Amber Ruiz, DO, MS


  • Residency: University of Washington 
  • Internship: University of Washington
  • Medical School: Touro University California
  • Graduate School: Touro University California
  • Undergraduate: University of California, Davis


Publications and Presentations

Ruiz, A., Graber, J. Mismatch repair mutations and central nervous system involvement: A case series of germline MMR mutations with CNS malignancy and literature review. Society for Neuro-Oncology 25th Annual Meeting, 11/2020              

Ruiz, A., Longstreth, WT., Tirschwell, D., Creutzfeldt, CL., Does successful reperfursion mean successful outcome in elderly stroke patients? American Heart Association, International Stroke Conference, 02/2020. 7th Annual Trainee Research Poster Symposium, 06/2020                                             

Ruiz, A., Eastman, B., Halasz, LM., Jarvik, G., Brown, L., Graber, J. Growing knowledge and emerging questions related to POT-1 germline mutations and associated malignancies: A case report, Society for Neuro-Oncology 24th Annual Meeting, 11/2019

 Ruiz, A., Lin, A. Differential intracellular Ras signaling in human cancer cell lines, Touro University California 12th Annual Research Day, 04/2013


Awards and Honors

2020:  Best poster in the field of human subjects/clinical research, 7th Annual Trainee Research Poster Symposium

2020: Bruce Ransom Ambassador Award, University of Washington

2017: Outstanding Student in Basic Sciences Award, Touro University California

2015: TOUCH Award for Community Service, Touro University California

2014: Sigma Sigma Phi Honor Society, Tau Chapter