Welcome to the KiDZ Neuroscience Center.

The University of Miami KiDZ Neuroscience Center is dedicated to reducing the number of children and adolescents that sustain brain and spinal cord injuries.

Our programs provide "safety through the ages" - safety education for each stage of your child's growing years, making physical well-being a fun, daily activity.

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Is a concussion treatment on the horizon?

A five-year study will soon begin at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine to learn whether a cannabinoid-based pill can reduce brain cell inflammation following a concussive (mTBI) injury.

Together with the Miami Project to […]

November 1st, 2016|News, UConcussion|0 Comments
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A parent’s guide to concussion safety for the fall sports season (Miami Herald)

(9/12/16) Pick up a copy of the September 12th Herald – or check out the link below – for a parent’s guide to preventing concussions during the 2016 fall sports season, brought to you from the University of […]

September 13th, 2016|News, UConcussion|0 Comments
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2016 UConcussion ATC/AD Workshop; Dr. Hotz awarded President’s Council Community Leadership Award

This Tuesday, the UConcussion program hosted our annual Concussion Workshop for the Certified Athletic Trainers and Athletic Directors of Miami-Dade County Public Schools. This was our 20th anniversary celebrating the initiation of the concussion clinic. […]

August 3rd, 2016|News, UConcussion|0 Comments

 

Upcoming Events:

Miami Springs Community Safety Fair
January 28, 2017

Miami Springs Woman’s Club

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Gables Bike Day | March 2017
March 12, 2017

Merrick Park

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