Konstantinos Aprilakis, M.D., is a Partner on the Biotherapeutics group at Deerfield and joined the Firm in 2021. He provides extensive research and analysis on individual companies operating in the healthcare industry. Prior to Deerfield, Dr. Aprilakis spent five years as a research analyst covering the Biotechnology sector, most recently as a Managing Director at Stifel Financial Corp. Before Stifel, Dr. Aprilakis was a Director for Deutsche Bank and a Vice President for JMP Securities. Prior to entering the finance industry, Dr. Aprilakis conducted biomedical research as a Howard Hughes Medical Institute research scholar at Stony Brook University and Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Aprilakis received his B.A. in Philosophy from Stony Brook University and his M.D. from Weill Cornell Medical College.