C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) today announced that it will hold its annual investor conference on Monday, December 13, 2010 at 4:30 PM EST in New York City. The conference will be hosted by Timothy M. Ring, chairman and chief executive officer, and will include an update on Bard's product pipeline and financial guidance for 2011.

A live audio webcast of Bard's investor conference will be accessible to all investors through Bard’s website at http://investorrelations.crbard.com. The webcast will also be available on the website for future on-demand replay.

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C. R. Bard, Inc., ( www.crbard.com ) headquartered in Murray Hill, N.J., is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products.

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