NEW ORLEANS, June 5 /PRNewswire/ --

What Live Webcast: Delivering real patient benefit: Update on new clinical excellence future company vision Live from the American Diabetes Association 69th Scientific Session When Sunday, June 7th, 2009 10:30am - 11:30am CDT (Central Daylight Time) New Orleans, Louisiana, USA 17:30pm - 18:30pm CEST (Central European Summer Time) Paris, France

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This webcast event will feature breaking news from real-life and clinical studies on progress in glycemic control, medication safety, cost-effectiveness, patient well-being and satisfaction.

In addition, an update on the sanofi-aventis vision and strategy will further demonstrate the company's commitment to becoming a partner in diabetes healthcare. Building on its 85-year heritage, sanofi-aventis, the world's leader in insulin, will explain how it intends not only to ensure a patient-centric approach to diabetes by providing more flexible products, devices, and services in the future but how it will focus on supporting the empowerment of patients in emerging and developed countries to adapt their treatment to their preferred lifestyles.

Presentation will be followed by QA.

Who Mr. Pierre Chancel sanofi-aventis, Senior VP Global Marketing and Access. Prof. Philip Home DM, DPhil, Professor of Diabetes Medicine, Newcastle University, UK.

Media contact: Anna Radjanova, MD, Global Brand Communication - Diabetes, sanofi-aventis, Tel: +33-1-53-77-44-55, Fax: +33-1-53-77-43-98,