DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Gregory D. Wasson, president and CEO of Walgreens (NYSE:WAG) (Nasdaq:
WAG), will present at the J. P. Morgan Healthcare Conference at 10 a.m.
Pacific time, Wednesday, Jan. 15, at the Westin St. Francis, San
Francisco. Wasson will discuss Walgreens strategies for advancing the
role community pharmacy plays in health care.
A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available through the
Walgreens investor relations website at http://investor.walgreens.com/.
The audio webcast will be archived for 12 months.
As the nation's largest drugstore chain with fiscal 2013 sales of $72
billion, Walgreens (www.walgreens.com)
vision is to be the first choice in health and daily living for everyone
in America, and beyond. Each day, Walgreens provides more than 6 million
customers the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and
services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness
services and advice in communities across America. Walgreens scope of
pharmacy services includes retail, specialty, infusion, medical facility
and mail service, along with respiratory services. These services
improve health outcomes and lower costs for payers including employers,
managed care organizations, health systems, pharmacy benefit managers
and the public sector. The company operates 8,197 drugstores in all 50
states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin
Islands. Take Care Health Systems is a Walgreens subsidiary that is the
largest and most comprehensive manager of worksite health and wellness
centers, provider practices, and in-store convenient care clinics, with
more than 750 locations throughout the country.