Inventing for Life

At MSD, we are inspired by a shared vision and
mission to save and improve lives.

VISION

To make a difference in the lives of people globally through our innovative medicines, vaccines, and animal health products. We are committed to being the premier, research-intensive biopharmaceutical company and are dedicated to providing leading innovations and solutions for today and the future.

MISSION

To discover, develop and provide innovative products and services that save and improve lives around the world.

We Are Unified by Our Values

Our values are our core. They guide everything we do, and they serve as the foundation of trust.

Our values & standards represent the very core of our character as a company and guide decisions and actions. These simple but enduring values have earned us the trust and respect of our colleagues, customers and communities.

ETHICS AND TRANSPARENCY

Ethics and transparency at MSD are cornerstones
of our corporate reputation.

CODE OF CONDUCT

Our values & standards are set forth in
MSD's Code of Conduct.

OUR HISTORY

Our rich history of discovery and innovation began more than 125 years ago and continues today. Through the years, our researchers have helped to find new ways to treat and prevent illness in people and animals around the world. We've done great things in the past. Today, we're doing great things for the future.

EXPLORE OUR HISTORY

OUR PAST, OUR FUTURE

In 2016, MSD celebrated its 125th anniversary as a global health care leader. Learn more about our accomplishments as well as what we're excited about for the years to come.