Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world by discovering and developing new medicines, improving the understanding and management of disease, and supporting people with serious illness and their families. Lilly is committed to expanding access to medicines, through collaborating and working with partners to address serious health challenges and improve health outcomes for underserved populations. Lilly is a discovery driven company. Encouraged by the knowledge that science makes a difference to people‘s lives, Lilly‘s scientists and researchers have been developing ’first in class‘ medicines for nearly 140 years. Lilly was one of the first companies to start a pharmaceutical research programme, which has led to many medical ’firsts‘ over the years in the areas of oncology, neurology, tuberculosis, diabetes and men‘s health.