Brian D. Weiss, MD

Associate Director for Safety and Compliance, Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute

Associate Director of Clinical Research, Division of Oncology

Cincinnati Children's Principal Investigator, New Approaches to Neuroblastoma Therapy Consortium

Medical Director, Neuroblastoma Program

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-9863

Fax 513-636-3549


Targeted agents for neurofibromatosis type 1-related plexiform neurofibromas and other solid tumors; new therapies for high-risk neuroblastoma, including 131I-MIBG treatment and other new approaches to targeting and killing neuroblastoma cells.

MD: Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, 1993.

Residency and Chief Residency: Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1993-1997.

Fellowship: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1997-2000.

Certification: National Medical Board; Pediatrics;1996, 2002; Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, 2000, 2007.

View PubMed Publications

Hummel T, Anyane-Yeboa A, Mo J, Towbin A, Weiss B. Response of NF1-related plexiform neurofibroma to High-Dose Carboplatin. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2011 Mar;56(3):488-90.

Rayburg M, Towbin A, Yin H, Maugans T, Maurer B, Nagarajan R, Weiss B. Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a patient with stage 4 neuroblastoma receiving oral fenretinide. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009 Dec;53(6):1111-3.

Weiss B, Geiger H, Davies SM. Possible leukemogenic potential of temozolomide. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009 Apr;52(4):553.

Chan RJ, Cooper T, Kratz CP, Weiss B, Loh ML. Juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia: a report from the 2nd International JMML Symposium. Leuk Res. 2009 Mar;33(3):355-62.

Wagner LM, McLendon RE, Yoon KJ, Weiss BD, Billups CA, Danks MK. Targeting methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase in the treatment of neuroblastoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2007 Sep 15;13(18 Pt 1):5418-25.

Geiger H, Schleimer D, Nattamai KJ, Dannenmann SR, Davies SM, Weiss BD. Mutagenic potential of temozolomide in bone marrow cells in vivo. Blood. 2006 Apr 1;107(7):3010-1.

Book Chapters

Weiss B and Shannon K. Preliminary Examples of Preclinical Trials. In Mouse Models of Cancer, Eric Holland (Ed). Wiley-Liss, 2004.