Founded in 2005, BioMed SA is the nonprofit industry cluster organization representing San Antonio’s biomedical sector. San Antonio is America’s 7th largest city, and healthcare/bioscience is one of its leading industries, employing more than 1 of every 6 members of the local workforce with an annual economic impact exceeding $40 billion.
BioMed SA’s mission is to further accelerate sector growth and enhance San Antonio’s reputation as a City of Science and Health. San Antonio’s biomedical community is known as highly collaborative with unique research assets in diabetes, infectious diseases, cancer, neurological disorders, and trauma/wound healing/regenerative medicine. The city’s vibrant biomedical industry has a successful track record of bringing life-saving innovations to market. In addition, San Antonio is recognized as the “Home of U.S. Military Medicine” with the nation’s largest military medical treatment center and allied health training complex.