Top Selling Pharmaceutical Companies Ranked According to Diversity in Executive Leadership

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HOUSTON, October 18, 2016 /3BL Media/ - The National Diversity Council is proud to present “Leading While Diverse: The Case for Diversity in Corporate Governance,” a comprehensive research report ranking top pharmaceutical companies based on their diversity in executive positions and boards of directors. The reputation of multinational pharmaceutical companies is currently one of the lowest, second only to health insurance companies.

Pfizer Partners with National Urban League, Anthem and City of Hope to Address Chronic Health Issues Facing African Americans


Pfizer is proud to announce its partnership with National Urban League, Anthem and City of Hope to launch Take Action for Health, an awareness program aiming to address the greatest health issues facing African Americans: heart disease, breast cancer and emotional well-being. This program seeks to increase mammograms, blood pressure screenings, and depression and anxiety-risk screenings in an effort to one day eliminate these health disparities in the African American community.

Pfizer Seeks to Increase Patient Access to Medicines

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In seeking to improve health around the world, we strive to make the best use of Pfizer's resources — our people, products and funding — to help build health care capacity and expand access to medicines.

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Pfizer’s 2015 Annual Review Showcases Commitment to Patient Assistance

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In our 2015 Annual Review, Pfizer reflects on the programs and partnerships it engages in with the goal of improving public health worldwide. Pfizer Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs Sally Susman talks about what it means to be committed to improving access to medicines.

Learn more about Pfizer’s patient assistance programs at

Pfizer Highlights Role of Health in Achieving the UN’s Global Goals for Sustainable Development

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In light of the recent United Nations Global Compact Leaders Summit in New York City, Pfizer reflects on the impact of health on progress toward each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

For Pfizer, harnessing the power of entrepreneurship for good strengthens our company and fulfills our purpose — to bring therapies to people that significantly improve their lives. We believe every individual deserves to lead a longer, healthier, more productive life.

Pfizer Colleagues Volunteer Skills and Expertise to Improve Public Health

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Global Health Fellows (GHF), Pfizer’s signature corporate volunteer program, allows Pfizer colleagues to use their skills and expertise to work with international development organizations to strengthen health services for people living in developing and low resource areas.

Learn more about the GHF program and Pfizer’s efforts to address complicated public health challenges around the world in our Annual Review:

Pfizer’s Progress on 2020 Reduced Water Use Goals

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Pfizer believes in the importance of reducing human impact on the environment. As part of this, we have pledged to reduce water use by 5 percent by 2020.

See Pfizer’s progress toward reduced water consumption in our 2015 Annual Review at

Pfizer to Showcase Support of Global Goals at Devex World 2016

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Pfizer is proud to join sustainable development leaders from around the world as an Innovation Partner for the inaugural Devex World 2016 conference, taking place Tuesday, June 14 in Washington D.C. As part of our support for the event, Caroline Roan, Vice President of Pfizer Corporate Responsibility, will speak at the conference about Pfizer’s partnership with the United Nations Foundation in support of the Global Goals.

Suzanne, Mother of a Patient Assisted by Pfizer RxPathways®, Says “Pfizer is Very Different”

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At Pfizer, we believe the cost of prescription medicines should never stand in the way of an individual’s ability to treat his or her health conditions. That’s why – for more than 25 years – we have empowered patients in need with assistance and information so they can get access to the Pfizer medicines prescribed by their doctor. Today, assistance is provided through Pfizer RxPathways® in the United States (including Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands).

Pfizer’s Progress on 2020 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Goals

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In 2015, Pfizer's greenhouse gas emissions reduction goal was recognized as a Science Based Target by the initiative led by the Carbon Disclosure Project, the UN Global Compact, the World Resources Institute and World Wildlife Fund. This recognizes that Pfizer has established targets consistent with the level of decarbonization required by science to limit global warming to less than 2°C compared to pre-industrial temperatures.

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