Shawna C. Willey

Washington, United States

Informations

Shawna C. Willey, MD, FACS, is a a professor of surgeryat Georgetown University Medical Center, vice chairman of clinical affairs in the Surgery Department at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, and director of MedStar’s Regional Breast Health Program. She also is a member of the Breast Cancer Program at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center in Washington, D.C.

A respected breast surgeon with more than 30 years of experience, Dr. Willey is recognized nationally and internationally for her leadership and expertise. A past president of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, Dr. Willey has performed medical mission work and conducted international health education programs throughout the world.

Dr. Willey has a particular interest in the surgical management and surveillance of patients who are gene mutation carriers, especially those who undergo prophylactic mastectomy. She is a pioneer in the field of nipple-sparing mastectomy and has authored several publications on the topic. Along with Dr. Scott Spear, Dr. Willey has co-chaired three BC3 conferences (Breast Cancer Coordinated Care) that address local and regional control of breast cancer. In addition, she co-edited the second and third editions of Surgery of the Breast.

Dr. Willey believes strongly in MedStar Georgetown’s tradition of focusing on both excellent clinical care and research that advances the field of breast surgery. She divides her time between treating patients with the most advanced care available and conducting research to benefit patients in the future.

Dr. Willey is principal investigator or co-investigator on numerous clinical trials. Subjects under study include predictors of post-mastectomy local-regional recurrence and distant metastases, and management of a positive lymph node in patients receiving preoperative chemotherapy. In addition, she is a prolific author and presenter at numerous national and international conferences.

Dr. Willey has spent her entire career in the Washington, DC, area, mentoring many students, residents and breast surgery fellows. She is a member of the American Society for Clinical Oncology, Breast Surgery International and many other professional organizations. Among her many honors and awards are recognitions as Top Doctor (U.S. News & World Report), Best Doctors, and America’s Top Doctors.

List of publications concerning breast surgery on Pubmed

Dr Shawna Willey Professional Website

Conference co-chair & secretary

Benjamin
Sarfati

Congress Co-Chair

Nicolas
Leymarie

Congress Co-Chair

Jean-François
Honart

Congress secretary

International faculty

Christoph
Andree

Plastic Surgeon
Düsseldorf, Germany

Yoav
Barnea

Plastic Surgeon
Tel Aviv, Israel

Phillip
Blondeel

Plastic Surgeon
Gent, Belgium

Roy
de Vita

Plastic Surgeon
Roma, Italia

Jian
Farhadi

Plastic Surgeon
London, United Kingdom

Günter
Germann

Plastic Surgeon
Heidelberg, Germany

Moustapha
Hamdi

Plastic Surgeon
Brussels, Belgium

Per
Heden

Plastic Surgeon
Stockholm, Sweden

Tibor
Kovacs

Breast Surgeon
London, United Kingdom

Douglas
Macmillan

Breast Surgeon
Notthingham, United Kingdom

Jaume
Masia

Plastic Surgeon
Barcelona, Spain

Stephen
McCulley

Plastic Surgeon
Notthingham, United Kingdom

Maurizio
Nava

Plastic Surgeon
Milan, Italy

Stefano
Pompei

Plastic Surgeon
Dubai, UAE

Gemma
Pons

Plastic Surgeon
Barcelona, Spain

Charles
Randquist

Plastic Surgeon
Stockholm, Sweden

Michael
Scheflan

Plastic Surgeon
Tel Aviv, Israel

National faculty

Krishna
Clough

Plastic Surgeon
Paris, France

Alfred
Fitoussi

Plastic Surgeon
Paris, France

Charlotte
Ngô

Gynecologist Oncologist
Paris, France

Organizing Committee

Heba
Al Khashnam

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Yasmine
Bennis

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Andrea
Cavalcanti

Breast Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Angelica
Conversano

General Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Laurence
Denechere

...
Villejuif, France

Frédéric
Kolb

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Chafika
Mazouni

Breast Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Françoise
Rimareix

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Jean-Baptiste
Schaff

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Samuel
Struk

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

Kim
TRAN de FREMICOURT

Plastic Surgeon
Villejuif, France

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