β€œ At Akcea we take our obligations to patients, caregivers and health professionals seriously β€’ whether it’s designing and delivering clinical programs, engaging communities or working tirelessly to make our innovative and transformative treatments available to Canadians living with serious and rare diseases. We are committed to truly listening to those we serve and offering enhanced support to patients, their families, and those who care for them.

While we are a company new to Canada, we are a team with a wealth of experience working in the unique area of rare disease here at home and around the world. We understand the unique challenges facing the Canadian healthcare system as well our responsibility to ethically and passionately partner with health professionals and support communities in making a unique and positive impact on the lives of patients and their families.”

Jared Rhines

General Manager at Akcea Therapeutics Canada