White House names monkeypox coordinator as US cases climb

President Joe Biden on Tuesday named Robert Fenton as the White House national monkeypox response coordinator and Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH, as the deputy coordinator.
Fenton is a regional administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) with more than 25 years of experience in federal emergency response, the White House said. He led the agency’s mass vaccination efforts for the COVID-19 response.
Daskalakis is the director of the CDC’s Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention and a “widely known” national expert on health issues affecting the LGBTQIA+

President Joe Biden on Tuesday named Robert Fenton as the White House national monkeypox response coordinator and Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH, as the deputy coordinator.
Fenton is a regional administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) with more than 25 years of experience in federal emergency response, the White House said. He led the agency’s mass vaccination efforts for the COVID-19 response.
Daskalakis is the director of the CDC’s Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention and a “widely known” national expert on health issues affecting the LGBTQIA+