Wilfred R. Pigeon, Ph.D.

Wilfred R. Pigeon, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-7903


The biographical information for Wilfred R. Pigeon, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

Investigator Award; Insomnia Section | American Academy of Sleep Medicine 2009 - 2009
Loan Repayment Program Award | NIH/NIMH 2009 - 2011
NIH/NINDS-National Research Service Award (NRSA) | University of Rochester Medical Center 2004 - 2007
Trainee Travel Award | Sleep Research Society 2002 - 2004
Young Investigator Award | American Academy of Sleep Medicine 2005
Meritorious Abstract Award | Sleep Research Society 2007
Travel Award and Invited Participant | NIMH Technical Assistance Workshop 2008

Awards & Honors (Local)

Collier Mental Health Poster Day (second place) | University of Rochester 2007
Faculty Career Advancement Award | American Sleep Medicine Foundation 2005
Aaron and Rosalyn Wallace Scholarship Health Sciences Award | Union Institute 1998
Proctor Redfield Academic Award Scholarship | Dartmouth College 1986
Citation for outstanding work in Psychology | Dartmouth College 1986

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 50 available »

2015 Jun
Gallegos AM, Cross W, Pigeon WR. "Mindfulness-based stress reduction for veterans exposed to military sexual trauma: rationale and implementation considerations." Military medicine. 2015 Jun; 180(6):684-9.
2015 Apr
Redeker NS, Pigeon WR, Boudreau EA. "Incorporating measures of sleep quality into cancer studies." Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer. 2015 Apr; 23(4):1145-55. Epub 2014 Dec 16.
2015 Mar
Pigeon WR, Gallegos AM. "Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Sleep." Sleep medicine clinics. 2015 Mar; 10(1):41-48. Epub 2014 Dec 15.
2014 Oct
Miller CB, Espie CA, Epstein DR, Friedman L, Morin CM, Pigeon WR, Spielman AJ, Kyle SD. "The evidence base of sleep restriction therapy for treating insomnia disorder." Sleep medicine reviews. 2014 Oct; 18(5):415-24. Epub 2014 Feb 12.
2014 Oct
Shepardson RL, Funderburk JS, Pigeon WR, Maisto SA. "Insomnia treatment experience and preferences among veterans affairs primary care patients." Military medicine. 2014 Oct; 179(10):1072-6.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Psychiatry, Psychology (SMD) - Primary


Post-Doctoral Fellowship (Specialty in Chronic Pain and Behavioral Sleep Medicine) | Behavioral Medicine | Dartmouth Medical School,2004
PhD | Clinical Psychology | Union Institute2002
MA | Counseling Psychology | Antioch New England Graduate School1995
Certificate Program | Substance Abuse Training | National Council on Alcoholism1992
BA | Psychology | Dartmouth College1987
Predoctoral Internship | Psychology | Dartmouth Medical SchoolAttended 2000 - 2001
Masters Degree Internship | Meridian CenterAttended 1993 - 1994

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Behavioral Psychology at Dartmouth Medical School - Dept of Psychiatry07/15/2002 - 7/14/04
Internship in Behavioral Psychology at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center08/01/2000 - 07/31/2001