Dr. Mitchell Kamrava graduated from the University of California San Diego (UCSD) Medical School during which time he spent a year as a Howard Hughes Research Scholar conducting research at the National Cancer Institute (NCI). He completed his internship in internal medicine at Stanford University Hospital followed by his residency in radiation oncology at the NCI, where he served as chief resident. Dr. Kamrava joined the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Radiation Oncology Department as a brachytherapy fellow in 2010. He joined the department as an Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology specializing in Brachytherapy on July 1st, 2011. He served as the founding chair of the American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO) Resident’s Committee as well as received multiple awards including: the Roentgen Resident Research Award, the Department of the Army Commander’s Award for Public Service, the ACRO Howard H. Wong Scholarship, the UCSD Samuel B. Hamburger Memorial Thesis Award, the UCSD Goodhead Service.