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Peter Thompson, M.D.

Peter represents OrbiMed on the Board of Directors.

Peter Thompson, M.D., is a Partner on the private equity team of OrbiMed and has more than 25 years of industry experience. He held executive positions at Becton-Dickinson and Chiron; cofounded and was CEO of Trubion Pharmaceuticals; cofounded Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Cleave Biosciences, and Silverback Therapeutics; and serves as a Director on several company boards. Dr. Thompson is an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awardee, an Affiliate Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Washington, an inventor on numerous patents and a board-certified internist and oncologist. He was on staff at the National Cancer Institute following his internal medicine training at Yale University.