Our Commitment

Our Commitment

Our commitment

Supporting patients

Akcea Therapeutics Canada’s commitment to patients goes beyond the development of innovative treatments. We work in close collaboration with patients, families and caregivers to design comprehensive and personalized ongoing support services aimed at improving the lives of patients affected by rare and serious diseases. Similarly, we are committed to assisting the healthcare professionals that work in tandem with these patients. At Akcea Therapeutics Inc., we believe that great teamwork leads to improved outcomes.

We strive to support the communities of our disease areas of focus in a variety of ways:

  • Getting to know our patients – your stories inspire us every day
  • Partnering with advocates to raise disease awareness, provide resources and promote understanding – we take seriously your trust in us as an extension of your advocacy community
  • Working closely with physicians to continue to grow our knowledge of the unmet needs in their patient care – we work on behalf of those who are dedicated to providing the best patient care

Vision & mission

Learn about Akcea’s core values and hear from Akcea Canada’s Vice President & GM, Jared Rhines.