Patrick Pidgeon joined the Via Evaluation team in 2018. For over five years, Patrick has been doing research and evaluation work in psychology, sport science, and related fields across primary, secondary, and higher education settings. A 2011 graduate of SUNY Cortland, Patrick will graduate from Ithaca College in 2018 with an M.S. in Exercise and Sport Sciences.
A graduate of Open Buffalo’s Emerging Leaders program, Patrick is active in civic initiatives throughout the City of Buffalo. As a member of the Erie County Youth Board and Delaware Soccer Club Board of Directors, Patrick is committed to engaging in collaborative processes that seek to advance health equity and inclusive growth. He recognizes the magnitude of these challenges and believes in the transformative power of data-driven approaches when defining goals, priorities, and action plans.
The number of admirable client organizations Via collaborates with excites Patrick, and he believes in the collective capacity to generate improved, sustainable outcomes for all. He looks forward to building these relationships and utilizing American Evaluation Association resources to support these efforts.
MS Exercise and Sport Sciences: Ithaca College (in progress)
BA Psychology: State University of New York College at Cortland
Open Buffalo Emerging Leaders, 2017
HIPAA Security and Privacy Training, 2018
NYS Education Department Fingerprinting, 2018
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) IRB Certification for Conflicts of Interest, 2017
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) IRB Certification for Social and Behavioral Research Investigators, 2017
Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) IRB Certification for Social and Behavioral Responsible Conduct of Research, 2017
Vosloo, J., Zakrajsek, R., Quartiroli, A., Pidgeon, P., Masters, S., McConnell, M., & Raabe, J. A cross-cultural study examining coaches’ perceptions about Sport Psychology Services. Data collection in progress.
Zakrajsek, R., Vosloo, J., Quartiroli, A., Pidgeon, P., Masters, S., McConnell, M., Raabe, J. A cross- cultural study examining coaches’ training in sport and exercise psychology and use of psychological skills. Data collection in progress.
Pidgeon, P., & Vosloo, J. (2014) Case Study: Implications of a Season-Long Imagery Program with a Collegiate Diving Team. Presentation at the 2014 National Conference for the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, October 2014, Las Vegas, NV.
Ives, J., Pidgeon, P., Harris, A., Kaye, M. (2013, April). Are balance, kinesthesia, and body consciousness related to sport skill? Poster presented at the Northeast Atlantic Sport Psychology Conference, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.