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Changing gears in a scientific career

GSK medic, Emma Hilton, tells us about her career in science and how she makes hard work easier.

Innovation

Rare diseases: Q&A with Martin Andrews

Martin Andrews leads our Rare Diseases Unit to help advance the treatment of patients affected by rare diseases. He was appointed Senior Vice President, GSK Rare Diseases in November 2013.

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From academia to industry: a new challenge

Professor Christopher Cooper joined GSK as a Global Medical Expert, Scientific Faculty, GSK Global Respiratory Franchise. Here he explains why he chose to move from academia to industry.

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Andy Dundon: the design behind the device

Andy Dundon leads our Research and Development (R&D) Device Engineering team in Ware, UK. His team focuses on ways to improve the design of our drug delivery devices, including through the use of digital technologies.

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Clinical Trials: Q&A with Murray Stewart

Dr. Murray Stewart is our Chief Medical Officer. In this role, he is the most senior physician at GSK, and has overall responsibility for patient well-being across vaccines, pharmaceutical and consumer medicines. He also oversees medical ethics and integrity.

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Respiratory disease: why we want to make a difference

Today too many people suffer unnecessarily because of the poor management of their asthma and COPD.

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Safety first: Employee wellbeing rides on it

Every day, Rajendra rides his motorcycle 30 kilometres to and from the area he covers, and also uses it to travel to meet healthcare professionals.

How we do business

How doctors and insurers get information about medicines

How do doctors and insurers in the US get the info they need to make decisions about medicines for patients?

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Why I fight malaria: Laura's story

Laura is a scientist and a mom. Here she describes what motivates her to fight against malaria.

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Rare Disease Day 2016: What it means to us

Rare Disease Day on 29th February holds personal significance for two colleagues working in our Rare Disease Unit; Jessica Imrie and Julie Venners Christensen both have children with rare disorders.

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Volunteering in Kenya: a once in a lifetime experience

PULSE volunteer, Mizanul Islam shares his experience of working with Save the Children in Bungoma County, Kenya for six months in 2015.

How we do business

Putting it plainly

In our opinion, being transparent is not a path to failure — it is a source of strength.

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On the job with GSK's medical device research team

A mechanical engineering graduate on a GSK Future Leaders Programme is helping to develop user-friendly devices to administer treatments safely.

How we do business

Hunting for energy savings

You never know what you might find when you hunt for waste.

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Treating malaria: Making a change from the inside

Allan Pamba recalls his experiences as a doctor in Kenya and why he decided to work for ‘the enemy' - a pharmaceutical company.

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Simon Wright, Head of Child Survival at Save the Children gives a partnership perspective

Simon Wright, Head for Child Survival at Save the Children, talks about how we’re working together to make sure the health needs of the world’s poorest children are at the top of everyone’s agenda.

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War and peace: Ivo, Nobel prize winner

In the world of business—and scientific research—war metaphors abound. “Hitting our targets.” “Fighting cancer.” What we don’t see are many comparisons to peacekeeping.

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Changing Lives

The PULSE Volunteer program is GSK’s flagship skills-based volunteering initiative. Launched in 2009, PULSE serves as a matchmaker for GSK and the non-profit sector – connecting the skills of our high-performing employees with the pressing needs of our non-profit partners.

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GSK and The National Museum of African American History and Culture

We are incredibly proud to be a Founding Donor of The National Museum of African American History and Culture in the Smithsonian Institution.

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From the GSK archives: William Allen, scientist, businessman, abolitionist

When a company is as old as GSK (300 years this year!), the archives swell with items and documents related to our corporate heritage.

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Persevering to accelerate your career success: lessons from an engineer

I was born and raised in Mexico and grew up loving both science and people. This love drove me to study Chemical Engineering which eventually helped me become an engineer, a line manager, and, currently, the director of the Future Leaders Program in Global Manufacturing and Supply at GSK.

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Making the global goals our business

Not everyone gets to live their dream job, but I feel extremely lucky and grateful that I do. I lead GSK’s global employee volunteering efforts, including PULSE, our flagship program.

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Charting a path to success: my International Women's Day advice is for everyone

As a physician, a senior executive, a researcher and a parent, I play many roles – but I don’t often stop to think about my gender.

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Making healthy cool in school through Get HYPE Philly!

Priscilla is quick to tell you she’s not looking forward to this school year; how her sister drives her nuts; and how doubling up on algebra and geometry is going to make this year tougher than any before.

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Engineers as leaders: The art of the possible over the probable

GSK's David Lynch reflects on his career, the role of engineering in healthcare, and the path to leadership in the profession.

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Work Together, Give Together

One way GSK supports communities is the through the Orange Day initiative, allowing GSK employees to take a paid day off to volunteer for a chosen community project, nonprofit organization or cause which they support.

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The gift of time: increased parental leave

We all want the time and energy to invest in the things that matter most. That is why GSK is expanding our paid parental leave benefit in 2017.

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Building future leaders

Everyone talks about “leadership.” Business schools teach courses on it and war metaphors abound. Great leaders are often described as near-mythical creatures - like unicorns.

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Designing inspiring and healthy workplaces

As a healthcare company, we focus on how we can best support the wellbeing of patients, consumers, and our employees.

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Brian Johns goes boldly for people living with HIV

There are over 36 million people living with HIV around the world with an estimated 70% who are not adequately treating the virus.

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Thank you for calling GSK. Meet Paul, the voice at the end of the line.

Paul Irving has been a friendly voice to patients for 16 years at our US Patient Response Center. Here, he tells about his passion for helping patients and reveals what it’s like to be at the other end of the line.

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What I know about asthma… then and now.

A member of the GSK Medical Team, Katherine Smith, shares her story of how she learned about asthma…twice.

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