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Advancement of Medicine and Pharmacology
As a healthcare company concerned with life and wellbeing, we contribute to progress in medicine and pharmacology so that people may live every day in good health.
Support for Pharmaceutical-Related Foundations
Daiichi Sankyo makes donations to the Daiichi Sankyo Foundation of Life Science and the Japan Research Foundation for Clinical Pharmacology in order to contribute to the development of medicine and pharmacy.
・Daiichi Sankyo Foundation of Life Science
The Daiichi Sankyo Foundation of Life Science seeks to support unique research in the life science field by providing grants for research, overseas study, and other purposes and presenting awards (Takamine Memorial Daiichi Sankyo Prize Winner, etc.). Click here for more information.
・Japan Research Foundation for Clinical Pharmacology
The Japan Research Foundation for Clinical Pharmacology provides research, overseas study, and other grants to aid clinical pharmacology research with the aim of contributing to the advancement of clinical pharmacology and to the development of researchers in this field. In addition, this foundation collaborates with the Japanese Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics in presenting the Japan Research Foundation for Clinical Pharmacology Award and in holding intensive clinical pharmacology courses. Click here for more information.
Moreover, the Manpei Suzuki Diabetes Foundation is a shareholder of the Company. This foundation provides grants for overseas study and research and investigational studies and bestows awards with the aim of advancing diabetes research. Click here for more information.
Scholarships and Fellowships
With the aim of supporting the research activities of doctorate and master’s degree students as well as teachers, Daiichi Sankyo (China) Holdings Co., Ltd., provides scholarships and fellowships to Fudan University of Shanghai through the Daiichi Sankyo PharmaceuticalOriental Scholarship Program at Fudan University.
Awards ceremony held in December 2017
Support for the Florence Nightingale Medal Program
The Japanese Red Cross Society awards the Florence Nightingale Medal to exceptional nurses once every two years. Daiichi Sankyo offers support in providing this medal, which is seen as the highest honor in the nursing world. In 2017, this medal was presented to 39 individuals around the world, one of which was from Japan.