Jordon Van De Velde is an MSUCOM first year medical student at the Macomb site. He grew up in Rochester, Michigan and it is where he currently resides. He has been a Spartan for quite some time now, having attended MSU for college where he majored in Physiology and minored in Nutritional Sciences. He is currently interested in pursuing a medical career in cardiology, neurology, or surgery. He is excited to be a research coordinator for the 2015 Peru Medical Mission trip and his topic of research will be focused on Pediatric Biometric Assessments.