Prior to becoming the CEO of MedWeb in San Francisco, California, Peter Killcommons attended City College of New York where he earned a bachelor of science in medicine. Peter Killcommons also attended New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York where he earned his doctorate in medicine.
Founded in 1860, New York Medical College is made up of three schools, which are housed on one campus. These schools include the following: The School of Health Sciences and Practice, The Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences, and The School of Medicine. The medical college is responsible for training students from around the world in delivering compassionate and skilled medical care.
The medical education program for undergraduates at New York Medical College features theoretical knowledge, while also providing practical skills training to offer a more comprehensive learning environment for those who want to practice medicine. First and second year students receive a portion of their training in community-based, primary care settings to get the feel of a real medical environment.