Chad B Moore


Commander, Navy

Department of Primary Appointment:
Graduate School of Nursing
Nurse Anesthesia Program
Director, Jacksonville Site
Location: Jacksonville Naval Hospital, Jacksonville, FL
Research Interests:
Ear Acupuncture
Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
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University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO BSN 2004 Nursing
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD MSN 2010 Nurse Anesthesia
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL DNP 2015 Nursing
Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA Certificate 2017 Healthcare Simulation


Dr. Chad Moore is the Site Director for the Phase II Nurse Anesthesia Program at US Naval Hospital Jacksonville.
Dr. Moore enlisted with the Navy in 1994 as a Hospital Corpsman. After completing his initial term of enlistment, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and was granted a commission in the US Navy Nurse Corps in 2004. He continued to gain clinical expertise as a staff nurse on a telemetry ward and the intensive care unit at National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD. Dr. Moore completed a Master of Science from Uniformed Services University and became a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist in 2010. His first years as a nurse anesthetist were spent at Naval Medical Center San Diego. During this time, he was also tasked with serving aboard the USS Carl Vinson as the sole anesthesia provider for over 5000 sailors part of the carrier battlegroup. He later transitioned to US Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan, where he served as their Chief CRNA. In 2015, Dr. Moore completed a Doctor of Nursing Practice. His capstone project focused on making auricular acupuncture available to perioperative patients as part of a risk reduction strategy for postoperative nausea and vomiting.
Dr. Moore’s research interests include postoperative nausea and vomiting, auricular acupuncture, post-traumatic stress, complimentary therapy, clinical informatics, and sustainment of evidence-based implementation efforts.

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