District Health Officer
Fermin Leguen, MD, MPH
Dr. Fermin Leguen was appointed Acting District Health Officer of the Southern Nevada Health District on October 03, 2019.
In this capacity, Dr. Leguen serves a population of over 2 million residents, which represents 70 percent of Nevada’s total population. Additionally, the Chief Health Officer is charged with safeguarding the public health of more than 40 million visitors to Las Vegas each year.
Updated on: January 13, 2020