Ipsen – improving patient health outcomes


As a mid-sized global biopharmaceutical company, Ipsen improves patients’ lives through research, innovation and the development of transformative medicines in Oncology, Rare Disease and Neuroscience.



Improving people’s lives and health outcomes by focusing on areas of high unmet medical need, we are accelerating our momentum and rapidly boosting our pipeline to bring the full potential of our innovative medicines to patients.

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Our strategy has been instrumental in making us a leader in our field. Our global presence, resources, expertise and strong track record commercializing our medicines are resulting in a real impact for people living with high unmet medical needs. We’re leveraging the full force of Ipsen’s infrastructure, innovation and passion to develop new therapies and valuable collaborations.

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Putting patients at the heart of our work

Our commitment to improving the lives and medical outcomes of patients is the driving force behind every decision made at Ipsen. We believe in working with patients, for patients, listening to their needs and involving their insights in the entire….



Shaping a more sustainable future

Ipsen is dedicated to safeguarding and preserving our planet. The Generation Ipsen ESG responsibility strategy lays out ambitious goals for the company in each of four pillars: Environment, Patients, People and Governance.

Careers at Ipsen

Ipsen offers a multitude of exciting opportunities for talented and motivated people in careers ranging from medial and clinical research to sales, marketing, finance, IT, HR and legal services. We are committed to providing our employees with a workplace that is welcoming, challenging and inclusive.

Top Ipsen stories

15 April 2024 3 mins read

Mighty bonds: Leaning on others living with FOP

Carli and Erin, cross-country best friends, discuss how they’ve realized the importance of a strong support network of immediate family and friends, along with people who have a shared experience of living with FOP. Their connections have been key to…

12 March 2024 3 mins read

Want better care? Show up like a boss.

Liz Kalina, Vice President of North America Corporate Affairs and Patient Services at Ipsen reflects on an Ipsen-sponsored panel at SXSW® focused on the power in speaking up for yourself and Becoming the CEO of Your Health.

29 February 2024 4 mins read

Shared decision-making: A true patient-centric approach to care

Monia Vial, Senior Vice President, Franchise Head, Rare Disease Business Unit at Ipsen reflects on a conversation with Courageous Parents Network to educate Ipsen colleagues about shared decision-making and potential positive impacts when we better understand how patients, their care…

12 February 2024 4 mins read

Advocating for Yourself: L. Marie’s Experience with PBC

L. Marie started her career more than 20 years ago helping others access community health programs and healthcare—a skillset she never imagined would eventually be put to use advocating for her own health after being dismissed by her doctors.  

31 January 2024 4 mins read

Closing Gaps in Cancer Care – Together

Dr. Mónica de Abadal, Head of Medical Affairs, North America at Ipsen shares why she believes it takes everyone in the healthcare ecosystem coming together to close existing gaps and address health inequities in cancer care. 

14 December 2023 4 mins read

Music and Medicine: Understanding the role of epigenetics in cancer research

Dr. Amauri Soares, VP Head of Early Development & Innovation Oncology at Ipsen usesmusic to explain the importance of understanding the genetics of cancer and how the emerging field ofepigenetics could unlock a new paradigm for precision medicine.

07 December 2023 2 mins read

Living Every Moment: Debbie’s Experience with Follicular Lymphoma

Debbie has been living with a blood cancer, follicular lymphoma (FL), since 2011 when she was initially diagnosed during her studies in England. While living with an indolent cancer has had its challenges and can be filled with uncertainty, Debbie…

31 August 2023 2 mins read

Managing Post-Stroke Spasticity: Hub’s Story

Hub experienced a hemorrhagic stroke in 2021 as a result of bleeding in the brain. Like many stroke survivors, Hub experiences spasticity, a condition in which muscles contract uncontrollably leading to pain, stiffness and limited movement. As a father of…

31 August 2023 2 mins read

Life with FOP: Savannah’s Story

Savannah – or Sassy Savvy as she’s known by her family – is a caring sister, a strong-willed daughter and above all else, overfilling with creativity, happiness and laughter. Savannah is also living with a rare disease, fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva…

31 August 2023 2 mins read

Caring for a Loved One with Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer: Nora’s Story

Nora and her husband, Hector, met 39 years ago, got married shortly after, and have been inseparable ever since. In 2021, Hector was diagnosed with metastatic pancreatic cancer, which threw their entire family into navigating a very difficult diagnosis. Nora…