UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
  
 
FORM 6-K
 
 
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
 
 
For the month of November 2019
 
 
Commission File Number:  001-39034
 
 
BELLUS HEALTH INC.

 (Name of registrant)

275 Armand-Frappier Blvd.
 Laval, Québec
 H7V 4A7
Canada

(Address of principal executive offices)

 
 
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SIGNATURES
 
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

 
BELLUS Health Inc.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Date: November 13, 2019
By:
/s/ François Desjardins
 
 
 
Name:   François Desjardins
 
 
 
Title:     Vice President, Finance

Form 6-K Exhibit Index
 
Exhibit Number
 
Document Description
 
 
 
 

Exhibit 99.1

BELLUS Health Inc.
275 Armand-Frappier Blvd.
Laval, Quebec, Canada H7V 4A7

BELLUS Health to Present at Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference in London

LAVAL, Quebec, November 13, 2019 – BELLUS Health Inc. (Nasdaq: BLU; TSX: BLU) (“BELLUS Health” or the “Company”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for the treatment of chronic cough and other hypersensitization-related disorders, today announced that Roberto Bellini, BELLUS Health's President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate overview of the Company on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at the Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference in London.
 
Presentation Details:
 
Event: Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference in London
Date/Time: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 9:20 a.m. GMT
Location: London
 
A live webcast may be accessed on the Events and Presentations page under the Investors & News section of BELLUS Health's website at www.bellushealth.com. Following the event, an archived webcast and presentation will be available on the Company’s website.
 
About BELLUS Health
 
BELLUS Health is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics for the treatment of chronic cough and other hypersensitization-related disorders. The Company’s product candidate, BLU-5937, is being developed for the treatment of chronic cough and chronic pruritus.
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
 
Investors:
François Desjardins
Vice President, Finance
450-680-4525
fdesjardins@bellushealth.com

Solebury Trout
Chad Rubin
646-378-2947
crubin@troutgroup.com

Media:
Solebury Trout
Joshua R. Mansbach
646-378-2964
jmansbach@troutgroup.com
 
SOURCE: BELLUS Health Inc.