Margaret A Pericak-Vance, Ph.D.
Director, John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics
Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Professor of Human Genetics
Executive Vice Chair, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics

Jeffery M. Vance, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Neurology, Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics
Director, Center for Genomic Education & Outreach, John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics

Danica D. Vance, M.D.
Resident in Orthopedic Surgery
Columbia University

Vicki Kaiser
Orange, California

Richard Belton
Head Coach Varsity Basketball, Fort Lauderdale HS
Community Outreach Specialist

Judge John G. Pericak, JD
Olver, Korts, Korona, Russell & Pericak LLP Pittsford, New York

(April 2012) The Vance family in South Beach for Dr. Vance's birthday

The Vances with Richard and Kerri Belton in New York City (2009)


The Beltons at Disney World (2015)

Judge John G. Pericak, Danica Vance

Board members John Pericak, and the Vances with the Belton family, and friend Regina Carney in New York City, 2015.

Board members John Pericak and the Vances with Larry Adams and Kerri Belton at the 2015 JJ Vance mentor's dinner

At the 2015 JJ Vance Summer Internship Presentations

bostonDanica Vance graduating from medical school (2014)


Boston trip Summer (2013)


Boston trip Summer (2013)

(NYC 2012) The Vance Family and friends Regina Carney and Liz Jameson.

(Summer 2012) The Vance Family and family friends Regina Carney and the Beltons on vacation in Vancouver.

The Vance Family on vacation in Paris, France.

(Summer 2011) France L-R: Dr. Jeffery Vance, Dr. Margaret Pericak-Vance, Richard Belton, Judge John Pericak, and Regina Carney gather together in Paris where Margaret Pericak-Vance was honored with the 2011 Alzheimer's Association Bengt Winblad Lifetime Achievement Award.

(Summer 2010) Hawaii (Front L-R) Judge John Pericak, Richard Belton, Jalynn Belton and fiancé Kerri Frances, (Top L-R) Dr. Margaret Pericak-Vance, Dr. Jeffery Vance, Kerri Belton and Regina Carrney

The Vances at the Birdnest Stadium in China (2009)

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