Chairman and Founder of PhoneDOCTORx, 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.