CDC Monkeypox Vaccine Recommendations

The DeKalb County Board of Health is following the recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and prioritizing monkeypox vaccine for individuals at high risk of infection:

  • People who are close personal contacts of people with monkeypox
  • Individuals who may have been exposed to monkeypox
  • Gay and bisexual men who have sex with men (MSM) who have more than 2 partners in the past 14 days