AstraZeneca Canada

As a committed member of the health care community, we are working together with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon on a campaign to accelerate care for patients with symptoms of stroke and to find better ways to manage cardiovascular disease.

We are active in the areas of gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, diabetes, neuroscience, respiratory, oncology and infectious disease. To us, our involvement in British Columbia matters just as much as our presence worldwide.

Boehringer Ingelheim

For 125 years, Boehringer Ingelheim has worked to develop new and innovative medicines that improve the lives of patients and their families. Cardiovascular disease, including stroke, is a major burden for Canadians, and BI is proud to support the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon in its efforts to raise awareness of the signs of stroke, so that patients and their family members know when to seek medical attention.


Today's Merck is a global healthcare leader working to help the world be well. Through our medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, and consumer and animal products, we work with customers and operate in more than 140 countries to deliver innovative health solutions. We also demonstrate our commitment to increasing access to healthcare through far-reaching programs that donate and deliver our products to the people who need them. This is why we are so pleased to partner with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon on the Stroke Awareness Campaign. For more information, visit www.merck.com.

Pfizer Canada Inc.

Pfizer Canada Inc. is the Canadian operation of Pfizer Inc, the world's leading biopharmaceutical company. Pfizer discovers, develops, manufactures and markets prescription medicines for humans and animals. At Pfizer, we're working together for a healthier world. Visit www.pfizer.ca to learn more about Pfizer Canada's commitment to medical research, the community, our products and our company. Visit www.morethanmedication.ca to learn more about how Pfizer Canada is helping to encourage Canadians to live healthy, balanced lives.


Sanofi-aventis, a leading global pharmaceutical company, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions to improve the lives of everyone. Areas of expertise include oncology, diabetes, thrombotic and cardiovascular diseases and central nervous system disorders.

The sanofi-aventis Group is represented in Canada by the pharmaceutical company sanofi-aventis and by the vaccines company Sanofi Pasteur. They employ more than 2,000 people throughout the country and are major investors in biopharmaceutical R&D.

Sanofi-aventis believes strongly in reinforcing its scientific activities with effective partnerships such as this public awareness campaign launched by Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon. Together we can educate people… and save lives!


For sponsorship information contact the Corporate Relations Director at [email protected] or call 604-736-4404

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