William A. Jenkins, M.D., FACEP, is the Medical Director for Mutual Aid-UPMC-CEM Paramedic Training Consortium. Dr. Jenkins is responsible for overseeing all medical aspects of the Program, including curriculum and exam development, classroom and laboratory instruction as well as student evaluations.
Dr. Jenkins received his undergraduate and his M.D. from the University of Pittsburgh, and was appointed Chief Resident during his Emergency Medicine Residency. Dr. Jenkins has experience as a Flight Physician with Stat Medevac Aeromedical Transport Service, as well as an EMS ground Physician for the City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety. He has received numerous awards, appointments and positions for academic and educational excellence throughout his many years of service to the medical community. Dr. Jenkins is currently the EMS Medical Director for Mutual Aid Ambulance Service, Inc., and is a Tactical EMS Medical Director through the Pennsylvania State Police Special Emergency Response Team with the Westmoreland County Sheriff’s Department. He is also the Medical Director for Westmoreland County 911. Dr. Jenkins is a Diplomate for the American Board of Emergency Medicine, and is a Fellow for the American of Emergency Physicians.
Dr. Jenkins is currently the Director for the Department of Emergency Medicine at Excela Frick Hospital, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Westmoreland Emergency Medicine Specialists.