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Alfred E. Mann Foundation for Biomedical Engineering


Last profile update: 10/11/2017

At A Glance

Alfred E. Mann Foundation for Biomedical Engineering

355 S. Grand Ave., Ste. 1710

Los Angeles, CA United States 90071

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Business






Established in CA and DE - Founded by Alfred E. Mann, the Chairman and C.E.O. of MannKind Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of therapeutic products for diseases such as diabetes and cancer. He is also the founder of the aerospace companies Spectrolab and Heliotek, and the medical companies Pacesetter, MiniMed and Advanced Bionics. Alfred E. Mann has committed to The Giving Pledge, and has pledged to give away at least half of his wealth to philanthropy

Purpose and Activities

Support only for the Alfred E. Mann Institute, California, for its biomedical engineering education program.