SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, May 27, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used primarily in cardiology, radiology and gastroenterology, today announced that it will participate at Noble Financial's Sixth Annual Equity Conference on June 7-8, 2010 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida.

On Monday, June 7th, at 12:00 noon ET, Merit's Chief Financial Officer Kent Stanger 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 gastroenterology.  Merit serves client hospitals worldwide with a domestic and international sales force totaling approximately 125 individuals.  Merit employs approximately 1,950 people worldwide with facilities in Salt Lake City and South Jordan, Utah; Angleton, Texas; Richmond, Virginia; Maastricht and Venlo, The Netherlands; and Galway, Ireland.

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Merit Medical Systems, Inc.
Anne-Marie Wright, Vice President, 
 Corporate Communications
(801) 208-4167  
Fax: (801) 253-1688
awright@merit.com