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Van Andel Institute Graduate School Alumni Association
The mission of the Van Andel Institute Graduate School Alumni Association (VAIGSAA) is to provide support and connections for our alumni, mentoring for current students, and continued interest in the mission and impact of Van Andel Institute. Click here for more information and VAIGSAA guidelines.
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To provide suggestions or information for the newsletter, contact the Director of Student Support Services Alli Roman at Alli.Roman@vai.edu or 616.234.5536.
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Van Andel Institute Graduate School’s alumni have gone on to pursue excellent careers in academia, research and industry. Please see the table below for a list of alumni.
List of Alumni
Triche Laboratory, Van Andel Institute
Harvard Medical School
Zon Laboratory, Boston Children’s Hospital
Cheng Laboratory, University of California, San Francisco
Moore Laboratory, Van Andel Institute
Lakeside Analytical, Inc
Postdoctoral Research Associate
MacKeigan Lab, Michigan State University
Li Laboratory, Van Andel Institute
Pursuing an M.D. at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine as part of our M.D.-Ph.D. program
Steensma Laboratory, Van Andel Institute
Assistant Professor, Biology
Olivet Nazarene University
Member of the Technical Team
D.E. Shaw Research
Pursuing further education; Ph.D. program in science education (biological sciences), University of Southern Mississippi
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Moore Lab, Van Andel Institute
Pospisilik Lab, Van Andel Institute
Driscoll Lab, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Southwell Lab, University of Central Florida
Internal Medicine – Hematology/Oncology Medicine
University of Michigan
Motive Practicing Wisely Solutions
Grand Rapids Community College
Principal Scientist, Global Therapeutics
Associate Director of Research
CentralStar Cooperative, Inc.
Assistant Professor of Bioinformatics
University of North Florida
Senior Program Coordinator
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Michigan State University
Personal Genome Diagnostics (PGDx)
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Business Development Product Specialist
Research Assistant Professor
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Washington University School of Medicine
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