Covidien (NYSE: COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products, today announced that Charles J. Dockendorff, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will represent the Company at two upcoming conferences: Citi 2013 Global Health Care ConferenceFebruary 26, 2013 – New York, NY3:00PM ET RBC Capital Markets Healthcare ConferenceFebruary 27, 2013 – New York, NY11:00AM ET A live audio webcast of the presentations can be accessed at Covidien’s Investor Relations website: http://investor.covidien.com. About Covidien Covidien is a leading global healthcare products company that creates innovative medical solutions for better patient outcomes and delivers value through clinical leadership and excellence. Covidien manufactures, distributes and services a diverse range of industry-leading product lines in three segments: Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Supplies. With 2012 revenue of $11.9 billion, Covidien has 43,000 employees worldwide in 70 countries, and its products are sold in over 140 countries. Please visit www.covidien.com to learn more about our business.