Items Tagged with 'VAI'


VAEI producing Science on the Grand

July 5, 2019
The Van Andel Education Institute is hosting a two-day STEAM conference for K-12 educators. Read More

Attorney wins Carol Van Andel Angel of Excellence Award

May 15, 2019
A local attorney has been honored for his legal assistance to a major institution downtown. Read More

Medical Mile partners hire scientist

March 12, 2019
Several organizations along Medical Mile have partnered to hire an "internationally renowned" scientist. Read More

VARI leads study on Parkinson’s disease and the appendix

November 5, 2018
A team at the Van Andel Research Institute recently led a study on the relationship between Parkinson’s disease and the appendix. Read More

VAEI producing Science on the Grand for teachers

June 6, 2018
An inaugural conference on STEAM-related teaching is coming to Grand Rapids next month. Read More

VAI names insurance exec to board

May 31, 2018
A local health insurance leader has joined the board of the Van Andel Institute. Read More

MSU research center, VAI celebrate shared vision

September 29, 2017
Grand Rapids is a city with new purpose — a city in many ways reborn, reshaped into something unexpected and unique. Already known for its furniture and manufacturing capabilities, Grand Rapids also has become a bustling hub of biomedical research, clinical care and higher education. Read More

VAI hires chief development officer

August 24, 2017
The Van Andel Institute has tapped a Holland native to head up its development efforts. Read More

VARI scientist wins $250K grant

July 27, 2017
A Van Andel Research Institute scientist has been awarded a $250,000 grant from a national nonprofit dedicated to battling childhood cancer. Read More

VARI scientist elected to National Academy of Sciences

June 16, 2017
A scientist at a local medical research center has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Read More