Boehringer Ingelheim Forms a Human Chain in Support of Cancer

Monday, February 25, 2019 Cancer News
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Boehringer Ingelheim brought together close to 100 people including students, care givers and care providers on the promenade at Worli Sea Face to form a human chain and pledge their support for cancer. Led by the German Consul - Dr. Jurgen Morhard, the citizens joined hands and pledged to give hope and happiness to patients undergoing cancer treatment, make people aware of early diagnosis, inculcate healthier lifestyle choices and keep themselves as well as their loved ones informed on cancer. The human chain was a mark of solidarity that gave out a clear message that “When it comes to outsmarting cancer, we are better together”. The objective of the event was to collaborate with the continuum of care approach for cancer by uniting various stakeholders. Given the rising incidence of lung cancer cases in the city, it is imperative for people from different walks of life join hands and innovate cohesive solutions to make more health happen!

Boehringer Ingelheim:

Innovative medicines for people and animals for more than 130 years has been what the research-driven pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim stands for. Established in 2003 Boehringer Ingelheim and has come a long way in the past 15 years. Today Boehringer Igelheim in one of the top 8 MNC pharma companies in India. Everyday 500 employees are creating value and impact through path breaking innovations at Boehringer Ingelheim India.

Boehringer Ingelheim


In India we operate in three areas i.e of Prescription Medicine, Animal Health and Clinical Operations. Boehringer Ingelheim India has a strategic alliance with Lupin Ltd for diabetes in India which demonstrates our commitment towards diabetes management by providing broader access to innovative medicine.

In 2017, Boehringer Ingelheim achieved net sales of nearly 18.1 billion euros. R&D expenditure, exceeding three billion euros, corresponded to 17.0 per cent of net sales.

Social responsibility comes naturally to Boehringer Ingelheim India as well. That is why the company is involved in social projects such as the “Making More Health” initiative. Boehringer Ingelheim also strongly believes in their core set of value of Trust, Respect, Empathy and Passion.


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