VARI | 2013 Jay Van Andel Award for Outstanding Achievement in Parkinson’s Disease Research This award was established to honor distinguished researchers in the field of Parkinson’s disease and is named after Van Andel Institute founder Jay Van Andel, who passed away in 2004 after a long struggle with the disease. Awardees are selected on the basis of their scientific achievements and renown as a leader in Parkinson’s research or in research on closely related neurodegenerative disorders. Award Recipient Andrew B. Singleton, Ph.D. Dr. Andrew Singleton during his lecture as the inaugural Jay Van Andel Award recipient. 74
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