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The Mission

Paralysis research

The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis is the world’s most comprehensive spinal cord injury (SCI) research center.  Located at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, The Miami Project is a designated Center of Excellence.  Miami Project’s researchers are looking at novel ways to solve the problem of paralysis.

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The Miami Project Impact

What types of clinical trials and studies are available? How does a potential research volunteer become involved?

Learn more about The Miami Project’s FDA-approved clinical trials.

 

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The Miami Project continues to make significant advances in the areas of discovery research, translational studies and clinical investigations for spinal cord and brain injury.

- Drs. Barth A. Green, W. Dalton Dietrich and Allan D. Levi

Living with Paralysis Webinars

Dr. Kim Anderson has partnered with Ms. Jennifer French to create webinars for United Spinal Association‘s webinar series. The webinars focus on topics of interest to the spinal cord injury community and highlight existing information and technology readily available to enhance function or reduce secondary complications.

The Miami Project’s Open House 2015

Recent News

Drs. Coleen Atkins and Dalton Dietrich

Encouraging Traumatic Brain Injury Study Published

Treating rats with an experimental drug at three months following a traumatic brain injury (TBI) improves their learning memory ability, as reported in a new study published online today in the July edition of The Journal of Neuroscience. The drug, … Continued

Dr. Dalton Dietrich and Colleagues Receive $1.6 Million NIH Award

W. Dalton Dietrich, Ph.D., Scientific Director, The Miami Project, Kinetic Concepts Distinguished Chair in Neurosurgery, Senior Associate Dean for Discovery Science, and Professor, Neurological Surgery, Neurology and Cell Biology, and colleagues have received a National Institutes of Health/National Institute of … Continued

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The Faces of Paralysis

Paralysis does not discriminate

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