About

Ruben Ruiz
Master intern from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam


Ruben received a B.Sc in Health Biology from University of Madrid, and is currently doing a Master by Research in Neurosciences at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. As part of these studies, he is interning in the lab where he is investigating the role of thalamostriatal projections in sensory processing using optogenetics. His main interests is the use and refinement of cutting-edge techniques to study the mechanisms of the healthy brain.


Joined the Palmer Laboratory in 2019