A message from scientific leadership.

The Miami Project’s international team of over 175 scientists, researchers, clinicians and support staff is dedicated to improving the quality of life and, ultimately, finding a cure for paralysis. Miami Project researchers are currently conducting clinical studies and trials in spinal cord injury, including testing neuroprotective strategies, cellular therapies using Schwann cell and stem cell transplantation and advanced rehabilitation and neuromodulation approaches including the use of brain machine interface technologies. Other areas of current research include drug discovery for axonal regeneration and immune modulation, neuropathic pain, male fertility and cardiovascular disorders.


The Henry G. Steinbrenner Scholars Program

Henry G. Steinbrenner Scholars Program
Henry G. Steinbrenner Scholars Program

The Henry G. Steinbrenner Scholars Program is a prestigious 10-week in-person summer internship focused on topics in neurotrauma. As a funded, merit-based, researcher-driven program, the Steinbrenner Scholars undergo didactic and practical training from experts at The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, including active participation in Miami Project research. These positions provide an opportunity for exceptional students to work in state-of-the-art research laboratories, utilizing their knowledge and laboratory skills to take on specific functions and projects as part of a multidisciplinary team.

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Meet Our Scientific Leaders

Barth A. Green, M.D.

W. Dalton Dietrich, III, Ph.D.

Allan D. Levi, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S.

Scientific Events

Seminar and Scientific Lectures

All seminars and lectures may be seen via ZOOM

Check the calendar listing for dates and times.