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September 2018

Grand Challenges in Parkinson’s Disease

September 26 - September 27

Grand Challenges in Parkinson’s Disease brings together hundreds of scientists, clinicians and people with Parkinson’s to explore the latest Parkinson’s disease research. The theme for 2018 is Non-Motor Symptoms. For the fifth year, VARI and The Cure Parkinson’s Trust will host Rallying to the Challenge, a meeting for people with Parkinson’s, advocates and caregivers that explores how the Parkinson’s community can impact and accelerate research.

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October 2018

Couture for a Cure 2018

October 11 @ 6:00 pm
Van Andel Institute, 333 Bostwick Ave. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Join us for a runway fashion presentation by Leigh’s and a personal appearance by designer Lourdes Chavez along with an exclusive preview of her Spring ’19 collection. Hats from milliner Christine A. Moore will compliment Chaves’ designs during the presentation. Experience Artistry’s new products and on trend looks at the Artistry Beauty Bar and on the runway. All proceeds benefit biomedical research and science education at Van Andel Institute.

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Kathleen & Van Andel Research Institute – Celebrating a Legacy of Research

October 13 @ 10:00 am
Oak Street Beach, 1000 N Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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Join Van Andel Institute and Kathleen Drennan's family, as we honor her legacy of medical research. The event includes a charity bike ride along the The Lakefront Trail and a dinner to celebrate Kathleen's life and legacy. REGISTRATION (BIKE AND/OR DINNER)   SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION   SPONSOR REGISTRATION MAKE A DONATION 10:00 a.m. Charity Fun Ride on the The Lakefront Trail Meet at the Oak Street Beach underpass at 10 a.m. for the start of the Fun Ride Oak Street Beach to Bryn…

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Cun-Yu Wang, D.D.S., Ph.D. – VARI Seminar Series

October 17 @ 12:00 pm

Title TBD Speaker Information Cun-Yu Wang, D.D.S., Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles Time & Location 12:00 pm at Van Andel Institute Conference Room 3104/3105 VARI Host: Tao Yang, Ph.D. Questions? For questions, please contact Kim Cousineau at 616.234.5684.

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Hope on the Hill Gala

October 25 @ 6:00 pm
Van Andel Institute, 333 Bostwick Ave. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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On October 25, 2018, we invite you to join Van Andel Institute for the 18th annual Hope on the Hill Gala — Run for the Roses. Get decked out in your finest derby attire, sample delightfully indulgent cuisine, sip on hand-crafted artisan cocktails, and partake in the best live music and entertainment outside of the Bluegrass State. All proceeds from Hope on the Hill directly benefit the Institute’s biomedical research and science education programs. Complimentary valet parking available. Kentucky Derby chic…

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November 2018

2017 West Michigan Regional Undergraduate Science (WMRUGS) Research Conference

November 10 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Van Andel Institute, 333 Bostwick Ave. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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The annual West Michigan Regional Undergraduate Science (WMRUGS) Research Conference provides an outstanding opportunity for undergraduate students to present their own research to a large and supportive group of professional scientists.

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A Conversation About Pediatric Cancer Research and Treatment

November 14 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Van Andel Institute, 333 Bostwick Ave. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Each year, more than 10,000 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with cancer, a figure that has slowly but steadily risen over the past several decades. Today, thanks to improved care, more kids are beating cancer than ever before. Still, more research is desperately needed to root out the causes of pediatric cancers, which differ greatly from adult cancers, and to leverage these findings into new, innovative treatments to help more kids lead longer, healthier lives. Van Andel Institute (VAI)…

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Eva Nogales, Ph.D. – VARI Seminar Series

November 14 @ 12:00 pm

Title TBD Speaker Information Eva Nogales, Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley Time & Location 12:00 pm at Van Andel Institute Conference Room 3104/3105 VARI Host: Huilin Li, Ph.D. Questions? For questions, please contact Kim Cousineau at 616.234.5684.

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Jean-Pierre Issa, M.D. – VARI Seminar Series

November 28 @ 12:00 pm

Title TBD Speaker Information Jean-Pierre Issa, M.D. Temple University Time & Location 12:00 pm at Van Andel Institute Conference Room 3104/3105 VARI Host: Postdoctoral Association Questions? For questions, please contact Kim Cousineau at 616.234.5684.

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February 2019

Winterfest Celebration

February 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cascade Hills Country Club, 3725 Cascade Rd SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546 United States
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Please, join us on Thursday, February 21, for an evening of culinary delights, delectable wine and cocktails, and a chance to bid on amazing silent and live auction packages, all for an incredible cause — supporting Van Andel Institute’s life-changing Parkinson’s disease research. Smart casual attire is suggested. Complimentary valet parking will be available at both club entrances. Sponsorship information coming soon!   Registration Questions? Contact Sarah Rollman at 616.234.5712 or via email for more information.  

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