SAN DIEGO, Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Orexigen ® Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX) today announced that management will be presenting at the JMP Securities Healthcare Conference in New York. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, September 28 at 1:30 p.m. EDT ( 10:30 a.m. PDT). To listen to the live webcast or a replay of the presentation, please visit the Investor Relations section of the company's Web site at www.orexigen.com. A replay will be available for 14 days after the event. About Orexigen Therapeutics Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity. Contrave has completed Phase 3 clinical trials, and the Company's other product candidate, Empatic(TM), has completed Phase 2 clinical trials. Further information about the Company can be found at www.orexigen.com. SOURCE Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc.