MURRAY HILL, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 12, 2007--C. R. Bard,
Inc. (NYSE-BCR) today announced the appointment of James M. Howard II
as Vice President, Regulatory Sciences, effective immediately.
Prior to joining Bard, Howard served as President and Chief
Executive Officer of Bio-Reg Associates, Inc., a firm that provides
clinical and regulatory consulting services to the medical device
industry. Prior to joining Bio-Reg, he spent 14 years at General
Electric Medical Systems, most recently as Regulatory Program Manager.
Howard began his career as a Staff Physicist for the United States Air
Howard earned a B.S. in Physics from North Carolina State
University and an M.S. in Nuclear Physics and Radiological Health from
North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill.
C. R. Bard, Inc., (www.crbard.com), headquartered in Murray Hill,
New Jersey, is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and
marketer of innovative, life-enhancing health care technologies in the
fields of vascular, urology, and surgical specialty products.
CONTACT: C. R. Bard, Inc.
Eric J. Shick, 908-277-8413
Vice President, Investor Relations
Holly P. Glass, 703-754-2848
Vice President, Government & Public Relations
SOURCE: C. R. Bard, Inc.