Founder, Sr. Vice President Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation

Allan Y. Cohen is a psychologist-clinician, social science theoretician and program evaluator in the behavioral health field. Trained at Harvard College (summa cum laude) and University (Ph.D.), he has held academic and administrative positions at Harvard, UC Berkeley and JFK University. A credentialed educator and author, Dr. Cohen specializes in substance abuse prevention, receiving a Lifetime Career Achievement Award by the National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Directors. Founder of the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, he has served as an expert consultant to schools, colleges and governments worldwide, to television networks and prominent non-profit organizations.

Board Member Type: 
Education Advisory