Course Overview

Monkeypox Treatment Interview Part 2

Dr. Paul Auwaerter and Dr. Jason Zucker continue their discussion of the 2022 Monkeypox outbreak. Topics:

  • How to treat people with Monkeypox
  • Which patients should receive antiviral medication
  • How long does protection from past smallpox vaccine last?
  • How effective is the vaccine?
  • Use of vaccine as postexposure prophylaxis
Paul G. Auwaerter
Paul G. Auwaerter, MD, MBA, FIDSA

Clinical Director, Division of Infectious Diseases​​
Sherrilyn and Ken Fisher Professor of Medicine​​
Fisher Center for Environmental Infectious Diseases
​​ Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine