About Acadia Pharmaceuticals

We take on the toughest challenges in neuroscience to deliver innovative and vital solutions to people who need them most.

We Fight Disease So More You Shines Through

On every level, we are determined to fight for people living with disease—starting with a culture of curiosity, belonging, sustainability and ethics.

Our 500+ employees in San Diego, CA, Princeton, NJ and people around the world fight diseases to help brighter moments shine through for patients and their loved ones. We embrace our mission and values, so we can continue to develop innovative therapies for those who need it most.

Life at Acadia

We know that a sound internal environment is what drives innovation. With our leadership as the example of Acadian passion and dedication, we are constantly working to become more sustainable, ethical and inclusive.

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Our Leadership

The role models for all Acadians, our leaders are passionate and committed to our mission to make a difference for people living with disease.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

Each day, we work to create an environment where all our employees can shine, and help others shine as a result.

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Corporate Responsibility

Helping people living with disease begins with an ethos rooted in ethics and sustainability. 

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Our History

For more than 25 years, we have been trailblazing breakthroughs for people with neurological conditions. We developed and commercialized the first and only approved treatment for hallucinations and delusions associated with Parkinson’s disease psychosis, and this is only the beginning of our work.

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