Washington, D.C. 20549






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934.


Date of Report:  May 22, 2018

(Date of earliest event reported)


Atrion Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Delaware 001-32982 63-0821819
(State or other jurisdiction (Commission File (I. R. S. Employer
of incorporation or organization) Number) Identification No.)


One Allentown Parkway    
Allen, Texas   75002
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)


(972) 390-9800

(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)


Not Applicable

(Former Name or Former Address, if changed since last report)



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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.


On May 22, 2018, Atrion Corporation (the “Company”) held its 2018 annual meeting of stockholders. Stockholders voted on the matters below.


1. Election of Directors. The nominees listed below were elected to serve as directors until the 2021 annual meeting of stockholders and until their successors are duly elected and qualified, based on the following votes:


Director  Votes For  Votes Against  Abstentions  Broker Non-Votes
Preston G. Athey  1,429,920  63,860  7,279  250,401
Hugh J. Morgan, Jr.  1,422,112  71,310  7,637  250,401


2. Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm. The Company’s stockholders ratified the appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2018, based on the following votes:


Votes For  Votes Against  Abstentions  Broker Non-Votes
1,738,369  7,093  5,998  0


3. Advisory Vote to Approve Executive Officer Compensation. The Company’s stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company's executive officers, based on the following votes:


Votes For  Votes Against  Abstentions  Broker Non-Votes
1,461,246  28,345  11,468  250,401







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 hereunto duly authorized.


 Date: May 23, 2018 By:  /s/ Jeffery Strickland
    Jeffery Strickland
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,
Secretary and Treasurer