Monkeypox Vaccination Walk-in Clinic
About This Event
NOTE: The monkeypox vaccination walk-in clinic Saturday, August 6, at the Wake County Public Health Center, has reached capacity and is now closed.
For THIS EVENT, those 18+ should meet the following criteria:
- People who have been in close physical contact with someone diagnosed with monkeypox in the last 14 days (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis or PEP)
- Men who have sex with men, or transgender individuals, who report any of the following in the last 90 days:
- Having multiple or anonymous sex partners
- Being diagnosed with a sexually transmitted infection
- Receiving HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis or PrEP)
A brief screening will be conducted prior to administering the monkeypox vaccine and until vaccine supply is exhausted. The vaccine is JYNNEOS, also known as Imvamune or Imvanex, which was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the prevention of Monkeypox virus infections.
Due to the walk-in nature of the event and the need for initial screening, please expect wait times.
PLEASE NOTE: Masks must be worn at all times while in the Public Health Center.