More than 78 golfers hit the links at the Whitemarsh Valley Country Club outside Philadelphia on Sept. 21, for PCOM’s 23rd Annual Golf Classic, Title Sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. Over $100,000 was raised to benefit PCOM’s five Healthcare Centers.
Participants including Jay S. Feldstein, DO ’81, president and CEO of PCOM; John Kearney, chair of the board; Leonard Finkelstein, DO ’59, chancellor; and Kenneth Veit, DO ’76, MBA, provost, senior vice president for academic affairs and dean, played to raise funds for the College’s five Healthcare Centers. These community-based centers provide primary care to some 30,000 patients in underserved areas in Philadelphia and rural Pennsylvania. In addition, the centers serve as educational sites for PCOM’s medical and psychology students. Since the event’s inception in 1992, it has raised more than $1.8 million.