Brain Injury Association of America – www.biausa.org
Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is the leading national organization serving and representing individuals, families and professionals who are touched by a life-altering, often devastating, traumatic brain injury (TBI).
Miami Children’s Hospital Foundation – www.mchf.org
“Funding World-Class Care” and following the principle that all children deserve state-of-the-art pediatric care with no financial boundaries, the Foundation helped 289-bed Miami Children’s Hospital become a leader in pediatric health care with more than 40 subspecialties, the largest pediatric neurology center in the United States, a top provider of cardiology and neonatology services, and a Research Institute conducting in excess of 200 clinical trials and protocols.
North American Brain Injury Society (NABIS) – www.nabis.org
NABIS aims to promote the transition of brain injury science into practice, in the areas of clinical care, research, policy and litigation, in an effort to provide the best outcomes for individuals and communities affected by brain injury. The organization maintains a goal of addressing the needs of brain injury professionals through education, scientific updates and communication.
Shepherd Center – www.shepherd.org
Shepherd Center, is a private, non-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for persons with spinal cord injury and brain injury. Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Shepherd Center is ranked among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the U.S. and offers an Intensive Care Unit and Acute Medical components, allowing for rehabilitation intervention to begin early in the course of treatment.
The Miami Project To Cure Paralysis – www.themiamiproject.org
The Miami Project To Cure Paralysis is the world’s most comprehensive spinal cord injury research center, housed in the Lois Pope LIFE Center, a Center of Excellence at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. The Miami Project’s international team of more than 250 scientists, researchers and clinicians take innovative approaches to the challenge of spinal cord injury.
University of Florida College of Medicine – www.med.ufl.edu
The UF College of Medicine continues to have one of the premier medical education programs in the country. Their focus is to produce the next generation of specialists, scientists, clinical researchers and health policy leaders who not only place their expertise in the service of individual patients but also significantly impact the health and well-being of populations and societies.
University of Miami – www.miami.edu
The University of Miami is a major research university that is focused on teaching and learning, the discovery of new knowledge, and service to the South Florida region and beyond. With more than 15,000 students from around the world, the University of Miami takes pride in its vibrant and diverse academic community.