Dr. Kevin Wang is the Director of the Program for NNBR and Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Florida in USA. Dr. Wang is a neurotrauma researcher since the late 1990’s. He has served as President and Council Member of the National Neurotrauma society, Board Member, Board of Governors of the International Brain Injury Association and Presidium Member of the Academy for Multidisciplinary Neurotraumatology. He is a co-founder of a biotechnology company Gryphon Bio, Inc. His research focus is translational research for biomarkers and therapies for traumatic brain injury (TBI), spinal cord injury, post-traumatic epilepsy, and chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Two acute TBI blood-based protein biomarkers (UCH-L1/GFAP) he co-discovered have received FDA clearance as the first in vitro diagnostic tests for detecting pathoanatomical lesions in TBI patients. He also holds leadership positions on various TBI initiative such as International TBI Research Initiative (InTBIR), and multicenter TBI consortium studies (e.g. TRACK-TBI, CENTER-TBI, ICON-TBI).