Miami Project Hires New Executive Director

On behalf of The Miami Project Executive Committee, including Barth A. Green, M.D., Marc Buoniconti, W. Dalton Dietrich, Ph.D., and Allan D. Levi, M.D., Ph.D., we are pleased to announce that Mr. John Fox has accepted the position as the … Continued

2018 Great Sports Legends Dinner

The Buoniconti Fund’s 33rd Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner Presented By Tudor Group Superstar athletes Alex Rodriguez, Ray Allen, Bob Griese, Mike Smith, Brian Boitano, Amy Purdy, Nacho Figueras and Chris Evert honored The Buoniconti Fund honored an unparalleled group … Continued

Male Fertility Following Spinal Cord Injury Update

Male fertility following spinal cord injury (SCI) remains a problem that many injured men deal with in their lives.  After SCI, most men face obstacles when pursuing sexual activity and biologic fatherhood. Damage to the spinal cord contributes to sexual … Continued

Reducing Damage After Spinal Cord Injury

The spinal cord can be injured in many ways. Car accidents, falls, violence, and sports are the four leading causes of traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI). Regardless of the cause, the resulting damage to the spinal cord develops in a … Continued

GIVING TUESDAY — November 28, 2017

Support our groundbreaking research and donate today to The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis/ The Miami Project and help us find a cure! Text PARALYSIS to 243725 or visit

Research Journal Feature: Vance Lemmon, Ph.D.

Starting out as a California surfer in San Diego, he trekked cross-country to Atlanta to earn his Ph.D. His Ph.D. dissertation work investigated degeneration of the visual system. Even today, the visual system is an excellent model for evaluating axon … Continued

Progress in Motor Control XI – Miami 2017

Save The Date Miami 2017! Satellite: July 19, 2017 Conference: July 20 – July 22, 2017 Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay Hotel     Organizing committee:   Contact — Sarah Lehmann, R.N. — pull email from server — add subject Inquiry … Continued