Monkeypox in NY: Vaccine will be given in smaller doses

New York will soon start a new method for administering the monkeypox vaccine because of the lack of supply of the shot. The shot with a smaller dose of the vaccine is supposed to be as effective but has some potential drawbacks.

CDC Director Rochelle Walensky

Dr. Rochelle Walensky is the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She spoke to Good Day's Rosanna Scotto and Bianca Peters about COVID-19, monkeypox, and the changes coming to her agency after an internal review.

Can the spread of monkeypox be stopped?

Since May, nearly 90 countries have reported more than 31,000 cases of monkeypox. The World Health Organization classified the escalating outbreak of the once-rare disease as an international emergency last month.