Dr. Mira Keyes spoke at the 21st annual Scottsdale Prostate Cancer Symposium 2016 on Sunday, March...Read More
Mira Keyes, MD, FRCPC
British Columbia Cancer Agency (BCCA)
Vancouver, BC Canada
Dr. Mira Keyes is Clinical Professor at the University of British Columbia (UBC) and Radiation Oncologist, British Columbia Cancer Agency (BCCA) – Vancouver Centre, the largest academic cancer center for the BCCA. She is also Head, BCCA Prostate Brachytherapy Program BC Cancer Agency (BCCA) since 2007. [su_spacer] Dr. Keyes is one of the four founders of the Provincial BCCA Prostate Brachytherapy Program. She served as a Prostate Brachytherapy Program Quality Assurance chair, (2003-2007). [su_spacer] She served as a UBC Radiation oncology Residency Training Program Director from June 2001 to June 2006. From 2007-2012, she was a member of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Examination Board in Radiation Oncology. At present, she is working on a national level as core member and founder for certification standards leading to a Royal College Diploma of Special Competence in Brachytherapy. From 2006-2009 she served as a UBC-BCCA REB (Research Ethics Board) board member. She is a member of BCCA provincial GU and Breast tumour Groups. [su_spacer] Her research interests include Prostate Brachytherapy outcomes, Quality Assurance, and translational research. [su_spacer] She has been an invited speaker for CARO (Canadian Association of radiation oncology), CBG (Canadian Brachytherapy Group), ASTRO (American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology), ABS ( American Brachytherapy Society) and Seattle Prostate Institute Advanced Brachytherapy Course.