PerkinElmer, Inc., (NYSE:PKI) a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced that on Thursday, April 26, 2012, after market close, the Company will release first quarter 2012 results. The Company will also host a conference call on April 26, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. ET to discuss these results. Robert F. Friel, chairman and chief executive officer, and Andy Wilson, senior vice president and chief financial officer will host the conference call. To access the call, please dial (617) 213 - 8856 prior to the scheduled conference call time and provide the access code 90431696. A playback of this conference call will be available beginning 7:00 p.m. ET, Thursday, April 26, 2012. The playback phone number is (617) 801-6888 and the code number is 76741664. A live audio webcast of the call will also be available on the Investor section of the Company’s Web site at www.perkinelmer.com. About PerkinElmer PerkinElmer, Inc. is a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment. The company reported revenue of approximately $1.9 billion in 2011, has about 7,000 employees serving customers in more than 150 countries, and is a component of the S&P 500 Index. Additional information is available through 1-877-PKI-NYSE, or at www.perkinelmer.com.