cancer or not? A qualitative exploration of patient perspectives surrounding the diagnosis and treatment of DCIS.” In Cancer Research, Vol. 78. AMER ASSOC CANCER RESEARCH, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Hwang, E Shelley, Stephanie Duong, Isabelle Bedrosian, Jacob Allred, Dorota Wisner, Terry Hyslop, Abigail Caudle, et al. “Primary endocrine therapy for ER-positive ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) CALGB 40903 (Alliance).” In Cancer Research, Vol. 78. AMER ASSOC CANCER RESEARCH, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Ryser, Marc D., Donald L. Weaver, Jeffrey R. Marks, Terry Hyslop, and E Shelley Hwang. “Quantifying the natural history and overtreatment rate of ductal carcinoma in situ.” In Cancer Research, Vol. 78. AMER ASSOC CANCER RESEARCH, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Fayanju, O. M., K. Yenokyan, B. A. Goldstein, I. Stashko, S. Power, and E. S. Hwang. “ 5000 Patient Visits.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 25:S54–S54. SPRINGER, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Greenup, Rachel A., Samilia Obeng-Gyasi, Samantha Thomas, K. Houck, Whitney O. Lane, Rachel C. Blitzblau, Terry Hyslop, and E Shelley Hwang. “The Effect of Hospital Volume on Breast Cancer Mortality..” Ann Surg 267, no. 2 (February 2018): 375–81. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000002095.

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Thomas, S. M., O. M. Fayanju, J. K. Plichta, L. H. Rosenberger, J. Force, T. Hyslop, E. S. Hwang, and R. A. Greenup. “Treatment Patterns and Outcomes for Breast Cancer with Isolated Supraclavicular Metastases.” In Annals of Surgical Oncology, 25:S26–S26. SPRINGER, 2018.

Scholars@Duke

Ohri, Nisha, Mark P. Sittig, Chiaojung Jillian Tsai, Eun-Sil Shelley Hwang, Elizabeth Ann Mittendorf, Weiji Shi, Zhigang Zhang, and Alice Y. Ho. “Trends and variations in postmastectomy radiation therapy for breast cancer in patients with 1 to 3 positive lymph nodes: A National Cancer Data Base analysis..” Cancer 124, no. 3 (February 1, 2018): 482–90. https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.31080.

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Hwang, Esther, Janet Szabo, Emily B. Sonnenblick, and Laurie R. Margolies. “Variable Appearances of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Calcifications on Digital Mammography, Synthesized Mammography, and Tomosynthesis: A Pictorial Essay..” Can Assoc Radiol J 69, no. 1 (February 2018): 2–9. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carj.2017.04.005.

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Plichta, Jennifer K., Brittany M. Campbell, Elizabeth A. Mittendorf, and E Shelley Hwang. “Anatomy and Breast Cancer Staging: Is It Still Relevant?.” Surg Oncol Clin N Am 27, no. 1 (January 2018): 51–67. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soc.2017.07.010.

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Zhu, Z., M. Harowicz, J. Zhang, A. Saha, L. J. Grimm, S. Hwang, and M. A. Mazurowski. “Deep learning-based features of breast MRI for prediction of occult invasive disease following a diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: Preliminary data.” In Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging  Proceedings of Spie, Vol. 10575, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2295470.

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