Nicholas Weiler

Senior Public Information Representative

Headshot, Nick Weiler.

Nicholas Weiler joined the news team in 2015 and covers a wide array of biomedical research at UCSF. His beats include neuroscience, stem cell research and regenerative medicine, pharmacology, diabetes and metabolic disorders, and the science of aging.

A native of Oakland, Nick holds a PhD in neuroscience from Stanford University and a certificate in science communication from UC Santa Cruz. He has covered health, space, and environmental science for local and national publications including Science Magazine, the San Jose Mercury News, Stanford Magazine, Bay Nature, Eos, and Mongabay.