NORTHERN NEVADA Public Health Serving Reno, Sparks & Washoe County

Chad Kingsley

Chad Kingsley

Chad Kingsley

District Health Officer

Phone: 775.328.2416

Chad Kingsley, MD, MBA, is the District Health Officer for Northern Nevada Public Health, which is responsible for protecting the health of about 500,000 County residents and 4.5 million annual visitors.

Prior to Mr. Kingsley's appointment as Health Officer in 2024, he served as the Public Health Director for Mohave County, Ariz. Previously, he was the Regional Trauma Director and the ICS-COVID-19 Director of Disease Containment for Southern Nevada Health District in Las Vegas.

Mr. Kingsley earned a Medical Degree (MD) from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara and was a clinical physician, local health officer and medical resident at the Sec. de Salud Sonora. Mr. Kingsley also earned a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare Management from Western Governors University and a Certified Public Manager (CPM) designation from Arizona State University. His Bachelor of Arts (BA) is in Spanish from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. 

Featured Resources

Vaccine Clinic & Events
Come to our clinic at 1001 E. 9th St., or visit one of our community vaccine events to make sure you're protected from disease.
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WIC program
The NNPH WIC program provides nutritious foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding/chest-feeding support, and referrals to health and other community resources for eligible participants.
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Public Pools and Spas
NNPH regulates the construction and operation of all aquatic facilities (e.g., pools, spas, water parks, splash pads) to ensure safe water quality and to protect the health of the public and environment. This doesn't include private residences.
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Family Planning-Sexual Health
NNPH offers free to low-cost clinical services to keep the community healthy from Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), and free condoms, teen health and more.
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Keep It Clean
It's fire season so Be Smoke Smart. Protect yourself from wildfire smoke and learn about valuable resources to help you make good, safe decisions.
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Last modified on 06/04/2024