Patrick Ward is a sports scientist who works with the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). Ward is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist® (CSCS®) and a National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Personal Trainer® (NSCA-CPT®) through the NSCA, Performance Enhancement Specialist (PES) through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), and a United States of America Weightlifting (USAW) Certified Club Coach. Ward is also a licensed massage therapist in Arizona. He specializes in clinical, therapeutic, and sports massage. With over a decade of experience, he has worked with athletes of all levels from high school state champions to professional and Olympic athletes, and has consulted for collegiate and professional teams.