Karisa Calvitti is the Social Media Coordinator for the Vanderbilt Institute for Infection, Immunology & Inflammation (VI4) and the department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Digital Communications from Lycoming College, where she studied digital filmmaking, visual media, and business administration. Karisa comes from Vanderbilt University where she worked with the Vanderbilt Institute for Digital Learning (VIDL) to create Vanderbilt's online courses for COURSERA and other digital learning products.
At VI4, Karisa runs the social media accounts, creates graphic materials, and maintains the website. She is also the mentor for the VI4 Science Communication Internship.