A native of Massachusetts, Dr. William Harding trained in Internal Medicine, and achieved his Board Certification in both Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine. With over twenty-five years of clinical experience in Emergency Medicine, he is a Life Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He is a founding member of American Doctors Online and PhoneDOCTORx. Dr. Harding serves as the Director of training and education programs for PDRx.
Chairman and Founder Paul I. Bulat, M.D., FACEP, is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. A graduate of Holy Cross College and the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Dr. Bulat has been practicing emergency medicine since 1980.
Dr. Bulat has served as President of the Massachusetts College of Emergency Physicians (MACEP) and has received both the Vanguard Award and the Pinnacle Award from MACEP for his outstanding contributions to the specialty of emergency medicine. Dr. Bulat authored the MACEP discharge instruction sheets that were adopted by most emergency departments in Massachusetts and has authored chapters in major textbooks on emergency medicine and observation medicine.
Dr. Bulat is the former Medical Director of the Medical and Dental Staff at St. Luke's Hospital and is a certified administrator in physician practice management. He is also the former Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at St. Luke's, which is a high-volume (83,000 visits per year) ED and is affiliated with the Beth Israel Deaconess Emergency Medicine Residency Program in Boston.
Joseph A. Spirito, Jr., M.D.After graduating Saint Louis University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Master of Science degree in Microbiology, Dr. Spirito earned his medical degree from St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies in 1997. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Danbury Hospital, Danbury, Connecticut (a Yale-affiliated program). While at Danbury Hospital Dr. Spirito received the "Intern of the Year" award in 1998. Upon completion of his residency program he was employed at Danbury Hospital as a Hospitalist. Between 2001 and 2007 Dr. Spirito practiced as a Hospitalist and Primary Care Physician in Hereford, Texas. During that time he also served as the Chief of the Medical Staff at the Hereford Regional Medical Center, the Medical Director of two local nursing homes and the Medical Director of Samaritan Hospice and Palliative Care. Dr. Spirito currently serves as the Chief of the Division of Hospitalist Medicine and Site Director of the Hospitalist Program at St. Luke's Hospital in New Bedford, Massachusetts. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Board Eligible in Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine.