• Promote functional repair of the injured spinal cord and brain through advances in basic and clinical research
  • Facilitate collaborative efforts across health-related disciplines
  • Endorse and support community advocacy
  • Develop programs of excellence in education and training


To be the most influential and comprehensive center for neurotrauma research and training in the country


  • Integrity
  • Compassion
  • Excellence
  • Openness
  • Equity, diversity, and inclusivity