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2016 Annual Report

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Through biomedical

Through biomedical research and science education, Van Andel Institute is committed to improving the health and enhancing the lives of current and future generations.

Table of Contents 2 A Letter from David Van Andel 4 Research 6 LAX vs. Cancer 8 Van Andel Research Institute's Principal Investigators 14 Challenging Cancer – Beating the Odds 16 Battling Parkinson's – Embracing Advocacy 18 Donor Highlight – Michael Carnevale 19 Foundations for the Future 20 Education 22 Van Andel Institute Graduate School – Personal, Focused and Unique 23 Emily Machiela and Jason Cooper – Life-Changing Graduate School 24 Terra Tarango – Revolutionizing Science Education with Four Simple Words 25 Students Performing Real Science – Van Andel Education Institute's Impact on the Classroom 26 Donors and Philanthropic Partners 28 Use the Gifts You’re Given – Pat Ringnalda and the Bee Brave 5K 29 Bringing it Full Circle at Duncan Lake 30 Hope on the Hill Photos 31 Donor Highlight – The Boelkins Family 31 Tim Tebow – Inspiring Through Faith, Hope and Football 32 Our Angels of Excellence 33 Trina Taylor – A Moment on the Runway 34 Dr. Hui Shen – Starting a Conversation About Women’s Health 35 Donor Highlight – Joe Rudnick & Tapistry Brewing 36 Sources of Funding 37 Society of Hope 38 Tributes 40 Memorials 44 Signature Special Event Sponsors 45 Institute Leadership 46 Board and Council Members VAN ANDEL INSTITUTE ANNUAL REPORT 2016

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