Helping Individuals with Developmental Disorders and Injuries Unlock Their Potential

Kennedy Krieger Institute is an internationally recognized institution dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and musculoskeletal system through:

PATIENT CARE - An interdisciplinary team of specialists works together to evaluate, diagnose, and create individualized treatment plans to guide patients and families through all stages of care.

RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING - Our innovative research and professional training programs are leading the effort to advance understanding, prevention, and treatment of disorders and injuries of the brain, spinal cord, and musculoskeletal system.


SPECIAL EDUCATION - We offer school-based, hospital-based, and recreational programs designed to unlock the potential inside our students, and share our knowledge with educators everywhere through training and consulting services.

COMMUNITY INITIATIVES - We are committed to helping people with developmental disabilities achieve their potential and enjoy success in community life by providing access to resources, services, and model programs.