The mission of the Compliance Department is to ensure that research conducted at Van Andel Institute (VAI) is in compliance with federal, state and local regulations and Institute policies. The Compliance Department has responsibility for the Institutional Review Board, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, and Institutional Biosafety Committee, as well as the areas of conflict of interest and commitment, environment, health and safety, export controls, and research integrity.

Questions can be directed to Compliance Supervisor Angie Jason 616.234.5584 or ComplianceHelp@vai.org.