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Advisory For Analysts & Journalists: Wal-Mart To Make Healthcare Announcement
Who: Dr. John Agwunobi, senior vice president and president for the Professional Services Division, and Bill Simon, executive vice president, chief operating officer, both for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Dr. Agwunobi is the former Assistant Secretary for Health for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Admiral in the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps. He now oversees Wal-Mart’s health and wellness business unit including pharmacies, vision centers and in-store healthcare clinics. Bill Simon is the architect of Wal-Mart’s $4 prescription drug program.

What: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. will hold a conference call for media and analysts to make a health announcement for consumers. Following remarks from Wal-Mart, media, analysts and investors are invited to participate in a question and answer session.

When: Thursday, September 27, 2007
8:00 AM (Eastern Time)/7:00 AM (Central Time)
Dial In Number: 1-800-894-5910
Conference ID: WALMART

Why: Your audiences will be especially interested to hear from Dr. John Agwunobi and Bill Simon as Wal-Mart makes its next health announcement.