C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) today announced that it will present at the 31 st Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, California on January 8, 2013. Timothy M. Ring, chairman and chief executive officer, will discuss the Company in a presentation scheduled to begin at 4:30 PM Pacific Standard Time (7:30 PM Eastern Standard Time). A live audio webcast of Bard's presentation and question and answer session 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. The recommended browser is Internet Explorer 7+. Users also should have the most recent version of Windows Media Player™, which can be downloaded at: http://microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/en/download/. Users may experience varying levels of performance based on their connection speed, system capabilities and the presence of a system firewall. C. R. Bard, Inc. (www.crbard.com), headquartered in Murray Hill, NJ, 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.