Items Tagged with 'Medical Mile'

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College hosting open house for $37.5M health sciences building

July 18, 2018
There will be an open house Thursday night for a college’s new health sciences building along the Medical Mile. Read More

Grocery store anchoring Michigan Street project

June 12, 2018
A locally based grocery chain will be the retail anchor for a residential development underway just east of Medical Mile. Read More

Grand Rapids is No. 6 'smaller' metro 'poised to skyrocket'

May 15, 2018
Realtor.com says Grand Rapids ranks among the top 10 “smaller” metros in the country that are about to “hit it big.” Read More

Medical Mile: a vision for change in Grand Rapids

December 29, 2017
Thirty years ago, Grand Rapids stood at a crossroads — after more than a century as a manufacturing hub for the furniture and the auto industries, the city’s job sectors were changing. Read More

The undeniable power of collaboration in health and education

January 6, 2017
The health sciences in Grand Rapids are a driving force in the local economy and a powerful catalyst for regional growth. Read More

Startup proves medical packaging is more than just a box and a bag

Packaging Compliance Labs saw a need two years ago to service the Medical Mile.

May 13, 2016
All it took was someone to fill the void, and West Michigan’s booming medical and pharmaceutical industries responded. Read More

West Michigan is destination for life sciences startups

April 29, 2016
West Michigan’s legacy as a manufacturing region began to take a turn two decades ago with the founding of the Van Andel Institute and the birth of the Medical Mile. Read More

Scientific collaborations drive discovery: revolutionizing the paradigm

April 1, 2016
Two decades ago, mapping the human genome was a dream — rooted in the possibility of progress and the hope of discovery. The effort took years, but the persistence of an international network of scientists resulted in one of the greatest scientific accomplishments in history. Read More

Third Coast starts Medical Mile development

Mixed-use project will include apartments, commercial and retail space.

July 17, 2015
Third Coast Development’s work on Michigan Street’s Medical Mile corridor never seems to cease. Read More

Research center seen as catalyst

Economic impact will create ripple effect lasting for years.

June 26, 2015
As the second research center in the downtown Grand Rapids area, the impact of Michigan State University College of Human Medicine’s new facility could create a ripple effect of economic activity. Read More