Press Releases

Lilly, Life for a Child and Beyond Type 1 advance partnership to improve diabetes care in resource-limited countries

January 28, 2021

Partnership expands access to care for children and young people with diabetes to approximately 150,000 in 65 countries INDIANAPOLIS and SAN FRANCISCO and SYDNEY , Jan. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- To address inequity in access to quality diabetes care for many children and young adults around the

Indy Racial Equity Pledge Launches to Drive Accountability, Action and Progress on Racial Equity

October 8, 2020

Local coalition launches pledge and website, calling on more Central Indiana organizations to sign on, make commitments and track progress publicly INDIANAPOLIS , Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A local coalition of corporate and civic organizations has launched the Indy Racial Equity Pledge to hold

Medical Professionals Across Merck & Co., Inc., Pfizer Inc., and Eli Lilly and Company Activate to Support Health Systems, First Responders and Patients Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

April 1, 2020

KENILWORTH, N.J. & NEW YORK & INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 1, 2020-- Merck & Co., Inc., (NYSE: MRK), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE), and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced medical service volunteer programs to enable employees who are licensed medical professionals to aid in the fight against COVID-19 while maintaining their base pay.

Governor Holcomb and Mayor Hogsett announce coalition to flatten the COVID-19 curve across state, public invited to make commitment

April 1, 2020

INDIANAPOLIS, April 1, 2020 – Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Mayor Joe Hogsett – and a coalition of statewide business and community partners including Eli Lilly and Company – announced a social distancing campaign to help flatten the curve for COVID-19 in Indiana.

Hurricane Season is Almost Here. Are You Ready?

May 31, 2019

Lilly, Healthcare Ready and Direct Relief Helping People Prepare for Disasters, Ensure Medicines are Available INDIANAPOLIS , May 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2019 Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1 . With natural disasters and extreme weather on the rise, it's critical to be prepared and

Lilly and Local Partners Launch Diabetes Prevention and Management Pilot in Three Underserved Neighborhoods in Indianapolis

May 1, 2018

New $7 Million Intervention Brings Global Approach to U.S., Leveraging the Expertise of Fairbanks School of Public Health and Other Local Partners INDIANAPOLIS , May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and Indiana University's Richard M.

Geisinger and Boehringer Ingelheim collaborate to create a predictive model to help improve health outcomes for people with type 2 diabetes at greatest risk of serious long-term complications, including cardiovascular death

September 25, 2017

DANVILLE, Pa. , RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS , Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to improve health outcomes of people with type 2 diabetes, Geisinger and Boehringer Ingelheim, on behalf of its diabetes alliance with Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY), today announced a major

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly to support new American College of Cardiology program to highlight the increasingly important role of cardiologists in reducing cardiovascular risk and cardiovascular death in people with type 2 diabetes

July 31, 2017

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS , July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company ( NYSE : LLY) today announced that the companies will support an American College of Cardiology (ACC) program focused on driving quality improvement in cardiology and addressing the

Actress Angela Bassett joins For Your SweetHeart™ to urge people with diabetes to know their heart disease risk -- in honor of her mom

May 16, 2017

Bassett encourages people with type 2 diabetes and their loved ones to take and share the Heart You Quiz to learn more about the No. 1 killer of people with this condition<br>For every person who signs up to receive more information at, $1 will be donated to leading patient advocacy organizations to further their missions of educating and empowering people with diabetes and heart disease