Bristol-Myers Squibb Receives Award from Major Physician College

Monday, April 26, 2010 8:08 am EDT

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BOSTON
"Bristol-Myers Squibb is honored to be recognized by the American College of Endocrinology for our philanthropic efforts to improve care for patients living with endocrine and metabolic disorders"

Bristol-Myers Squibb was presented the Corporate Philanthropy Award at the Platinum Level by the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) at its Convocation during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists’ Nineteenth Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress in Boston, on Saturday, April 24, 2010.

The Corporate Philanthropy Award is presented to corporate sponsors who have made significant contributions to the American College of Endocrinology at one of three thresholds: Silver, Gold or Platinum. The award was established in 2009 and Bristol-Myers Squibb is the first recipient.

”Bristol-Myers Squibb is honored to be recognized by the American College of Endocrinology for our philanthropic efforts to improve care for patients living with endocrine and metabolic disorders,” said Annalisa Jenkins, senior vice president, Global Medical, Bristol-Myers Squibb. “We will continue our work as a global biopharmaceutical research leader focusing on the devastating human and economic consequences of type 2 diabetes and its complications.”

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

About the American College of Endocrinology (ACE)

The American College of Endocrinology (ACE) is the educational and scientific arm of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE). The American College of Endocrinology is a scientific, educational and charitable medical organization dedicated to promoting the art and science of clinical endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism for the improvement of patient care and public health

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