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News Highlights of 2020

2020 News Highlights


As we look back, our news highlights during the pandemic year of 2020 spotlight how we joined together to overcome challenges to carry on with our mission to find cures for chronic neurological disabilities. Enjoy these inspiring accomplishments from 2020 as we look forward to a radiant 2021!

2020 The Numbers Across the Institute

Conditions & Recovery

Stroke icon
Every 40 seconds someone has a stroke.
Spinal Cord Injury icon
Around the world, between 300,000 and 500,000 people are living with a SCI.
Neurodegenerative Diseases icon
Worldwide, 50 million people are living with Alzheimer's and other dementias.
Traumatic Brain Injury icon
In the U.S., over 5.3 million adults and children live with TBI.
Cerebral Palsy icon
Worldwide, over 18 million children and adults are living with CP.
Retinal Degenerative Diseases icon
Will double by 2050.