AbbVie recently contributed to a series of films explaining how
Ireland’s medicines manufacturing industry impacts society and adds
Innovate for Life campaign was developed by the Irish
Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association (IPHA) and highlights innovation
right across the lifecycle of a medicine – from discovery and
development through to manufacturing and adoption by health services.
It explains the benefits the sector delivers for patients, communities
and scientific advancement, featuring contributions from scientists,
manufacturing staff, doctors and those affected by illness.
AbbVie’s video features contributions from Paul
Deering, Editor of the Sligo Champion; John Ward, Managing Director,
Ward Automation; Dr Jeremy Bird, Head of the Faculty of Science,
Institute of Technology Sligo; and Matt Kavanagh, Drug Product
Operations Supervisor at AbbVie’s Manorhamilton Road site in Sligo
(pictured above). They describe the local impact of globally
significant innovation that’s happening outside of traditional Dublin
and Cork hubs and explain why the northwest is a particularly great
place to live and work.
To learn more about the ‘Innovate for Life’ campaign, click here