Mount Sinai Announces Landmark Gift from James S. and Merryl H. Tisch to Transform Cancer Care in New York
The Mount Sinai Health System announced on August 23, 2021, a game-changing $60 million gift from James S. and Merryl H. Tisch to establish the Mount Sinai Tisch Cancer Center. This gift will support the construction of a modern, state-of-the-art cancer hospital at the Mount Sinai Hospital campus. The Center will broaden access to breakthrough therapies, diagnostics, and clinical trials and will further Mount Sinai’s mission to provide advanced, personalized treatment and holistic care for patients in all communities.
In 2008, a $40 million gift from the family established The Tisch Cancer Institute, which continually advances cancer research across basic science, clinical care, and population health.