Welcome

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:

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:

News - May 27, 2020

Walking to School, 1961: A story.

For the last four decades, walking to school has been declining – a fact often brought up by the National Safe Routes to School Partnership and the University of North Carolina’s Pedestrian & Bicycle Information Center, just to mention a few. With the advent of the Internet, it is easy to bring up articles and data compiled from around the nation to see this information in graphs.

News - March 27, 2020

Staying healthy and safe during COVID-19

The KiDZ Neuroscience Center hopes you, your family, friends, and loved ones are safe, as we learn to cope with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Our hearts go out to those who have been impacted by it.


Photos & Videos

Bike to School Day 2020 – Sunny Isles Beach K-8

Just like Bike to Work Day the week before, our Bike to School Day celebration was fun, packed, and greeted with an early morning rainshower. It didn't stop the kids one bit. Events like these show how kids around the country deserve safe, protected bike lanes that make riding to school a doable thing every day.

Photos & Videos

Miami-Dade Bike to Work Day 2020

Don't let it be said that people in Miami don't ride bicycles in the rain. This year's Bike to Work Day with Bike305 was the first in eight years to be greeted with a torrential downpour during the last mile - but that didn't stop us from getting to Downtown Miami. We did need more rain capes though.


News - January 22, 2020

Mobility for Fifty.

"Bicycles change lives."

News - November 27, 2019

The Velo Yellow Bikes: Part 2

This is a continuation of the "Velo Yellow" kids track bike story from our resident bike expert, Kurt Kaminer:



Our Partners:

Jackson Health System
National Center for Safe Routes to School
Safe Routes Walk/Bike To School
Florida Department of Transportation
Alert Today Alive Tomorrow
Miami-Dade County
Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Miami-Dade Bike305
The Children's Trust
ImPACT Concussion Test
Countywide Concussion Care
American Youth Football
American Automobile Association School Safety Patrol
League of American Bicyclists
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Town of Surfside, Florida
Everglades Bicycle Club - Home
AAA School Safety Patrol
National Collegiate Athletic Association
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