Developing the next generation of treatments, and the next generation of clinicians for patient with spinal disorders

Clinical Research


Research Initiviates

We strive to fund spinal research, both clinical and basic science, to advance the treatment of patients with spinal cord injury, spinal tumors, and other spinal disorders.

Click here to read about our current research projects.


The GNI seeks donations specifically for research funding including administrative expenses, IRB expenses, and various clinical expenses.


Research Donation Tiers

Friend: $1,000 - $5,000

Your name (should you so desire) goes in the monthly newsletter for the calendar year of your donation. You will get periodic updates as to the status of our research trials, publications, and invitations to events to discuss our projects.

Supporter: $5,000 - $10,000

Same as Friend, but with a private tour of the practice and hospital, and lunch with Dr. Jenkins.

Benefactor: $10,000 - $50,000

Same as supporter, but with a private dinner with Dr. Jenkins to discuss the impact the donation is having on our research program, as well as the impact the research is having on advancing the practice of medicine.

Patron: $50,000+

Same as Benefactor, but additionally funds a particular research project, either in part or in total. Your name is listed as the source of funding, and the trial will be named after whomever you designate. If the trial has a higher cost than $50,000, naming rights may need to be shared.

Get Involved

Donations help further our research projects and our ability to pursue new research projects.