EDGAR M. BRONFMAN

BRONFMAN--Edgar M., Sr. The Trustees, Faculty and Staff of the Mount Sinai Health System are deeply saddened by the passing of Edgar M. Bronfman, Sr., an outstanding philanthropist and dedicated member of the Mount Sinai Boards of Trustees from 1957 to 1985. The generosity of Mr. Bronfman and the Samuel Bronfman Foundation made a significant, enduring impact on our institution, in particular naming the Samuel Bronfman Department of Medicine. We are deeply grateful for Mr. Bronfman's support and extend our heartfelt condolences to our Trustee Charles Bronfman and the entire Bronfman family. Peter W. May, Chairman of the Boards of Trustees Kenneth L. Davis, M.D., President and CEO Dennis S. Charney, M.D., Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Dean, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and President for Academic Affairs Valentin Fuster, M.D., PhD, Physician-in-Chief, Director, Mount Sinai Heart, Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Marie-Josee and Henry R. Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health and Richard Gorlin, M.D./ Heart Research Foundation Professor of Cardiology Mount Sinai Health System


Published in The New York Times on Dec. 24, 2013