H&Q Life Sciences Investors announced that it has scheduled its annual meeting of shareholders for June 11, 2012, at 4 p.m., with a record date of April 30, 2012. The meeting will be held at the offices of the Fund, 2 Liberty Square, 9 th Floor, Boston, MA. H&Q Life Sciences Investors (NYSE: HQL) is a closed-end fund that invests in public and private companies in the life sciences industry. Hambrecht & Quist Capital Management LLC, based in Boston, serves as Investment Adviser to the Fund. Shares of the Fund can be purchased on the New York Stock Exchange through any securities broker. For additional information, please consult www.hqcm.com or call (617) 772-8500.