Jay S. Feldstein, DO ’81, Joins Philadelphia Business Journal Leadership TrustOctober 10, 2019
Jay S. Feldstein, DO ’81, president and CEO, was recently invited to join Philadelphia Business Journal Leadership
Trust, an exclusive community for influential business leaders, executives and entrepreneurs
in Greater Philadelphia.
Dr. Feldstein was chosen by the Selection Committee due to his experience, leadership
and influence in the local business landscape and beyond.
Since taking the helm of PCOM in July 2014, Dr. Feldstein has overseen significant
growth at the College, both in capital projects and expansion of academic offerings.
Most notably, in August of 2019 the College’s newest location, PCOM South Georgia in Moultrie, Georgia, opened its doors as the first medical school in that region.
Additionally, under Dr. Feldstein’s leadership the College has placed a renewed focus
on recruiting more underrepresented minorities through partnerships with local high
schools and colleges such as Aspira Schools of PA, Inc.; Esperanza College and Cabrini
And, in 2016 the College launched the Primary Care Innovation Fund, focused on fueling entrepreneurship and growing the College’s endowment by investing
in healthcare-related products and services in the primary care fields.
Learn more about PCOM’s achievements under Dr. Feldstein.
“Philadelphia’s thriving business community is powered by leaders like Jay,” said
Sandy Smith, market president and publisher of the Philadelphia Business Journal. “We’re honored to be creating a space where the region’s business influencers come
together to increase their impact on the community, build their businesses and connect
with and strengthen one another.”
About Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Founded in 1899, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) has trained thousands
of highly competent, caring physicians, health practitioners and behavioral scientists
who practice a “whole person” approach to care—treating people, not just symptoms.
PCOM operates three campuses (PCOM, PCOM Georgia and PCOM South Georgia) and offers doctoral degrees in clinical psychology, educational psychology, osteopathic
medicine, pharmacy, physical therapy and school psychology, and graduate degrees in
applied behavior analysis, applied positive psychology, biomedical sciences, forensic
medicine, medical laboratory science, mental health counseling, non profit leadership
and population health management, organizational development and leadership, physician
assistant studies, school psychology, and public health management and administration.
PCOM students learn the importance of health promotion, research, education and service
to the community. Through its community-based Healthcare Centers, PCOM provides care
to medically underserved populations. For more information, visit pcom.edu or call 215-871-6100.
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