"2019 Heritage Provider Network Healthcare Innovation Awards Announces Winners"
Heritage Provider Network, one of the nation's leading physician-led managed care organizations, in partnership with Crain’s New York Business, announced the winners in the fourth annual Heritage Healthcare Innovation Awards for transforming access to and quality of affordable healthcare in the New York metropolitan area. Dennis Charney, MD, the Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Dean of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and president of academic affairs for the Mount Sinai Health System was awarded the Heritage Research Investigators in Translational Medicine Award. This award is presented to an individual or team based on the most significant quantitative results achieved by accelerating the transition of novel and innovative diagnostic tools and treatments to patients. Under Dr. Charney’s leadership, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has risen to No. 12 among U.S. medical schools in NIH funding and currently ranks fourth in total research funding per principal investigator.
— Dennis S. Charney, MD, Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Dean, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, President, Academic Affairs, Mount Sinai Health System