On the forefront of getting cures to market, there is PPD. We bring a high caliber of scientific and clinical expertise, and quality and speed to the development of the drugs that address the worlds most challenging health concerns.

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Our customers and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With more than 28,000 professionals worldwide, PPD has conducted clinical trials in more than 100 countries to help customers deliver life-changing therapies to improve health. We apply innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a firm commitment to quality to bend the cost and time curve of drug development and optimize value.

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We are vital links. Between an idea for a new medicine and the people who need it. We are the people of PPD thousands of employees in locations worldwide connected by tenacity and passion for our purpose: to improve health.

You want to see what it is like to be a PPD employee? Check our Life at PPD page and learn more about community service, work life and accomplishments from PPD employees around the world.