Pain Therapeutics to Present at the Jefferies 2014 Global Healthcare Conference

AUSTIN, Texas, May 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pain Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:PTIE) today announced that management will present at the Jefferies 2014 Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.

Those interested in listening to the presentation live via the internet may do so by visiting the Company's website at A replay of the presentation will be available on the website for approximately two weeks following the presentation.

About Pain Therapeutics, Inc.

Pain Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that develops novel drugs. The FDA has not approved any of our drug candidates for commercial sale. For more information, please visit

CONTACT: For More Information Contact: Peter S. Roddy Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Pain Therapeutics, Inc. (512) 501-2450 Barbara Ryan FTI Consulting (212) 850-5679Source:Pain Therapeutics, Inc.