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September 15, 2016

When: Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016. 6-7 pm reception, 7-9 pm dinner

Where: The Vista at Valero, San Antonio, Texas

What: Join us as we recognize Col. (ret) George Peoples, Jr., MD, FACS with BioMed SA's 2016 Award for Innovation in Healthcare & Bioscience. During his 30-year military career, Dr. Peoples served as a combat trauma surgeon and a pioneer in the emerging field of cancer immunotherapy. Following his 2014 retirement as Chief of Surgical Oncology at San Antonio Military Medical Center, Dr. Peoples founded San Antonio-based Cancer Insight, a boutique clinical research organization focused on conducting early-stage clinical trials of cancer vaccines and therapeutics. He also helped create the non-profit Metis Foundation to help military researchers administer federally funded grant programs.

To RSVP: Sponsorships, corporate tables, and individual seats available through Friday, Sept. 9. Registration and payment must be made prior to event. To RSVP, contact Roxana Chumney at



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