The Zucker Institute for Applied Neurosciences (ZIAN) is a non-profit entity built to serve the interests of patients with neurological disorders with a mission to “apply scientific and clinical discovery to concrete neuroscience problems and develop technological advancements that will make a difference in patients’ lives.”

The management and development team at ZIAN includes a renowned faculty of MUSC Neurosciences clinicians and scientists, along with talented engineers and business development experts. This diverse team was assembled to innovate, develop, and collaborate with industry partners.  Our goal is to swiftly and efficiently meet the increasing patient and practitioner demand for breakthroughs in treatment across the spectrum of neurologic disorders. ZIAN is currently developing technologies in the areas of neurological assessment, spine surgery, imaging, neurovascular, and treatments for brain tumors and spinal cord injury.