updated 5/26/2011 9:47:11 AM ET 2011-05-26T13:47:11

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, May 26, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used primarily in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy, today announced that it will participate at the Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference being held June 6-9, 2011 at the Grand Hyatt in New York City.

On Thursday, June 9th, at 2:00 p.m. ET, Merit's Chairman and CEO Fred P. Lampropoulos will give a 30-minute presentation regarding Merit's history, products, financial performance and prospects. He will also participate in one-on-one meetings throughout the day. 

ABOUT MERIT

Founded in 1987, Merit Medical Systems, Inc. is engaged in the development, manufacture and distribution of proprietary disposable medical devices used in interventional and diagnostic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy. Merit serves client hospitals worldwide with a domestic and international sales force totaling approximately 130 individuals. Merit employs approximately 2,200 people worldwide with facilities in Salt Lake City and South Jordan, Utah; Angleton, Texas; Richmond, Virginia; Maastricht and Venlo, The Netherlands; Paris, France; Galway, Ireland; Beijing, China; Copenhagen, Denmark; and Rockland, Massachusetts.

The Merit Medical Systems, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=3282

CONTACT: Anne-Marie Wright,
         Vice President, Corporate Communications
         Phone:  (801) 208-4167
         e-mail: awright@merit.com
         Fax: (801) 253-1688

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