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Our culture and values

We share one vision and one mission: to save and improve lives.

It all comes back to inventing for life

We are all inventors here, no matter the role or title. We rise to any challenge in pursuit of better health outcomes.

Everything we do, in and out of the laboratory, is based on our deep appreciation for life. That’s the reason we come together across the business with one goal – to invent for life.

We walk the talk

If you want to learn about our culture, start with our inventors.

This leader works to ensure diversity and inclusion is visible in everything we do

Deepak Khanna, president, Europe and Canada, demonstrates how “diversity is a fact, but inclusion is an act”

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A Nobel Prize for a longtime MSD collaborator

Princeton University’s David W.C. MacMillan is a co-winner of the 2021 Nobel Prize in chemistry

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Ken Frazier named Chief Executive’s 2021 CEO of the Year

Our executive chairman of the board and former CEO joins a list of legendary executives for his long record of leadership

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Childhood cancer patient dedicates his life to clinical trial research

After participating in a pediatric leukemia study, Arjan Ooms’ life has come full circle as our director of clinical research in the Netherlands

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Meet the women at the forefront of MSD’s lung cancer program

Dr. Vicki Goodman and Dr. Cathy Pietanza are passionate about shaping the future of patient care in lung cancer

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This leader works to ensure diversity and inclusion is visible in everything we do

Deepak Khanna, president, Europe and Canada, demonstrates how “diversity is a fact, but inclusion is an act”

Read more

Next: This leader works to ensure diversity and inclusion is visible in everything we do

A Nobel Prize for a longtime MSD collaborator

Princeton University’s David W.C. MacMillan is a co-winner of the 2021 Nobel Prize in chemistry

Read more

Next: A Nobel Prize for a longtime MSD collaborator

Ken Frazier named Chief Executive’s 2021 CEO of the Year

Our executive chairman of the board and former CEO joins a list of legendary executives for his long record of leadership

Read more

Next: Ken Frazier named Chief Executive’s 2021 CEO of the Year

Childhood cancer patient dedicates his life to clinical trial research

After participating in a pediatric leukemia study, Arjan Ooms’ life has come full circle as our director of clinical research in the Netherlands

Read more

Next: Childhood cancer patient dedicates his life to clinical trial research

Meet the women at the forefront of MSD’s lung cancer program

Dr. Vicki Goodman and Dr. Cathy Pietanza are passionate about shaping the future of patient care in lung cancer

Read more

Next: Meet the women at the forefront of MSD’s lung cancer program

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Code of conduct & compliance

Code of conduct & compliance

We represent many cultures but are united in our drive to deliver breakthrough medicines with honesty and integrity.