Who should get vaccinated?
CDC recommends vaccination for people who have been exposed to monkeypox and people who may be more likely to get monkeypox, including:
- People who have been identified by public health officials as in contact with someone with monkeypox
- People who know one of their sexual partners in the past 2 weeks have been diagnosed with monkeypox
- People who had multiple sexual partners in the past 2 weeks in an area with known monkeypox cases