Jacqueline Geyfen

Clinical Research Coordinator
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Jackie is an assistant clinical research coordinator in the UCSF Clinical Affective Neuroscience Lab.

Jackie was born and raised in San Francisco. She graduated from UC Davis in June 2020 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Genetics & Genomics. During her time as an undergraduate, she worked as a research assistant in Dr. Stolzenberg’s lab. Research in the lab was focused primarily on maternal behavior and the neural changes, as well as stimuli, that accompany this behavior. They studied alterations in neural pathways that take place in the transition from a non-maternal state to a maternal one.


Ethologically relevant repeated acute social stress induces maternal neglect in the lactating female mouse.

Developmental psychobiology

Rosinger ZJ, Mayer HS, Geyfen JI, Orser MK, Stolzenberg DS