WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), the world's leading provider of point-of-care rapid diagnostic and health information solutions, announced today that it will attend the 32nd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference being held January 13-16 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco. Ron Zwanziger, Chief Executive Officer, and Jon Russell, Vice President Finance, will attend. Mr. Zwanziger's presentation is scheduled for Thursday, January 16th at 9:30 a.m. PST and will be made available to the public through a webcast accessible via http://jpmorgan.metameetings.com/confbook/healthcare14/directlink?ticker=ALR, as well as through the company's website at http://www.alere.com/us/en/about/investor-relations/events.html. An updated investor presentation will also be made available through the company's website at http://www.alere.com/us/en/about/investor-relations/investor-presentations.html
A replay of the webcast will be available via the links above for approximately 90 days from the date of the webcast. During his presentation, Mr. Zwanziger may discuss and answer questions concerning business and financial developments and trends. His responses to questions, as well as other matters discussed during the webcast, may contain or constitute information that has not been disclosed previously.
By developing new capabilities in near-patient diagnosis, monitoring and health information technology, Alere enables individuals to take charge of improving their health and quality of life at home. Alere's global leading products and services, as well as its new product development efforts, focus on infectious disease, cardiology, toxicology and diabetes. Alere is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. For more information regarding Alere, please visit www.alere.com.
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