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About ALYNnovation


ALYNnovation is ALYN Hospital’s innovation track for the development and commercialization of pediatric assistive technologies to reinforce ALYN's core mission of empowering children with disabilities by increasing their independence through multidisciplinary treatment and innovation. 

Since its establishment in 2017, ALYNnovation has been dedicated to facilitating the development and distribution of effective and affordable pediatric rehabilitation by partnering with early-stage startups solving the real-world challenges of children and adolescents with disabilities. Our tried-and-true model encompasses a robust framework for our startups that provides them with centralized access to crucial resources and stakeholders, while maintaining the flexibility to offer them strategic vision-driven support through long-term individually tailored collaboration agreements that reflect their needs and life cycle stage, even prior to regulatory approval or revenue generation.

ALYNnovation has become the ultimate multi-stakeholder design partner to identify, research, develop, and facilitate the commercialization of high quality innovative solutions that cater to a global audience of children and adolescents with physical disabilities by integrating access to leading medical and research field experts, a state-of-the-art facility, and an experienced team with strong business acumen and global networks.




The A2CED Approach

Our strategy-focused approach enables us to support teams from the earliest stages of ideation and prototype development through commercialization and beyond:


Availability: Identification, development, localization, adaption of technologies
Assimilation: Training and instruction of the clinical staff examining the technology
Clinical Evidence: Research to demonstrate clinical feasibility and effectiveness
Distribution: To rehabilitation centers, staff training, and use control

One Stop Shop

For Multi-stakeholder Design Partnerships


  • Entrepreneurs
  • Children & Families
  • Researchers & Developers
  • Physicians
  • Educators & Academia
  • Therapists
  • International Partners


Services and Facilities: 

  • Clinical consultation
  • Beta site, clinical trials, and pilots
  • Prototyping lab & classrooms
  • State-of-the-art facilities including:
    • hydrotherapy pool
    • motion analysis lab
    • virtual gaming room