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Gillette Children’s Joins Medical Alley Association as Newest Foundational Member

February 02, 2022

The Medical Alley Association announced that Gillette Children’s has become its newest Foundational Member. 

“Gillette Children's is relentlessly pursuing innovation, research, private sector partnerships and collaborations to transform care for children with disabilities, rare diseases and complex health needs” said Barbara Joers, CEO of Gillette Children’s. “We look forward to partnering with Medical Alley’s health care organizations and companies on the leading edge of biomedical innovation to advance our knowledge, develop new diagnostic and therapeutic options, improve care delivery and translate scientific breakthroughs into treatment." 

“We are excited to welcome Gillette Children’s as Foundational Members,” said Roberta Dressen, President and CEO of the Medical Alley Association. “They are a pioneer in Minnesota pediatric healthcare and part of what makes this region world renowned. We are eager to have them on board as we work together to make Medical Alley the Global Epicenter of Health Innovation and Care®.” 

About The Medical Alley Association: Founded in 1984, MAA supports and advances the global leadership of Medical Alley’s healthcare industry and its connectivity around the world. MAA delivers the collective influence, intelligence, and interactions that support Medical Alley. 

About Gillette Children’s: Gillette Children’s is a global beacon of care for patients with brain, bone and movement conditions that start in childhood. Gillette’s research, treatment, and supportive technologies enable every child to lead a full life defined by their dreams, not their diagnoses. Founded in 1897, Gillette collaborates with patients, families, and partners in clinical leadership, research, and advocacy to set the standard of care and opportunity for children with complex medical challenges.