Laboratory of America Holdings (LH) Q2 2010 Earnings Call July 22, 2010 9:00 am ET Executives Stephen Anderson - Director of Investor Relations William Hayes - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer David King - Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President Analysts William Quirk - Piper Jaffray Companies Ralph Giacobbe - Crédit Suisse AG Steven Valiquette - UBS Investment Bank Gary Lieberman - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC Thomas Gallucci - Lazard Capital Markets LLC Robert Willoughby Kevin Ellich - RBC Capital Markets Corporation Anthony Vendetti Darren Lehrich - Deutsche Bank AG Kemp Dolliver - Avondale Partners LLC Gary Taylor - Citigroup Inc Adam Feinstein - Barclays Capital Amanda Murphy - William Blair & Company L.L.C. PresentationOperator
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2010 Laboratory Corporation of America Earnings Conference Call. My name is Crystal and I will be your operator for today. [Operator Instructions] I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr. David P. King, Chairman and CEO of LabCorp. Please proceed. David King Thank you. Good morning, and welcome to LabCorp's 2010 Second Quarter Conference Call. Joining me today from LabCorp are Brad Hayes, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer; Ed Dodson, Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer; and Steve Anderson, Vice President, Investor Relations. This morning, we will discuss our second quarter 2010 results, highlight a few of our strategic initiatives and provide answers to several frequently asked questions. I'd now like to turn the call over to Steve Anderson, who has a few comments before we begin.