Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Honors Tony Martell
June 2, 2009 at 8:18 AM (PT)
TJ MARTELL FOUNDATION Founder and Chairman TONY J. MARTELL was recently presented with an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters degree from MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE.
MARTELL was given the degree at the school's 40th commencement ceremony. Also among those honored that day were actor MICHAEL J. FOX and basketball great MAGIC JOHNSON.
MARTELL established the TJ MARTELL FOUNDATION in memory of his son, who passed away from myeloblastic leukemia at age 21. Since its inception, the organization has raised more than $250 million to help find a cure for cancer.
For more info, visit www.tjmartellfoundation.org.