Matilda Parente, MD

Matilda Parente, MD is a California-based physician who is board certified in pathology and integrative holistic medicine.  A graduate of Duke University and the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, Dr. Parente is the author of Resveratrol (Woodland Publishing, 2009; 2011 in Spanish; 2015) and Healing Ways: An Integrative Health Sourcebook (Barron’s Educational Series, Inc., 2016); was contributing editor of the 1,500-page textbook Genetics, 2nd edition (Gale, 2018); and has written many articles on disease management, integrative health, nutrition and wellness.  Her consulting practice is focused on molecular pathology/genetics and emerging technologies.  She is currently Chief Medical Officer for a medical device company.

Dr. Parente has taught wine appreciation for a decade and speaks frequently about wine and health topics, including at the Society of Wine Educators’ national meetings.