SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, Nov. 7, 2014 (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 in two investor conferences this month.

On Wednesday, November 12 th, at 8:00 a.m. ET, Merit's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Fred P. Lampropoulos will present at Stephens Fall Investment Conference at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City.

On Thursday, November 20 th, at 4:00 p.m. ET, Merit's Chief Financial Officer Kent W. Stanger will participate in the Canaccord Genuity Medical Technologies & Diagnostics Forum at the Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York City.

Lampropoulos and Stanger will also participate in one-on-one meetings throughout these conferences.


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 200 individuals. Merit employs approximately 3,000 people worldwide, with facilities in South Jordan, Utah; Pearland, Texas, Richmond, Virginia; Malvern, Pennsylvania; Maastricht and Venlo, The Netherlands; Paris, France; Galway, Ireland; Beijing, China; and Rockland, Massachusetts.
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