Rafael Guimarães dos Santos

Postdoctoral Fellow, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo

Rafael Guimarães dos Santos is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Neurosciences and Behavior, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo, where he is part of the team investigating the antidepressive and anxiolytic effects of ayahuasca. He is also on the board of ICEERS, a philanthropic, tax-exempt non-profit organization dedicated to the integration of ayahuasca and other traditional plants as therapeutic tools in modern society, and the preservation of the indigenous cultures that have been using these plant species since antiquity on their habitat and botanical resources.

Experience

  • –present
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Ribeirão Preto Medical School, Universidade de Sao Paulo