Gilan Megeed is a Principal on the Medical Devices group at Deerfield and joined the Firm in 2014 as part of the Deerfield Institute, before transitioning to the Medical Devices group in 2017. Prior to Deerfield, Ms. Megeed spent three years as an epidemiologist at Decision Resources Group, focusing primarily on rare diseases and neurological disorders. Prior to this, she was an Analyst at Children’s Hospital Boston, forecasting disease outbreaks and epidemics with the Computation Epidemiology Group. Ms. Megeed earned her undergraduate degree in Cell Biology and Neuroscience from Montana State University, Bozeman and holds an M.P.H. from Boston University.