Philip Pumerantz, university founder who helped resurrect osteopathic medicine, dies at 85

Philip Pumerantz, a former high teacher who helped resurrect the once-maligned practice of osteopathic medicine in California by founding what’s now a bustling medical school, has died at his home in Upland.

Pumerantz, who was one of the longest-serving university presidents in the country when…

from L.A. Now – Los Angeles Times