FMI HOLDINGS LTD. 6-K 2006
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A Life Sciences Company
Forbes Medi-Tech to Present at Rodman & Renshaw 8th Annual Healthcare Conference
Vancouver, Canada Forbes Medi-Tech Inc. (TSX:FMI and NASDAQ:FMTI) today announced that Charles Butt, President and CEO, will be presenting at the upcoming Rodman & Renshaw Techvest 8th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York on November 6, 2006.
The Conference will be held at The New York Palace Hotel, and is expected to include over 350 presenting companies. Last years conference had over 2000 attendees. The Company's presentation is scheduled for 4:15pm Eastern Time.
About Forbes Medi-Tech Inc.
Forbes Medi-Tech Inc. is a life sciences company dedicated to the research, development and commercialization of innovative products for the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Our vision is to develop and market products along a treatment continuum that cardiovascular disease consumers, healthcare professionals and specialized cardiovascular disease research and healthcare institutions will identify, recommend and seek. Our business strategy is to develop and commercialize proprietary compounds to address the unmet needs of patients within the cardiovascular disease market.
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