Karen C. Johnston, MD, MSc

University of Virginia

Karen C. Johnston, MD, MSc is the Harrison Distinguished Professor of Neurology and Professor of Public Health Sciences at the University of Virginia.  She is Associate Vice President for Clinical & Translational Research in the UVA Office of the Vice President for Research.  She is director of the Translational Health Research Institute of Virginia at UVA (THRIV) and the NIH-NCATS funded integrated THRIV (iTHRIV) which reaches across the state.  She is a vascular neurologist and the associate medical director of the UVA comprehensive stroke center.