Sarah Byrd is a Berkeley Springs native. She attended Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA, where she graduated with Bachelor of Science degrees in both Biology & Kinesiology and Nursing. Prior to graduating, she was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. As a registered nurse, she worked at Meritus Medical Center Wound Center and Meritus Medical Center Emergency Department. During her career as a registered nurse, she also cared for patients in the peri-operative setting, assessing and treating patients as they recover from various surgeries. In addition to being a registered nurse, she was a mentor and preceptor to nursing and paramedic students. While continuing to work for Meritus Medical Center, she pursued a career as a Family Nurse Practitioner with Pennsylvania State University, where she was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Sarah realized her passion in dermatology while completing clinical training in the field with Dr. Hurst and joined our team at the Center for Dermatology in 2016.