Van Andel Institute Graduate School Alumni Association
The mission of the Van Andel Institute Graduate School Alumni Association 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 our Alumni Association guidelines.
Get all the latest Van Andel Institute Graduate School news in your inbox twice a year! The newsletter includes upcoming Institute events, recent publications, updates on current students and recent graduates, along with Alumni Association information.
To provide suggestions or information for the newsletter, contact the Director of Student Support Services Alli Roman at [email protected] or 616.234.5536.
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
The Med Writers
Georgia State University
Harvard Medical School
Zon Laboratory, Boston Children’s Hospital
Cheng Laboratory, University of California, San Francisco
Padnos College of Engineering and Computing, Grand Valley State University
Down Syndrome Association of West Michigan
Postdoctoral Research Associate
MacKeigan Lab, Michigan State University
President and CEO
Lakeside Analytical, Inc.
Li Laboratory, Van Andel Institute
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Steensma Laboratory, Van Andel Institute
Olivet Nazarene University
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Member of the Technical Team
D.E. Shaw Research
Ph.D. Program in Science Education (Biological Sciences), University of Southern Mississippi
MiND Program, Van Andel Institute
Moore Lab, Van Andel Institute
Burton Laboratory, Van Andel Institute
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine
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
Michigan State University
Wake Forest School of Medicine
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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In compliance with the Family and Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, the release of education records (or personally identifiable information therein, except for public directory information) will not be made without the written consent of the student. Current and former students may request official transcripts, letters verifying enrollment and/or graduation by downloading and completing the Permission to Release Non-Public Information. The completed form including the student’s signature can be sent to the Director of Enrollment and Records Christy Mayo at [email protected] or [email protected].
Questions may also be directed to [email protected], [email protected] or 616.234.5722.
Note: We accept scanned copies of the Permission to Release Non-Public Information via email or by mail. If mailing, please address the form to Van Andel Institute Graduate School 333 Bostwick Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.
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Complete the form below to submit an update to our Van Andel Institute Graduate School alumni page and records, including updating personal or business contact information, position titles, any professional news, etc.
Please note that while your name, mentor, graduation date, thesis/dissertation title and current placement will be publicly displayed on our website, we will not publish your business or personal contact information. To request the removal of your information from our website or if you have any other questions, please email [email protected].
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