Peter Cole, M.D., Medical Director

Peter has been volunteering as a camp physician at Happiness Is Camping since 1997. After receiving his medical degree at Cornell University, and completing his pediatric training at The Mount Sinai Hospital, Dr. Cole completed a fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and The New York Hospital. Since 2007 Dr. Cole has been working at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore. His clinical practice focuses on improving treatment options for children, adolescents and young adults with leukemia and lymphoma. His NIH-funded laboratory research centers on reducing the toxicity of anticancer therapy.