ALISON PAVIA, Executive Director, Peter C. Alderman Foundation. Ms. Pavia has a JD from Columbia Law School and a BA from Brown University. She was the founding Executive Director of ReServe Elder Service, Inc., and has worked as a consultant with Living Cities, the National Community Development Initiative. Ms. Pavia practiced law in New York City at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, and at Pavia & Harcourt, specializing in international corporate and banking law. She serves on the boards of ReServe and the Riverdale Neighborhood House, is a trustee of the Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, and serves on the Board of Advisors of the Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging and Longevity and the Sadin Institute for Law and Public Policy.
Feb 12, 2012 / 0 Comments / in Health care, Health education, HIV/AIDS, Child soldiers, Mental health, Poverty alleviation, Vulnerable populations
PCAF heals emotional wounds of victims of mass violence by training health workers and establishing trauma treatment systems in post-conflict countries.