Peter H. Khoury is a Senior Program Officer, Life Sciences Partnerships within the Global Health Office of the President, for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. His responsibilities involve working with vaccine manufacturers to explore ways to offer high quality, low cost vaccines to the world’s poorest populations. Peter obtained his doctorate in Microbiology from Syracuse University and also holds a MBA from Cornell University's Johnson Graduate School of Management in general management.
Prior to joining the Gates Foundation, Peter spent 20 years in various positions of increasing responsibility with Merck and Co. and Baxter International. His responsibilities have included business development, global marketing, government and institutional sales, product management, database and direct marketing, and global strategy development.