Lab Members

Damon Page

Principal Investigator

Damon, Associate Professor in the Department of Neuroscience, received his bachelor’s degree in biology from Eastern Oregon University and his PhD from the University of Cambridge. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT); he also worked as a research scientist at MIT.

Damon Page

Amy Clipperton Allen

Staff Scientist

Amy graduated with a Ph.D. in Psychology and Neuroscience from the University of Guelph. She studied the involvement of estrogens and their receptors in social behaviour and social learning in mice, with Dr. Elena Choleris.

Amy Clipperton Allen

Jenna Levy

Graduate Student

Jenna is a graduate student in the Page Lab. She studies molecular and cellular substrates of growth and connectivity in the context of ASD risk genes.

Jenna Levy

Aya Zucca

Research Assistant II

Aya joined Page Lab in 2017. She graduated from the University of New Mexico (UNM) with a degree in Biology and Psychology. Since then, Aya has followed her passion for neuroscience working with Dr. Fernando Valenzuela at UNM, Dr. Giovanni Marsicano at University of Bordeaux in France, and Dr. Jeff Wickens at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology in Japan using different techniques including electrophysiology, optogenetics, histology and behavior.

Aya Zucca

Niki Mabie

Lab Administrative Coordinator

Niki Mabie joined UF Scripps in 2019 as Lab Coordinator, and supports Dr. Page and his lab members. Niki’s background includes more than 25 years of communications, education outreach and public relations experience.

niki mabie