Gideon Gil, is a managing editor at STAT, overseeing STAT's investigative journalism, special projects, and science coverage. He joined STAT at its founding in 2015. He previously was the Boston Globe's health and science editor for a decade and had a hand in three Pulitzer Prizes. A 2014-15 Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT, Gideon earned a biochemistry degree from Harvard College and a master’s in journalism from Columbia University. Favorite song: "Thunder Road." Favorite animal mating dance: Birds of Paradise. Favorite pet: Moose.