"Leadership Perspective"

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Merck publishes 2019/2020 corporate responsibility report

Letter from our chairman and CEO, Ken Frazier

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A painter, cook and cancer-fighting champion - meet Wendy Short Bartie

She dreamed of becoming a mayor. Instead, she found a new passion and grew to lead a different kind of community

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How diversity and inclusion is essential to our mission

By Celeste Warren, vice president of human resources and chief diversity officer

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Lessons from dual pandemics

A conversation with Merck Chief Patient Officer Julie Gerberding, M.D., M.P.H., about her early work caring for people with HIV and AIDS, and the parallels of the AIDS and COVID-19 pandemics

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How Merck’s Karin Shanahan is helping New Jersey get back to work

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Ken Frazier calls for unity in the face of injustice

Our CEO and chairman shares his thoughts on how we can all do better, together.

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“Though the challenge of this pandemic is immense, we know that science and collaboration will triumph, just as they have before.”

by Ken Frazier, Chairman and CEO

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Cancer care during COVID-19: No patient left behind

By Dr. Roy Baynes, chief medical officer

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Meet Chifumi Umeda: a rock music enthusiast from Japan who helps others crank up their confidence, in good times and bad

She’s a diehard fan of rock music, enjoys high-rope walking with her kids and has trekked the snow-covered mountains – all while leading one of our company’s largest businesses.

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‘Focus on two or three game changers and give them your all.’

- Three supply chain leaders share their stories

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Podcast: How Merck is looking at past epidemics and science to respond to the coronavirus outbreak

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Farm to boardroom: meet leader Laura Villarreal

Laura is determined to keep animals and humans healthy

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Powered by inclusion: how we celebrate our diverse workforce

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Embrace the gray areas… and dream big.

Growing up in Germany, Susi Fiedler was always taught to “do as I was told” and “never be too optimistic.” But during her 22 years with our company, the president of our EUCan business has learned two big lessons: “Embrace the gray areas, rather than think there are only black and white answers, and dream big.”

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Meet a scientist who helps translate inventions into vaccines to protect public health: Beth-Ann Coller

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Meet our president leading the Asia Pacific region: Dorthe Mikkelsen

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How we are building a strong foundation in pancreatic cancer research

Dr. Peter Kang, executive director, clinical research, Merck Research Laboratories, shares his perspective on why there are reasons for hope.

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Confronting unconscious bias

How to recognize the narrative we keep in our heads — and what to do about it — Ken Frazier, chairman and CEO

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Advice from women in leadership

"If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together."

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Meet: Geralyn Ritter

Facing the biggest challenge of her life