|POZEN To Present at the 10th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference|
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Mar 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
POZEN Inc. (NASDAQ: POZN) announced today that Elizabeth Cermak, the Company's Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, will present at the 10th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 9:20 a.m. (EDT), at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. Ms. Cermak's discussion will be webcast and available for replay on POZEN's home page at www.pozen.com.
POZEN Inc. is a progressive pharmaceutical company that is transforming how the healthcare industry addresses unmet medical needs. By utilizing a unique in-source model and focusing on integrated therapies, POZEN has successfully developed and obtained FDA approval of two self-invented products in two years - something almost no other small pharmaceutical company has done. Funded by these two milestone/royalty streams, POZEN is now creating a portfolio of cost-effective, evidence based integrated aspirin therapies designed to enable the full power of aspirin by reducing its GI toxicity. The lead candidate, PA32540, is being investigated for the secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease in patients at risk for aspirin-induced ulcers and has entered Phase 3 clinical trials. POZEN is retaining commercial control of the pipeline assets and will develop a 21st century sales and marketing organization using a new sales force model and digital communications. The Company's common stock is traded on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol "POZN". For more detailed company information, including copies of this and other press releases, please visit: www.pozen.com.
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