News & Updates : 2015

John Pericak, Margaret Pericak-Vance, Phd, Jeffery Vance, MD, PhD, Kerri Frances, Deon Adams

2015 JJ Vance Mentor's Dinner

The Vance’s with family, friends and JJ Vance mentor’s at the 2015 JJ Vance Memorial Internship Mentor’s Dinner sponsored by the JJ Vance Foundation

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2015 JJ Vance Memorial Summer Interns Gain Valuable Research Experience

The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine’s John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics hosted 14 of South Florida’s top high school seniors for the 2015 JJ Vance Memorial Summer Internship in Biological and Computational Sciences. The program, which received a $500,000 five-year summer training grant from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, provides high school students with the unique opportunity to be directly involved in scientific research.

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2015 JJ Vance Summer interns, Linda Shahin – Archimedean Upper Conservatory and Margherita Tonini – Miami Beach SHS

2015 JJ Vance Memorial Summer Interns

Congratulations to the 2015 JJ Vance summer Interns! After six intense and educational weeks working in the labs, computing and analyzing data, and learning more about genomics and genetics research, the students are gearing up for their final 2 weeks! More updates to follow!

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