Nicholas Gerbis

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Senior Field Correspondent - Science

Nicholas Gerbis joined the Arizona Science Desk in August 2016. A freelance science journalist and editor for most of his career, he also has an extensive background in nonprofit and science communications.

Apart from travel and three years in Delaware spent earning his master’s degree in physical geography (climatology), Gerbis has spent most of his life in Arizona. He holds a bachelor’s degree in geography (climatology/meteorology) and a master’s degree in journalism and mass communication from Arizona State University.

In his spare time, he enjoys bad films, good documentaries and collecting old board games.

Gerbis briefly “retired in reverse” and moved from Arizona to Wisconsin, where he taught science history and science-fiction film courses at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He is glad to be back in the Valley and reports that he has almost completely thawed out.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Quest Diagnostics To Offer Workforce-Level Testing Services Nicholas Gerbis May 28, 2020
Q&AZ: Are AZ Bats Disease Reservoirs? Nicholas Gerbis May 21, 2020
Long-Lasting Disinfectants Could Offer Further Defense Against Coronaviruses Nicholas Gerbis May 20, 2020
Doctor Recovers From Near-Fatal Bout With COVID-19 Nicholas Gerbis May 15, 2020
Drop In Heart Attack Rates Worries Doctors Nicholas Gerbis May 14, 2020
Studies Don't Show Blood Pressure Drugs Up Virus Risk Nicholas Gerbis May 13, 2020
COVID-19 Monitoring Turns Up Unusually Large Mutation Nicholas Gerbis May 11, 2020
TGen, HonorHealth Partner On Coronavirus Treatment Nicholas Gerbis May 5, 2020
Experts Warn Reopening Arizona Might Be A Long Road Nicholas Gerbis May 1, 2020
TGen Seeks Volunteers Who Have Recovered From COVID-19 Nicholas Gerbis April 27, 2020
Study Finds Key Nasal Cells Vulnerable To Coronavirus Nicholas Gerbis April 27, 2020
Lack Of COVID-19 Testing Raises Concerns Of Symptomless Spread Nicholas Gerbis April 23, 2020
ASU Network Connects Health Providers To Volunteers Making Protective Gear Nicholas Gerbis April 17, 2020
AZ Researchers Unite To Crack Coronavirus Nicholas Gerbis April 17, 2020
Chandler Company Switches Gears To Supply Ventilator-Related Drugs Nicholas Gerbis April 9, 2020
TGen, NAU And UA Form COVID-19 Research Union Nicholas Gerbis April 8, 2020
AZ Study Links Brain Injuries To Endocrine Disorders in Youths Nicholas Gerbis April 8, 2020
'Pink' Supermoon Rises Tuesday Nicholas Gerbis April 6, 2020
CDC Releases 1st Report On COVID-19, Underlying Health Conditions Nicholas Gerbis April 3, 2020
Study Firms Up Tree Ring Timeline, Offers New Lead On Ancient Eruption Nicholas Gerbis April 6, 2020
Ancient Ancestors Had Slow-Growing But Apelike Brains Nicholas Gerbis April 1, 2020
Piper Trust Grants ASU $2M To Bolster Coronavirus Preparedness Nicholas Gerbis April 1, 2020
UA Scientists Manufacturing Coronavirus Test Kits Nicholas Gerbis March 25, 2020
What To Do If A Household Member Must Work Outside The Home Nicholas Gerbis March 25, 2020
Plants, Animals Share Similar Relationships To Climate Niches Nicholas Gerbis March 23, 2020