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Corporate Governance

The Board of Directors of United Therapeutics Corporation (the "Company") sets high standards for the Company's employees, officers and directors. Implicit in this philosophy is the importance of sound corporate governance. It is the duty of the Board of Directors to serve as a prudent fiduciary for shareholders and to oversee the management of the Company's business. To fulfill its responsibilities and to discharge its duty, the Board of Directors follows the procedures and standards that are set forth in these guidelines. These guidelines are subject to modification from time to time as the Board of Directors deems appropriate in the best interests of the Company or as required by applicable laws and regulations.


Committee Composition

The Board of Directors of United Therapeutics Corporation (the "Company") sets high standards for the Company's employees, officers and directors. Implicit in this philosophy is the importance of sound corporate governance. It is the duty of the Board of Directors to serve as a prudent fiduciary for shareholders and to oversee the management of the Company's business. To fulfill its responsibilities and to discharge its duty, the Board of Directors follows the procedures and standards that are set forth in these guidelines. These guidelines are subject to modification from time to time as the Board of Directors deems appropriate in the best interests of the Company or as required by applicable laws and regulations.

Committee Charting

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Christopher Causey, M.B.A. Richard Giltner Nilda Mesa Christopher Patusky, J.D., M.G.A. Hon. Louis W. Sullivan, M.D. Hon. Tommy G. Thompson Charter Documents Charter Documents Charter Documents
Audit Committee Members
Audit Committee Charter
Compensation Committee Members
Compensation Committee Charter
Nominating and Governance Committee Members
Nominating and Governance Committee Charter
Name Audit Compensation Nominating and Governance
Christopher Causey, M.B.A.
Raymond A. Dwek, C.B.E, F.R.S.    
Richard Giltner
Katherine Klein, Ph.D    
Ray Kurzweil    
Nilda Mesa
Judy Olian, Ph.D    
Christopher Patusky, J.D., M.G.A.
Martine Rothblatt, Ph.D, J.D., M.B.A.    
Hon. Louis W. Sullivan, M.D.
Hon. Tommy G. Thompson
= Chairperson
= Member

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