Desmond Watt has practiced for over 10 years in primary care and internal medicine, and currently serves as a Virtual Medical Director at One Medical, an independent national primary care provider. Watt has prioritized PA advocacy throughout his career, with a focus in the area of telemedicine in recent years. He has increased awareness of PA legislative challenges and worked to improve PA opportunities in this rapidly growing healthcare space and is a regular speaker on the topic of telemedicine and telehealth implementation. In 2018, Watt co-founded the AAPA special interest group PAs in Virtual Medicine and Telemedicine (PAVMT), serving as its first executive board president and participating on multiple committees. He currently serves on the AAPA Board of Directors as a Director-at-Large.