Joseph A. Fortuna

Joseph A. Fortuna, M.D.
Medical Director
E&C and AHG Divisions
Delphi Corp./Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG)

Dr. Fortuna is the Medical Director of the E&C and AHG Divisions of Delphi Corporation located in Troy, MI. In this position, he supervises the medical and occupational health activities in 73+ facilities worldwide. He is also project manager for the Delphi Absence Management Program and the DELPHI Health Information System (HERS) Program. Dr. Fortuna also serves as Co-Chair of the Health Focus Group of the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) a 1500 member voluntary organization comprised of auto manufacturers and suppliers whose primary goals are to reduce cost and complexity within the automotive supply chain and to improve speed-to-market, product quality, employee health-and-safety and the environment. Prior to joining DELPHI, Dr. Fortuna was the Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs and Interactive Services at Dorland Sweeney Jones, a global healthcare communications agency. Before joining Dorland, Dr. Fortuna was Vice President for Medical Affairs at Statutory Benefits Management Corporation, the medical management company for the largest workers’ comp insurer in the state of Maryland. Prior to that, he served as Medical Director of the GM Truck Assembly plant in Baltimore. In addition to his ongoing work in occupational medicine, Dr. Fortuna’s experience in emergency medicine spans almost 30 years.  He was Director of Emergency Services at Southern Baptist Hospital, New Orleans, LA; President, Emergency Physician Associates, PA; Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical Center of Beaver County, PA; and Executive Director, Philadelphia Emergency Medical Services Council. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University, and post-graduate training at the University of Minnesota Hospitals.  Dr. Fortuna is an active member of the American College of Occupational Medicine, where he has served as Speaker of the House of Delegates as well as a member of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee. He currently chairs the Section on Underserved Occupational Populations as well as several Board and Special Committees.