Sponsors – Pharma & Medical Companies

cgpaThe Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA) represents the Canadian-based generic pharmaceutical industry: a dynamic group of companies which specialize in the production of high quality, affordable generic drugs, fine chemicals and new chemical entities.  The industry plays a vital role in Canada’s health care system by providing safe, proven alternatives to more expensive brand name prescription drugs. In addition, our companies are increasingly exporting their products and expanding their presence throughout the world.

janssenAt Janssen, we are dedicated to addressing and solving some of the most important unmet medical needs of our time in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases and vaccines, metabolic and chronic diseases and women’s health.  Driven by our commitment to patients, we bring innovative products, services and solutions to people throughout the world.

merckToday’s Merck is working to help the world be well. Merck is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines, consumer and animal health products. In Canada, Merck markets more than 530 pharmaceutical, consumer and animal health products. Merck is a leader in a broad range of areas such as cardiology, infectious diseases, respiratory, vaccines, women’s health and sun care, and is focused on expanding offerings in other areas, including virology, oncology and diabetes.

novartisNovartis Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc. is a leading research-based company with a wide-ranging program for the development and marketing of innovative prescription medications in Canada. The Company’s national head office building, completed in 2003, is located in Dorval, Quebec.  We want to discover, develop and successfully market innovative products to prevent and cure diseases, to ease suffering and to enhance the quality of life.  More than 2 000 associates are working at Novartis Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc. in Canada to help save lives and improve quality of life.

NeuroImage Inc provides Contract Brain Imaging, Analysis & Advice for a variety of therapeutic categories. From the simple to the complex. Complete project management or individual services and are pioneers in bionic based brain fitness software to enhance intelligence and creativity.

pfizerPfizer is inspired by a single goal: Your health. Since 1849, Pfizer has been dedicated to developing innovative medications to prevent and treat diseases. But we believe to be truly healthy, it takes more than medication. That’s why Pfizer is also committed to promoting the many small things we can do to stay healthy.  From our research and development efforts, to the values we follow in our own workplace, to the community efforts we fund across Canada—we want to show how healthier choices can lead to a healthier life.


Major Sponsor

Rx&D Canada’s ResearchBased Pharmaceutical Companies is the association of leading research-based pharmaceutical companies dedicated to improving the health of Canadians through the discovery and development of new medicines and vaccines. Our community represents the men and women working for more than 50 member companies which invest more than $1 billion in research and development each year to fuel Canada’s knowledge-based economy, contributing over $3 billion to the Canadian economy.  Guided by our Code of Ethical Practices, our membership is committed to working in partnership with governments, private payers, healthcare professionals and stakeholders in a highly ethical manner.

rocheAt Roche, we are committed to improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the healthcare system in the diagnosis, treatment and management of acute and long-term disease in key therapeutic and diagnostic areas.  We serve a broad base of healthcare facilities and practitioners across the country, working in partnership with them to ensure the diagnostics and therapies we deliver meet the medical needs of today and of the future.  We are leaders in providing pharmaceutical and diagnostic solutions that make a profound difference in people’s lives.