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.

Click on a program icon to learn more:

KiDZ News:

UHealth Sports Medicine Concussion Update

Last Thursday evening, UHealth Sports Medicine and our UConcussion team held a pre-game concussion update seminar for local physicians, with presentations by Dr. Lee Kaplan, Chief of UHealth Sports Medicine; Dr. Gillian Hotz, Director of […]

August 31st, 2015|News, UConcussion|0 Comments

Walking to school and its positive impact on health: WalkSafe in the Miami Herald

Our latest article about the benefits of your child walking to school has been published in the Miami Herald.

View the article at: http://www.miamiherald.com/living/health-fitness/article30427077.html

August 14th, 2015|News, WalkSafe|0 Comments

VIDEO: UConcussion at Running Refs 5K

This weekend, the Runnin’ Refs team of the GMACFOA (Greater Miami Athletic Conference Football Officials Association) ran the Lifetime Miami Marathon Kick-Off 5K to support the KiDZ Neuroscience Center and UConcussion Program’s traumatic brain injury research. “It’s a […]

August 12th, 2015|News, UConcussion|0 Comments


Upcoming Events:

UM / FDOT 2015 Put it Down Safety Campaign
September 10, 2015

University of Miami Coral Gables Campus


2015 Children’s Trust Family Expo
September 12, 2015

Miami-Dade County Fair & Exposition Center


Wheels 2015 - South Miami
November 14, 2015

Dorn Avenue (South Miami)


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