Karen Feinstein Names to Pittsburgh Business Times "Power 100 List"

Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD was recognized among the most influential leaders in the region on the "Pittsburgh Business Times Power 100 List." The influencers on the list are connectors...
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Karen Feinstein Contributes to Encyclopedia on Nonprofits

Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD was a contributor to the recently published Elgar Encyclopedia of Nonprofit Management, Leadership and Governance, a reference guide compiled by Dr. Kev...
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JHF Sponsors 2nd AI for Patient Safety Conference in Utah

The Jewish Healthcare Foundation was a lead sponsor of the "Augmented Ingenuity: AI for Patient Safety" conference held November 6-8 at the Marriott Hotel University Park in Salt Lake City, Utah, a convening of leaders in artificial in...
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Karen Feinstein Named Co-Chair on Innamorato’s Health and Human Services Transition Committee

Allegheny County Executive-elect Sara Innamorato announced on November 29 that Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein has been named to her transition team as a Co-Chair of the Healthy Families & High-Q...
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Karen Feinstein’s Op-Ed in Pittsburgh Business Times Highlights Pittsburgh’s Safety Innovation History

Read the op-ed "Wolk Feinstein's Viewpoint: It Is Time to Revolutionize the Last Unsafe Industry" published October 13 by the Pittsburgh Business Times. Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO, Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD&nbs...
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Karen Feinstein Chairs Panel on Healthcare Trends at 30th Annual Princeton Conference

The Jewish Healthcare Foundation (JHF) was among the lead sponsors of the 30th Annual Princeton Conference held in Boston Oct 2-4, continuing its long-time support of the prestigious health policy forum. Jewish Healthcare Foundation Pr...
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Karen Feinstein Speaks at 28th Heinz Award Meeting

On October 25, the Heinz Awards hosted a networking meeting for past winners of the illustrious award to share their current aspirations and concerns. Established by Teresa Heinz in 1993 to honor the memory of her late husband, U.S. Se...
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Karen Feinstein Shares Overview of NPSB at the Northwest Patient Safety Conference

Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD was a panelist at the 20th Annual Northwest Patient Safety Conference "Bringing Patient Safety to Life, What's Worked, What Hasn't and What To Do About It," ...
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Karen Feinstein Receives Prestigious Patricia R. Rooney Award

Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD received the Patricia R. Rooney Award, named after the late wife of Dan Rooney Sr., and presented annually to a woman who has provided exceptional service to the ...
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Karen Feinstein Speaks at Auton Lab’s 30th Anniversary Celebration

The Auton Lab 30th Anniversary celebration was held September 8 at Carnegie Mellon University, including presentations from the illustrious alumni of Auton Lab, panel discussions with some of the region's leading informatics and techno...
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Pittsburgh Tech Council’s AI Panel Features RAPS

Each year, the Pittsburgh Technology Council hosts the TEQ Magazine State of the Industry Report Reveal party, highlighting what's in the forefront of the region's innovation sector. Not surprisingly, the panel at this year's event on ...
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Karen Wolk Feinstein Lauds Australia’s Investment in Teen Mental Health and Calls for Similar Approach in the U.S. in Pittsburgh Business Times Op-Ed

The teen mental health crisis and its impact on youth and systems of care was recently highlighted in an op-ed published in the Pittsburgh Business Times. "It's Time to Invest in Our Youth," written by Jewish Healthcare Foundation Pres...
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Karen Wolk Feinstein Featured in RamaOnHealthcare Discussing Activist Philanthropy and Medical Error

On July 13, RamaOnHealthcare published an interview with Karen Feinstein on her perspectives to make health care safer, healthcare leadership, activist philanthropy, and needed innovations in health care. Read more here.

Karen Wolk Feinstein Featured on the Pre-Accident Investigation Podcast

Karen Wolk Feinstein was featured on The Pre-Accident Podcast hosted by safety culture expert Todd Conklin. The podcast hosts discussions on human performance, systems safety, and safety culture, and Dr. Feinstein shared insights into ...
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The Health Summit at Sundance Discusses Technology and the Future of Health Care

The Health Summit at Sundance welcomed a select group of healthcare leaders and innovators to Utah to discuss the current state of health care in the United States, providing a supportive and closed-door environment to listen, learn, a...
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Karen Wolk Feinstein Moderates Panel at CMU-K&L Gates Conference in Ethics and AI

Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD moderated the panel "AI and Societal Impact: Health Equity" at the two-day CMU-K&L Gates Conference in Ethics and AI held at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) ...
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Karen Feinstein Speaks on Patient Safety Panel at UPMC Shadyside M&M Conference

Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD, served as a speaker at the Department of Medicine Morbidity and Mortality Conference at UPMC Shadyside on May 25. The M&M Conference is a traditional, recurring conference held by medical services at acad...
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Karen Feinstein Joins International Study Tour for Knowledge Exchange in Health Care and Policy

Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD, president and CEO of the Jewish Healthcare Foundation participated in an 11-day international study tour with the Commonwealth Fund and AcademyHealth. Dr. Feinstein was one of eight U.S. healthcare leaders in...
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Karen Feinstein Receives NBME’s Edithe J. Levit Distinguished Service Award

The National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) awarded Jewish Healthcare Foundation President and CEO Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD the Edithe J. Levit Distinguished Service Award, which recognizes individuals who have provided unusually v...
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Karen Feinstein Named to PA City & State’s Health Care Power 100 List

Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD, President and CEO, Jewish Healthcare Foundation, was recognized among Pennsylvania's most influential leaders in health care on City & State PA's Health Care Power 100. This is Dr. Feinstein's third conse...
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