Beth Parente, PA-C: Graduated with MHS from the Duke University Physician Assistant Program in 2011. Prior to pursuing graduate studies Beth worked in Research in Ophthalmology and Nuclear Medicine. She has worked with Dr. Lad since he started working at Duke. They have worked together to create a patient-focused, research-based practice. Durham has been her home for over 10 years and she loves the booming downtown area as well as the many natural areas to explore.