Kythera Appoints CMO

Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Calabasas, CA, www.kytherabiopharma.com), has appointed Patricia Walker, MD, PhD, as chief medical officer and vice president of clinical development and regulatory affairs.

Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Calabasas, CA, www.kytherabiopharma.com), has appointed Patricia Walker, MD, PhD, as chief medical officer and vice president of clinical development and regulatory affairs. Walker, who brings to Kythera more than 10 years of industry experience, will lead clinical programs at Kythera.