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Edwards Lifesciences - Irvine, CA

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Edwards Lifesciences to Present at the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference

Press release date: Sep 04, 2007

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 4 -- Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE:EW), a world leader in products and technologies to treat advanced cardiovascular disease, is scheduled to participate in the Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, New York on Monday, September 10, 2007.

Michael A. Mussallem, Edwards Lifesciences' chairman and CEO, is scheduled to speak to conference attendees at 2:30 p.m. ET. A live webcast of the presentation will be available to all interested parties on the Edwards Lifesciences investor relations website at www.edwards.com/InvestorRelations/EventCalendar.htm. An archived version of the webcast will be available later that day on the Edwards investor relations website in the News and Events section.

About Edwards Lifesciences

Edwards Lifesciences, a leader in advanced cardiovascular disease treatments, is the number-one heart valve company in the world and the global leader in acute hemodynamic monitoring. Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., Edwards focuses on specific cardiovascular disease states including heart valve disease, peripheral vascular disease and critical care technologies. The company's global brands, which are sold in approximately 100 countries, include Carpentier-Edwards, Cosgrove-Edwards, FloTrac, Fogarty, LifeStent, PERIMOUNT Magna and Swan-Ganz. Additional company information can be found at www.edwards.com/.

Edwards and FloTrac are trademarks of Edwards Lifesciences Corporation. Edwards Lifesciences, Carpentier-Edwards, Cosgrove-Edwards, Fogarty, PERIMOUNT Magna and Swan-Ganz are trademarks of Edwards Lifesciences Corporation and are registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office. LifeStent is a trademark of Edwards Lifesciences AG and is registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Source: Edwards Lifesciences Corporation

CONTACT: media, Amanda C. Fowler, +1-949-250-5070, of Edwards Lifesciences Corporation

Web site: www.edwards.com/