THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) will host a webcast investor meeting at the American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2012 on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 7:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. Sean E. Harper, M.D., executive vice president of Research and Development at Amgen, along with members of Amgen's clinical development team and clinical investigators, will participate at the investor meeting to discuss data being presented at AHA.
Live audio of the investor meeting will be simultaneously broadcast over the Internet and will be available to members of the news media, investors and the general public.
The webcast of the investor meeting, as with other selected presentations regarding developments in Amgen's business given by management at certain investor and medical conferences, can be found on Amgen's website, www.amgen.com, under Investors. Information regarding presentation times, webcast availability, and webcast links are noted on Amgen's Investor Relations Events Calendar. The webcast will be archived and available for replay for at least 72 hours after the event.
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CONTACT: Amgen, Thousand Oaks
Christine Regan, 805-559-0718 (media)
Arvind Sood, 805-447-1060 (investors)