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Texas Diabetes Institute Wall of Honor

Building A Lifeline to Diabetes Care and Research for a Cure

The Dr. Saul Treviño Wall of Honor celebrates a pioneer doctor who taught diabetes management by encouraging his patients to eat right and exercise regularly. Annually we honor advocates who help build better lives for patients with diabetes. As we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Texas Diabetes Institute this year, we invite you to be a part of the annual Wall of Honor Luncheon to honor our newest inductees.

Event details

Wall of Honor Luncheon

Celebrating 20 Years of the Texas Diabetes Institute

Thursday, November 14, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Mays Family Center at The Witte Museum

Honorary Host Committee

Dr. José Benavides (Posthumously)
Elvira Cisneros (Posthumously)
Dr. Ralph A. DeFronzo
Theresa De La Haya, MPH, RN
Tenchita Treviño Flores
John A. Guest
Dr. Lawrence B. Harkless
George B. Hérnandez, Jr.
Rosemary H. Kowalski
Belle Ortíz

Inductees

Univision San Antonio – Foundation of Education
Dr. Adena Williams Loston,-President of St. Phillips College— Heart of Care
Dr. Francisco Cigarroa – UT Health San Antonio
— Vision of Research

Inaugural Commissioner Paul Elizondo Leadership Legacy Award to Judge Nelson W. Wolff

For more information on supporting the Wall of Honor event, please contact Anna-Melissa Cavazos, Development Officer, at 210-644-1403 or AnnaMelissa.Cavazos@uhs-sa.com.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

For more information on supporting the Wall of Honor event, please contact Anna-Melissa Cavazos, Development Officer, at 210-644-14031 or Anna-Melissa.Cavazos@uhs-sa.com.

Devoción Sponsor $7,500

  • VIP table for 8
  • Prominent recognition in the invitation, program and on event signage (subject to print deadlines*)
  • Attendance at pre-event reception
  • Opportunity to introduce one of the inductees during the award portion of the program
  • “Health Cooking” lesson for 5 guests at the Texas Diabetes Institute education kitchen (to be scheduled within 6 months post luncheon)
  • Recognition in social media and the University Health System Annual Report

Milagro $5,000

  • Premier table for 8
  • Prominent recognition in the invitation, program and event signage (subject to print deadlines*)
  • Attendance at pre-event reception
  • Opportunity for a vendor display table with promotional items for your company
  • Recognition in social media and the University Health System Annual Report

Corazon Sponsor - $2,500

  • Preferred table for 8
  • Prominent recognition in the invitation, program and event signage (subject to print deadlines*)
  • Opportunity for a vendor display table with promotional items for your company
  • Recognition in social media and the University Health System Annual Report

Visionary Sponsor - $1,000

  • Reserved table for 8
  • Recognition in the invitation, program and event signage (subject to print deadlines*)
  • Recognition in the University Health System Annual Report

Table Sponsor - $600

  • Table for 8

Individual Luncheon Ticket - $80

*Invitation print deadline: September 13, 2019. Program print deadline: October 11, 2019

General Donation

Past Honorees

Since 2001, the Texas Diabetes Institute (TDI) has recognized an individual or group of Bexar County, Texas to be inducted onto the prestigious Wall of Honor. This distinction is awarded to extraordinary individuals who significantly contribute to the awareness and prevention of diabetes.

2018

The Witte Museum

The Witte Museum 
Rosemary H. Kowalski

Rosemary H. Kowalski 
William L. Henrich, MD, MACP

William L. Henrich, MD, MACP 

2017

San Antonio Food Bank Logo

San Antonio Food Bank
Theresa De La Haya

Theresa De La Haya, MPH, RN
Curtis Triplitt

Curtis Triplitt, PharmD, CDE 

2016

American Diabetes Association logo
Carlos Rosende, MD

Carlos A. Rosende, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Eugenio Cersosimo, MD

Eugenio Cersosimo, M.D., Ph.D.

2015

George B. Hernández, Jr.

George B. Hernández, Jr., JD, President Chief Executive Officer

2014

YMCA of Greater San Antonio logo

YMCA of Greater San Antonio

2013

Aguillon family

Aguillon Family
Philanthropy & Community Service

2012

Daniel E Hale

Daniel E. Hale M.D.
Leadership and Commitment to Children

2011

TDInophoto

Magda S. Ortiz, RN, MSN, CDE
Research and Commitment

2010

Roberto L Jimenez

Roberto L. Jimenez, M.D.
Leadership and Dedication

2009

Ralph DeFronzo

Ralph A. DeFronzo, M.D.
Treatment and Research

2008

Lo Bello de San Antonio

Lo Bello de San Antonio Women’s Club
Leadership and Commitment

2007

Col. Roy W Burley

Col. Roy W. Burley
Leadership and Community Service

2006

John Guest

John A. Guest
Leadership and Commitment

2005

Robert Trevino

Roberto P. Treviño
Prevention and Treatment

2004

Paul Elizondo

Paul Elizondo
County Commissioner,
Precinct 2
Public Service

2003

Lawrence Harkless

Lawrence B. Harkless, DPM
Education and Treatment

2002

Luis Roberto Vera

Luis Roberto Vera, Jr.
Legal and Community Service

2001

Elvira Cisneros

Elvira M. Cisneros
Community Service

Sponsors

orangetrianglesmPremier Academic Partner

UT Health SA

orangetrianglesmMilagro Sponsors

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Univision San Antonio

orangetrianglesmCorazón Sponsors

Community First Health Plan 2018
Frost Bank
HEB Helping Here
Intelligent Engineering Services logo
Linebarger
Valero

orangetrianglesmVisionary Sponsors

Alamo Colleges District
Ancira Cars Trucks & RVs
Carvajal Pharmacy
Center for Health Care Services
City of San Antonio Metropolitan Health District
DOCUmation
Dr. Larry B. Harkless
Humana Bold Goal
IBC Bank
Intelligent Retinal Imaging Services
John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation, a fund of the San Antonio Area Foundation
Marmon Mok Architecture
Presidio
Ralph A. DeFronzo, MD
RSM US LLP
San Antonio Medical Foundation
Tenchita Treviño Flores
Texas Liver Institute
The RK Group
University Transplant Center

orangetrianglesmTable Sponsors

BB&T
Catamount Constructors, Inc.
Magdalena Barrera
The Hartman Family
Theresa De La Haya
University Medicine Associates
YMCA of Greater San Antonio

orangetrianglesmFriends of the Foundation

Laura Cavaretta
Dr. Medina/Stepping Stones Pediatric Feeding Speech Therapy