Leading up to and during Atlanta Black Pride, federal, state and local health organizations teamed up for vaccination efforts after an additional supply of 5,550 vaccines was given to Georgia. According to DPH, from August 27 to September 5, 4212 people were vaccinated against monkeypox through these events.
The state health department is continuing to work with local health departments and community based organization to give first and second doses to individuals.
To make an appointment for monkeypox vaccination anywhere in the state, visit here.
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