Media Relations Center

Media and Communications

The Communications & Marketing staff advances the public’s understanding of biomedical research and science education at Van Andel Institute (VAI). We facilitate story development and coverage by journalists, bloggers and others interested in epigenetics, cancer, neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson’s and innovative science education initiatives for students from kindergarten through graduate school.

Please submit all requests for information, interviews, facility access, video, photography, branding guidelines, etc., to the office of Communications & Marketing. 


Beth Hinshaw Hall
Director of Communications and Marketing 

Rachel Harden
Communications Project Manager