Marketplace: American Public Radio - "A $200 Million Gift And A Medical School"

 – November 15, 2012 /Press Release/  –– 

Carl Icahn made headlines again for his $200 million donation to Mount Sinai School of Medicine in the Upper East Side in New York City. "My role was to convince him that Mount Sinai medical research was a worthy project," said Dr. Kenneth Davis, President and CEO of The Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Davis is especially proud of what the medical school will be able to do with the money by way of medical research. Learn more