Orthopoxviruses including Monkeypox

To participate in this activity, please:

Course Credit:

1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
1.00 CA-BRN Contact Hour


Opens: 2022-09-20
Closes: 2023-03-20

Target Audience:

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Accreditation and Certification

In support of improving patient care, Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower (Annenberg Center) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13664, for 1.00 contact hour.
To receive credit for education contact hours outside of the state of California, please check with your state board of registered nursing for reciprocity.
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences

Staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

All of the financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.

    Presenting Faculty

  • Thomas C. Cesario, MD

    Emeritus Dean and Professor of Medicine
    Division of Infectious Disease
    University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine
    Irvine, California


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Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the Pox virus family
  • Identify the epidemiology, and clinical presentation of monkeypox
  • Review methods of prevention and treatment of monkeypox

Faculty Disclosures

Thomas C. Cesario, MD

Dr. Cesario has no relevant commercial interests or relationships to report. Dr. Cesario does intend to reference unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products in this presentation.