Elizabeth Shaughnessy

Elizabeth A Shaughnessy , MD, PhD

Professor of Clinical Geo

Vice Chair for Patient Experience

Medical Sciences Building
SRU Room 1466
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-584-0412
Email elizabeth.shaughnessy@uc.edu


Bachelor's Degree: University of Illinois 1981 (Biology)

Medical Degree: University of Illinois 1985

Residency: University of Illinois Decatur, IL, 1987

Research Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago 1989 (Surgical Oncology)

Doctoral Degree: University of Illinois at Chicago 1990 (Anatomy and Cell Biology)

General Surgery Residency: University of Illinois 1995

Clinical and Research Fellowship in Oncologic Surgery: City of Hope National Medical Center 1997 ( )


American Board of Surgery (Certification Date: 02/14/1994 ) - (Recertification Date: to 12/12/2013 )

Clinical Interests

Surgical Oncology

Research and Practice Interests

Surgical Oncology, Breast Cancer, Breast Disease, Breast Biopsy

Research Support

Grant: #NSABP STAR P-IND Investigators:Shaughnessy, Elizabeth 04-01-1999 -06-30-2006 National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project Foundation STAR P Industrial Role:PI $201,174.99 Closed Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #T-IND 187 Investigators:Shaughnessy, Elizabeth 06-01-1999 -01-31-2014 National Cancer Institute T-Ind 187 Role:PI $127,185.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #NSABP TFED 187 Investigators:Shaughnessy, Elizabeth 02-01-2000 -02-28-2014 National Cancer Institute T-Fed 187 Role:PI $315,400.02 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #PFED Investigators:Shaughnessy, Elizabeth 04-01-1999 -05-31-2012 National Cancer Institute STAR P Federal Role:PI $175,949.98 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #5-U01-CA-37377-05-A0-S0-E0 Investigators:Shaughnessy, Elizabeth 06-01-1999 -05-31-2004 National Cancer Institute NSABP Star P Capitation Role:PI $199,090.02 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #Komen BCTR0707983 PH Investigators:Chakraborty, Ranajit; Deka, Ranjan; Desai, Pankaj; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth 07-01-2007 -06-30-2010 Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Clinical Assessment of Cytochrome P450 (CYP)3A4 Induction by Tamoxifen: Potential Impact of Hormonal and Genetic Factors Role:Collaborator $297,968.00 Closed Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #SRS 005591 Investigators:Haridas, Balakrishna; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth 03-24-2008 -03-23-2009 Ethicon Endo Surgery, Incorporated Ex Vivo Study of the Mammotome System Role:Collaborator $65,824.00 Closed Level:Industry

Grant: #Educ Mtls Investigators:Shaughnessy, Elizabeth 05-01-2008 -09-30-2009 Susan G. Komen Foundation, Cincinnati Affiliate Educational Materials for Breast Cancer Patients Role:PI $2,988.00 Closed Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #R15CA224104 Investigators:Baccei, Mark; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth; Waltz, Susan; Weber, Georg; Ying, Jun 09-15-2018 -08-31-2021 National Cancer Institute Metabolic Mechanisms in Cancer Progression Role:Collaborator $479,534.00 Active Level:Federal


Peer Reviewed Publications

Wilson, Gregory C; Quillin, Ralph C; Hanseman, Dennis J; Lewis, Jaime D; Edwards, Michael J; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A (2013. ) Incidence and predictors of neuropathic pain following breast surgery.Annals of surgical oncology, , 20 (10 ) ,3330-4 More Information

Lewis, Jaime D; Chagpar, Anees B; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Nurko, Jacob; McMasters, Kelly; Edwards, Michael J (2010. ) Excellent outcomes with adjuvant toremifene or tamoxifen in early stage breast cancer.Cancer, , 116 (10 ) ,2307-15 More Information

Mahoney, Mary C; Robinson-Smith, Toni M; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A (2006. ) Lobular neoplasia at 11-gauge vacuum-assisted stereotactic biopsy: correlation with surgical excisional biopsy and mammographic follow-up.AJR. American journal of roentgenology, , 187 (4 ) ,949-54 More Information

Goodman, Michael D; McIntyre, Benjamin; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Lowy, Andrew M; Ahmad, Syed A (2005. ) Forequarter amputation for recurrent breast cancer: a case report and review of the literature.Journal of surgical oncology, , 92 (2 ) ,134-41 More Information

Safal, Malek; Lower, Elyse E; Hasselgren, P O; Hungness, Eric S; Gazder, Paula; Aron, Bernard; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Yassin, Rawia (2002. ) Bilateral synchronous breast cancer and HER-2/neu overexpression. Breast cancer research and treatment, , 72 (3 ) ,195-201

Hungness, E S; Safa, M; Shaughnessy, E A; Aron, B S; Gazder, P A; Hawkins, H H; Lower, E E; Seeskin, C; Yassin, R S; Hasselgren, P O (2000. ) Bilateral synchronous breast cancer: mode of detection and comparison of histologic features between the 2 breasts.Surgery, , 128 (4 ) ,702-7 More Information

Evans, H A; Shaughnessy, E A; Nikiforov, Y E (1999. ) Infiltrating ductal carcinoma of the breast with osseous metaplasia: imaging findings with pathologic correlation.AJR. American journal of roentgenology, , 172 (5 ) ,1420-2 More Information

Madsen, W E; Walker, M J; Shaughnessy, E A; Brown, J M; Das Gupta, T K (1990. ) Characterization of malignant mesenchymal cell line (UISO-RS-3) derived from a human rhabdomyosarcoma and inhibition by pharmacologic doses of estrogen. In vitro cellular & developmental biology : journal of the Tissue Culture Association, , 26 (10 ) ,971-7

Winer, Leah K; Hinrichs, Benjamin H; Lu, Sisi; Hanseman, Dennis; Huang, Yuan; Reyna, Chantal; Lewis, Jaime; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A (2019. ) Flat epithelial atypia and the risk of sampling error: Determining the value of excision after image-guided core-needle biopsy.American journal of surgery, , 218 (4 ) ,730-736 More Information

Pugh, Amanda M; Giannini, Courtney M; Pinney, Susan M; Hanseman, Dennis J; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Lewis, Jaime D (2018. ) Characteristics and diagnosis of pregnancy and lactation associated breast cancer: Analysis of a self-reported regional registry.American journal of surgery, , 216 (4 ) ,809-812 More Information

Freeman, C M; Xia, B T; Wilson, G C; Lewis, J D; Khan, S; Lee, S J; Lower, E E; Edwards, M J; Shaughnessy, E A (2017. ) Idiopathic granulomatous mastitis: A diagnostic and therapeutic challenge.American journal of surgery, , 214 (4 ) ,701-706 More Information

Lee T.C.;Reyna C.;Shaughnessy E.;Lewis J.D. (10-01-2019. ) Screening of populations at high risk for breast cancer.Journal of Surgical Oncology, , 120 (5 ) ,820-830 More Information

Martin G.;Shaughnessy E. (09-01-2017. ) Breast Cancer Care in the Elderly Patient.Current Geriatrics Reports, , 6 (3 ) ,139-148 More Information

Sanfey H.;Crandall M.;Shaughnessy E.;Stein S.L.;Cochran A.;Parangi S.;Laronga C. (08-01-2017. ) Strategies for Identifying and Closing the Gender Salary Gap in Surgery.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, , 225 (2 ) ,333-338 More Information

Borcherding D.;Tong W.;Hugo E.;Barnard D.;Fox S.;Lasance K.;Shaughnessy E.;Ben-Jonathan N. (06-16-2016. ) Expression and therapeutic targeting of dopamine receptor-1 (D1R) in breast cancer.Oncogene, , 35 (24 ) ,3103-3113 More Information

Shaughnessy E.A. (03-28-2012. ) Axillary lymph node dissection .Master Techniques in General Surgery: Breast Surgery, , 394-429

Shaughnessy E.A. (03-28-2012. ) Simple mastectomy .Master Techniques in General Surgery: Breast Surgery, , 555-592

Lee S.;Mahoney M.;Shaughnessy E. (07-01-2009. ) Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans of the breast: Imaging features and review of the literature.American Journal of Roentgenology, , 193 (1 ) , More Information

Mirza M.;Shaughnessy E.;Hurley J.K.;Vanpatten K.A.;Pestano G.A.;He B.;Weber G.F. (02-15-2008. ) Osteopontin-c is a selective marker of breast cancer.International Journal of Cancer, , 122 (4 ) ,889-897 More Information

Crannis F.W.;Shaughnessy E.A.;Vora N. (12-01-1996. ) Long term survival of stage iii n2 non-small cell lung cancer treated with mediastinal lymph node di .Cancer Journal, , 9 (6 ) ,516-517

Shaughnessy E.;Lu D.;Chatterjee S.;Wong K. (03-14-1996. ) Parvoviral vectors for the gene therapy of cancer .Seminars in Oncology, , 23 (1 ) ,159-171

Pezzuto J.;Shieh H.;Shaughnessy E.;Beattie C. (01-01-1988. ) Approaches for drug development in treatment of advanced melanoma .Seminars in Oncology, , 15 (6 ) ,578-588

Morris, Mackenzie C; Lee, Tiffany C; Johnston, Michael E; Hanseman, Dennis; Lewis, Jaime D; Shaughnessy, Elizabeth A; Reyna, Chantal (2020. ) National Trend of Axillary Management in Clinical T3/T4 N0 Patients Having Breast Conserving Therapy.The Journal of surgical research, , 255 ,361-370 More Information

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
SRU Room 1466
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-584-0412