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Brenda-Jean Shephard is an actress who played Karyn Berlin in the Star Trek: Voyager second season episode "The 37's". Shephard also worked as regular stand-in for actress Nana Visitor on the fifth and sixth season of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, from July 1996 until October 1997, and appeared occasionally as a Starfleet nurse. She left the series upon the birth of her daughter, Danielle Shephard, in 1997. Shephard received no credit for her Star Trek work.