iTHRIV’s Kayla Calvo Receives Future of the Field Award From Society of Research Administrators International

July 12, 2023 by

“The individuals recognized through Future of the Field are some of the best and brightest in our profession,” says Gloria W. Greene, President, SRAI. “Embrace this recognition, believe in yourself, and continue striving for excellence. The future is bright, and you are poised to make a remarkable impact in your field!”

“We could not be more proud to see Kayla recognized with this award for her outstanding accomplishments and her career trajectory!” says Karen Johnston, MD, Associate Vice President for Clinical and Translational Research. “Her commitment to clinical and translational research excellence is evident in her work every day. Her leadership of the career development program for research administrators (RAPTR) at UVA is innovative and inspiring. We are so fortunate to have her on our team!”

‘Future of the Field’ honorees will be formally recognized in October 2023 at SRAI’s annual meeting in Seattle.

SRAI is the premier global research management society providing education, professional development, and the latest comprehensive information about research management to professionals from 40+ countries.

iTHRIV is one of about 60 National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program Hubs. iTHRIV is a cross-Commonwealth collaboration among University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, Carilion Clinic, and Inova. iTHRIV provides support for clinical and translational research with the latest advances in data science to accelerate innovation in health-related research and foster the next generation of collaborative health research professionals. For more information or to request a consultation, contact the Research Concierge Services Manager at

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