Health Partners International of Canada (HPIC)
(3BL Media) March 12, 2012 - Access to healthcare is one of the major challenges facing our world. Sanofi
HPIC is a not-for-profit relief and development organization that works through partnerships to increase access to medicine and improve health in the developing world. It provides critical emergency medical aid for men, women and children who have been weakened by hunger and are living in refugee camps with no water, no sanitation and limited access to food.
Every year, Sanofi
For more information about Health Partners International of Canada, visit: http://www.hpicanada.ca
Sanofi, a global and diversified healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs. Sanofi has core strengths in the field of healthcare with seven growth platforms: diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, rare diseases, consumer healthcare, emerging markets and animal health. Sanofi is listed in Paris (EURONEXT: SAN) and in New York (NYSE: SNY).
Sanofi companies in Canada include sanofi-aventis Canada Inc. (pharmaceuticals), Sanofi Pasteur (vaccines), Sanofi Consumer Health (health and beauty), Genzyme (rare diseases) and Merial (animal health). Together they employ more than 1,700 people, mainly in the greater Montreal and Toronto areas. In 2010 Sanofi companies invested $159.2 million in R&D in Canada, creating jobs, business and opportunity throughout the country.