Our Mission and Vision


All Canadians living healthy and long lives through sustainable access to innovative medicines and vaccines.


As the voice of research-based pharmaceutical companies, Innovative Medicines Canada promotes and supports policies that enable the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative medicines and vaccines that enhance the lives of all Canadians.

Guiding Principles

  1. We promote trust, collaboration and partnership, and are respectful in all our working relationships.
  2. We pro-actively offer solutions to address Canadian health systems challenges.
  3. We are nimble and will manage change in the spirit of maintaining alignment and focus on the four pillars of the Strategic Plan.
  4. We act in accordance with an established Board/CEO code of conduct that endorses industry alignment.