SOURCE: Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

March 12, 2008 08:00 ET

Watson to Present at Two Upcoming Healthcare Conferences

Cowen's 28th Annual Healthcare Conference on March 17, 2008; Lehman Brothers' 11th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on March 19, 2008

CORONA, CA--(Marketwire - March 12, 2008) - Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI), a leading specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today that the company will provide an overview and update of the Company's business at two upcoming healthcare conferences:

    -- Paul Bisaro, Watson's President and Chief Executive Officer, will
       provide an overview and update of the Company's business at
       Cowen's 28th Annual Healthcare Conference on Monday, March 17, 2008
       at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.

    -- Mark Durand, Watson's Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
       Officer, will provide an overview and update of the Company's
       business at Lehman Brothers' Eleventh Annual Global Healthcare
       Conference on Wednesday, March 19, 2008 at 4:45 p.m. Eastern
       Daylight Time.

Both presentations will be webcast live and can be accessed on Watson Pharmaceuticals' Investor Relations Web site at http://ir.watson.com. Archived versions will be available after the live presentation until May 1, 2008 and can be accessed at the same location.

About Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc, headquartered in Corona, California, is a leading specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures, markets, sells and distributes brand and generic pharmaceutical products. Watson pursues a growth strategy combining internal product development, strategic alliances and collaborations and synergistic acquisitions of products and businesses.

For press releases and other company information, visit Watson Pharmaceuticals' Web site at http://www.watson.com.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Patty Eisenhaur
    (951) 493-5611