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AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of cardiovascular, metabolic, respiratory, inflammation, autoimmune, oncology, infection and neuroscience diseases.

AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.

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AZ Health Connections

  • Paul Hudson Shares AZ’s Philosophy for Success with Students 19 February 2015 14:42 GMT

    Paul Hudson, President, AstraZeneca U.S. and Executive Vice President, North America, recently spoke at the first Hope University leadership retreat, urging students to pursue their dreams by being passionate about what they do, engaging with mentors and not being afraid to fail.