Patricia H. 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, comprehensive planning and coalition building. She continues to provide innovative evaluation and program management for community-based organizations. Her most recent expertise lies in HIV/AIDS service delivery in coordination with HRSA’s Ryan White Program.

Pat served 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 Healthcare Planning and Marketing Society of New Jersey.

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