"The portrait that emerges from this volume is a mixture of scientific and personal striving."-American Jewish History,
Arthur H. Aufses, Jr., has been affiliated with Mount Sinai for more than forty-five years. He served as Chairman of the Department of Surgery from 1974 to 1996. They are also authors of This House of Noble Deeds: The Mount Sinai Hospital, 1852-2002 (NYU Press, 2003).
Barbara J. Niss is the Archivist at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, a program she helped formalize over fifteen years ago.