Mylan In The News

Mylan employees and the important work they do are often featured in the news media. Some of those articles are listed below. Read these stories to learn how our employees are delivering better health for a better world.

W.Va. Guard Works to Build Analytical Forecasting Tools for COVID-19 Response (West Virginia National Guard website)
April 27, 2020
Members of the West Virginia National Guard (WVNG) and West Virginia University (WVU) John Chambers College of Business and Economics (Chambers College) have joined forces as “Task Force Petersen” to develop key data systems to forecast and track the availability, procurement, distribution and shortfalls of critical medical supplies throughout West Virginia during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Mylan’s Ryan Coss is among those participating in the effort.

50 Women Who Broke Barriers in the Business World (Stacker)
Jan. 21, 2020
Heather Bresch, the first woman to lead a major pharmaceutical company, makes the list of the top 50 women who broke barriers in the business world. 

Kristi Anne Gedid Builds the Team of Tomorrow (American Healthcare Leader)
Jan. 21, 2020
Taking on the role of senior director of global legal operations for global pharmaceutical company Mylan is no small feat, especially considering the company’s recent growth. But Kristi Anne Gedid’s dedication to her work, her willingness to be courageous, think big, and take calculated risks, as well as her patience and persistence make her the perfect person for the job.

New Therapy Garden Blooms (Dublin People)
Nov. 16, 2019
A new therapy garden has been developed by Merchants Quay Ireland with support from Mylan.

United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties Prepares to Launch its 2020 Campaign (The Morgantown News)
Sept. 10, 2019
The United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties officially kicked off its fall fundraising campaign with a luncheon in Morgantown Monday to unveil the results of the pacesetter companies, including Mylan. 

Corporate Counsel Announces Its 2019 Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards (
Aug. 19, 2019
Corporate Counsel and InsideCounsel are pleased to announce our honorees for our 2019 Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards. including Mylan’s Deputy Global General Counsel Jill Ondos. 

STEM-Care initiative works to instill confidence in kids (The Register-Herald)
Aug. 16, 2019
WVU Extension Service was set up at the State Fair of West Virginia this week to highlight a fairly new partnership with WVU and Mylan to expose children all across the state to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).

A Bold Deal Could Help Trump Administration End HIV in America (
Aug. 13, 2019
When President Trump kicked off his re-election campaign, he doubled down on his State of the Union commitment to end the US HIV epidemic by 2030. The goal sounds impossible but reflects sound science: if everyone living with HIV was on antiretroviral, or ARV, treatment, new infections may grind to a halt. But the new HIV money proposed by the Administration equates to the cost of drugs for just 2% of the 500,000 HIV-positive US residents not on treatment. 

Lawyers & Leaders Class of 2019 (West Virginia Executive)
Aug. 9, 2019 
In honor of those who have dedicated their lives to advocating for the rights of others, West Virginia Executive magazine in partnership with West Virginia University College of Law recognizes an elite group of remarkable lawyers who are making strides in their careers and communities with the Lawyers & Leaders Awards each year. Mylan’s Marcie McClintic Coates is among the honorees. 

Join WVU and WVU Extension Service for fun and education at the State Fair of West Virginia
Aug. 5, 2019
Representatives from Mylan STEM-CARE, a collaboration between West Virginia University and Mylan, will also be stationed in the WVU Building to introduce young fairgoers to growth mindset concepts and interactive STEM activities.  

Timothy Bradley combines work with dedication to community to find the right balance (WV News)
July 21, 2019
Timothy Bradley has worked at Mylan for the last 16 years. He holds the position of DEA specialist with the company and has in the past worked as a research associate and in the bioanalytical laboratory.

Kristen Beatty-Graham motivated by number of strong women leaders (WV News)
July 14, 2019
Kristen Beatty-Graham serves as head of Global Partner IT Applications and Strategy at Mylan, a global pharmaceutical company committed to setting new standards in health care.

Mylan volunteers rid Ranganna Kunta lake of litter, debris (Telangana Today)
July 12, 2019
Close to 100 volunteers from Mylan removed huge quantities of litter and debris from an area of two acres of Ranganna Kunta at Kondapur. 

Guest column: Mylan, WVU effort to promote problem-solving skills (The Morgantown News)
June 6, 2019
This month, we celebrate the first anniversary of STEM-CARE, a 10-year collaborative effort between Mylan and West Virginia University (WVU). The primary focus of STEM-CARE is to instill problem-solving and critical thinking skills in West Virginia’s youth to help prepare them for their future.

European Studies Help Plan a Path Forward for Value Added Medicines (Generics Bulletin)
Feb. 27, 2019
Six value added medicines case studies across six European countries are featured in the latest IQVIA report for Medicines for Europe. Each of them, according to the association’s sector chair and Mylan’s Arun Narayan, helps point to a way forward for value added medicines in Europe.

Major manufacturers in WV make wide variety of products (The State Journal)
Feb. 19, 2019
While the “made in China” label has almost become expected, it turns out that a great many products ranging from personal vehicles to personal health were made partially or entirely within the Mountain State.

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., and Director of FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Janet Woodcock, M.D., on the FDA’s continuing efforts to maintain its strong oversight of generic drug quality issues domestically and abroad (FDA website)
Feb. 22, 2019
At the FDA, protecting patient and consumer health is our highest priority. Assessing and mitigating risks is at the heart of everything we do across our vast portfolio.

João Madeira is the new president of APOGEN (Pontos de Vista)
Feb. 11, 2019
Mylan Portugal Country Manager João Madeira was elected as the new president of APOGEN - Associação Portuguesa de Medicamentos Genericos e Biossimilares.

Creating and Sustaining Best Practices in Launching Biosimilars (Center for Biosimilars)
Jan. 23, 2019
Mylan’s Chrys Kokino gives the keynote address at the 14th Biosimilars Summit 

An Interview With Funda Gücer – Country Manager, Mylan Turkey (Pharma Boardroom)
Jan. 4, 2019
Funda Gücer, country manager at Mylan Turkey, talks about her experience in introducing the company to the Turkish market. 

Mylan launches Hepatitis C awareness campaign in association with the Hepatology Society of Philippines (Brand Magazine)
Dec. 1, 2018
Mylan, one of the world’s leading global pharmaceutical companies, in association with the Hepatology Society of Philippines (HSP), launched an awareness campaign for Hepatitis C in the country. 

Q&A: Rajiv Malik, Mylan (
Nov. 30, 2018
In line with the 30th annual World AIDS Day, Pharm Exec spoke with Mylan’s President, Rajiv Malik about what progress our society has made to fight the disease, what challenges companies face in tackling medicine delivery to developing countries, and bringing those innovations back to the U.S.

Mylan hosts backpack packing day for Food for Preston (WBOY)
Nov. 29, 2018
Mylan employees hosted a backpack packing day for the Food for Preston Backpack Program. 

Beautiful Minds - Deep Impact: Lori Kang is Mylan's persistent researcher (NCWV Life Magazine)
Nov. 1, 2018
Lori Kang is helping Mylan make the type of positive impact she’s wanted to make since growing up in Charleston as a senior scientist for the pharmaceutical giant’s research and development chemistry department in Morgantown. 

WV Forward looking to jobs and skills of the future (The State Journal)
Oct. 17, 2018
Mylan participated in a community discussion about machine learning and its impact on business. 

Mylan Pharmaceuticals attracts 200 participants from 44 cities for its Hackathon event to address health challenges (
Oct. 16, 2018
Mylan hosted a hackathon at its office in Bangaluru, India. 

Mylan Hackathon develops solutions for healthcare challenges (BioSpectrum)
Oct. 16, 2018
Mylan announced the winers of its recent hackathon held in India. 

Mylan Hackathon 2018: Synergizing to solve key medical challenges (
Oct. 15, 2018
Mylan’s hackathon in Bangalore, India, brought together the best and brightest to innovate around healthcare issues. 

Heather Bresch at The Atlantic Festival (YouTube)
Oct. 10, 2018
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch speaks about access at The Atlantic Festival with Steve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large of The Atlantic.

Mylan and Novartis to FDA: Where are the Suffixes? (Regulatory Focus)
Sept. 26, 2018
Mylan is questioning the U.S. FDA’s use of suffixes in the names of biosimilars. 

Mylan signs HIV test commercialization deal with Atomo Diagnostics (Medical Device Network) 
Sept. 25, 2018
Mylan has partnered with medical device firm Atomo Diagnostics to boost access to HIV self-testing in low- and middle-income countries.

Years of planning and preparation positioned Mylan facility to weather devastating Hurricane Maria (FMGlobal)
Sept. 18, 2018
Follow the bulldozer. That's essentially how Frank Rodriguez got to work after Hurricane Maria.

Mylan Pharmaceuticals co-founder Don Panoz dies at 83 (MetroNews)
Sept. 11, 2018
Don Panoz founded Mylan in 1961 with Milan “Mike” Puskar. 

United Way kicks off 2019 fundraising campaign (The Dominion Post)
Sept. 11, 2018
Mylan is once again supporting the United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties.

Mylan's senior researcher making strides in controlled-release drug work (WV News)
Sept. 9, 2018
Among the largest of Mylan's 12 science facilities is the research and development center off Collins Ferry Road, and it isn’t just the machines or technology that make it run.

W.Va. Chamber leaders tout state's growing economy at annual Business Summit (WV News)
Aug. 29, 2018
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch is among those speaking at the West Virginia Chamber’s 82nd annual Meeting and Business Summit.

WVU is joining forces with a nationwide company to inspire West Virginia's youth (WVNSTV)
Aug. 29, 2018
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch talks about the company’s collaboration with West Virginia University. 

Mylan's Andrea Miller learned early what it means to be a corporate citizen (The Exponent Telegram)
Aug. 19, 2018
West Virginia’s native Andrea Miller talks about her career at Mylan. 

Robotics utilized by Mylan Pharmaceuticals for faster analysis (WV News)
Aug. 12, 2018
Mylan’s head of Research & Development for Morgantown, West Virginia, discusses the technology behind some of Mylan’s products. 

From basketball to Mylan, Mountaineer success comes easy for Fairmont's Brent Solheim (WV News)
Aug. 5, 2018
Brent Solheim came to West Virginia to play basketball at West Virginia University. He stayed because he found a career with Mylan.  

Heather Bresch: For Challenging the Healthcare Status Quo (PharmaVoice)
Aug. 1, 2018
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch is named one of the 100 Most Inspiring People by PharmaVoice magazine.

Mylan, WVU launch STEM-CARE initiative (The Register-Herald)
July 4, 2018
Mylan’s Marcie McClintic Coates talks about the company’s collaboration with West Virginia University. 

Mylan Executive returns home to Greenbrier County roots (WVNSTV)
July 2, 2018
Marcie McClintic Coates talks with the media about Mylan’s growth and the company’s West Virginia roots. 

The future of global health and healthcare: game-changers for impact (World Economic Forum blog)
June 29, 2018
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch blogs about global access to medicines. 

Our aim is to be among top 10 players in India: Rajiv Malik of Mylan  (The Economic Times)
June 15, 2018
Mylan President Rajiv Malik is interviewed by The Economic Times about Mylan’s role in India.

Intro to an IRO: Melissa Trombetta, Mylan (Nasdaq blog)
June 27, 2018
Mylan's Head of Global Investor Relations is featured in Nasdaq's "Intro to an IRO" campaign.

Campers learn more about STEM (WDTV)
June 22, 2018
Members at West Virginia 4-H Older Members Conference share STEM ideas. 

Mylan asks 4-H campers for ideas for education initiative (The Exponent Telegram)
June 22, 2018
Mylan representatives talk with 4-H campers in West Virginia. 

Inspiring West Virginia’s Young to Embrace STEM (The Weirton Daily Times)
June 13, 2018
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch writes about a new collaboration with West Virginia University. 

Mylan CEO on FDA-approved Biosimilar (CBS This Morning)

June 12, 2018

Mylan CEO Heather Bresch discusses a milestone biosimilar approval. 

Mylan CEO: Being a leader knows no gender (CNN)
June 4, 2018 Mylan CEO Heather Bresch is interviewed for CNN's Boss Files podcast.  

Mylan CEO: Congress is too Partisan to Fix Healthcare  (CNN) 
June 4, 2018 
Mylan CEO Heather Bresch is interviewed for CNN's Boss Files podcast. 

Mylan, WVU partnership to promote STEM great news for Mountain State (The Exponent Telegram) 
May 16, 2018
Mylan and West Virginia announce a collaboration aimed at reshaping the future for the state’s youth.  

The Race to Seven Billion Patients (American Healthcare Leader)
May 10, 2018
Paul Campbell, Mylan's senior vice president, controller, and chief accounting officer, is interviewed about the company's growth. 

Generation Next recognizes up-and-coming community leaders (The State Journal)  

April 15, 2018
A Mylan employee from West Virginia is recognized as a future leader in the Mountain State.

United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties Exceeds Campaign Goal (WBOY)
Jan. 10, 2018
Mylan was recognized by United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties for raising money for community programs at various health and human service non-profit agencies. 

Meeting Challenges in Sustainability (European Pharmaceutical Review)
Dec. 23, 2017
Jacek Glinka, Mylan’s president of Europe, talks about how Mylan is working to improve sustainability of the healthcare system.  

Developing a shared passion surrounded by great minds (European Pharmaceutical Review)
Dec. 14, 2017
Andrea Miller, Mylan’s head of Global R&D and Regulatory Affairs, talk to European Pharmaceutical Review about her career and the role of women in the pharmaceutical industry. 

Four Ways to Beat HIV/AIDS (Project Syndicate)
Dec. 1, 2017
Heather Bresch writes about World AIDS Day and the work that needs to be done to increase the availability of low-cost treatments.

Mylan CEO stresses company's contributions to West Virginia (The Exponent Telegram)
Oct. 23, 2017
Heather Bresch talks about Mylan’s roots in West Virginia and its ongoing contributions to the state.

Scale of Mylan facility difficult to fathom (The Exponent Telegram)
Oct. 23, 2017
Heather Bresch tours Mylan’s manufacturing facility in Morgantown, West Virginia.

Mylan, Pittsburgh foundations support disaster-relief efforts (Pittsburgh Business Times)
Oct. 4, 2017 
Mylan ships millions of doses of medicines to areas affected by hurricanes.

Homes, park dedicated to flood victims in White Sulphur Springs (MetroNews)
Oct. 2, 2017 
Homes and a new park for flood victims were dedicated at a community picnic and movie in the park sponsored by Mylan.

Hope Village, an innovative housing program, welcomes those who lost their homes in flood (The Register-Herald)
Sept. 24, 2017 
Flood victims are welcomed to their new homes at Hoe Village, which was built in part by donations from Mylan.

Hope Village aims to help rejuvenate Spa City (The Register-Herald)
Aug. 7, 2016 
Mylan contributions help with rebuilding of homes for those affected by devastating floods.

Hope for White Sulphur Springs (MetroNews)
Aug. 6, 2016 
Hope Village, built in part through contributions from Mylan, offers hope to families displaced by floods.