“Sanofi has been with the ACT Foundation since we signed on as a founding partner in 1985. We are delighted to see the growing number of high schools in Canada embracing the CPR program and its goals. With its dual focus on emergency preparedness and prevention of cardiovascular disease, the ACT program contributes to building a safer and healthier society.”
President and CEO
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, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, animal health and the new Genzyme.
Sanofi companies in Canada include Sanofi Canada(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 2011 Sanofi companies invested $151.7 million in R&D in Canada, creating jobs, business and opportunity throughout the country.
Please visit Sanofi’s Web site at: www.sanofi.ca.