Reuters - "Icahn Pledges $200 Million to Mount Sinai Medical Complex"

 – November 15, 2012 /Press Release/  –– 

Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn has pledged a lifetime total of nearly $200 million to the Mount Sinai medical complex in upper Manhattan, and Mount Sinai School of Medicine is being renamed in his honor. The medical school will be called the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai after his most recent pledge of $150 million, the largest in Mount Sinai's history and "among the biggest ever given to a medical school," according to a statement by the hospital on Thursday. Learn more