Pat Virga, Ph.D

Vice President, Consulting Services

Pat serves as project manager for a wide variety of hospital and community-based clients. She brings a strong strategic and analytical background to NSI's planning engagements and has extensive experience in community needs assessment, quality management and coalition building.  Her most recent expertise lies in cancer prevention activities and HIV/AIDS service delivery. She continues to develop innovative evaluation programs for community-based organizations.

Pat serves on the nationally recognized New Jersey State Quality Management Cross Part Collaborative and is a past member of the New Jersey Office of Cancer Control and Prevention's Governor's Work Group on Evaluation. She is a Past-President of the Health Care Planning and Marketing Society of New Jersey.

Pat received her Ph. D. from Rutgers University, and she also holds degrees from Syracuse University and University of Massachusetts.