From Research Labs to Doctors' Offices, Health Care Providers at Lilly Play Important Role in Bringing New and Innovative

 From Research Labs to Doctors' Offices, Health Care Providers at Lilly Play
     Important Role in Bringing New and Innovative Medicines to Patients

Video shows how those from the medical field bring patient care experience to
pharmaceutical career

PR Newswire

INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS, May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The many health care providers
working at Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) − including doctors, nurses, and
pharmacists − play a vital role in bringing new and innovative medicines to
patients. From research labs to doctors' offices, these Lilly employees bring
unique insights about patients, and ensure that patients remain at the center
of drug discovery and development, as highlighted in a new video released
today by the company.

"To deliver great medical outcomes, you must have a deep understanding of the
people you are treating," said Dr. Brad Woodward, US Medical Leader for Lilly
Bio-Medicines. "Our diverse pool of medical professionals contributes
virtually every step of the way – from drug discovery and FDA approval to
ongoing patient and provider education – all while keeping the patient at the
center of everything we do."

The depth and breadth of medical expertise at Lilly extends broadly, to
clinical research, bioethics, regulatory, medical information, quality
assurance, epidemiology and beyond. That medical reach extends beyond company
walls and into the healthcare community, where Lilly health care providers
partner and collaborate with renowned scientific organizations, researchers
and advocacy and medical associations, bringing together the brightest minds
and driving innovation with the latest technological tools to find answers to
some of the most urgent unmet medical needs. 

Health care providers working at Lilly include more than:

  o500 physicians
  o700 pharmacists
  o1,400 scientists

For more information on the many ways health care providers that work at Lilly
help keep the focus on patients, watch the video at:

About Eli Lilly and Company

Lilly, a leading innovation-driven corporation, is developing a growing
portfolio of pharmaceutical products by applying the latest research from its
own worldwide laboratories and from collaborations with eminent scientific
organizations. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind., Lilly provides answers -
through medicines and information - for some of the world's most urgent
medical needs. Additional information about Lilly is available at


J.Scott MacGregor, Lilly; 317.651.1494

Kelly Hoffman, Borshoff; 317.631.6400

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SOURCE Eli Lilly and Company

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