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Karen D. Talmadge, PhD
Chief Science Officer and Executive Vice President
Kyphon Inc.
Sunnyvale, CA

About Karen D. Talmadge, PhD

Karen D. Talmadge, PhD co-founded Kyphon and has served as a member of the board of directors since inception. She has also served as Kyphon's chief science officer since June 2003 and as executive vice president since November 1998. From January 1994 to November 1998, Dr. Talmadge served as Kyphon's president, chief executive officer and treasurer. Dr. Talmadge holds an AB in Biology from Bryn Mawr College and a PhD in Biochemistry from Harvard University.

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