About this event

  • Date and time Tue 1 Nov 2022 from 2:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Royal Society of Medicine

On 23rd July 2022, the monkeypox outbreak was declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organisation. 
But despite over 38,000 reported cases in 93 countries across the world, WHO director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said: “This is an outbreak that can be stopped with the right strategies in the right groups.” 

This 3-hour Spotlight Series webinar from the Royal Society of Medicine will look at the history and current state of the monkeypox outbreak in the UK and internationally, public health strategies for managing the outbreak, and what the outbreak means for routine practice and prevention.  

The aim of this meeting is to understand the current state of the monkeypox outbreak, and the strategies needed to contain it. 

Benefits of attending: 
  • Build your understanding of the story behind the monkeypox outbreak, and the current state of the outbreak in the UK and internationally 
  • Gain insight into the public health strategies being used to contain the outbreak, and what needs to change going forward 
  • Find out the latest information on vaccines and antivirals 
  • Learn and understand what the outbreak means for routine practice, including diagnosis and clinical management 


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Standard pricing available until 05 October 2022.


RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Retired Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£25.00 £19.00 £19.00 £19.00 £0.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP / SAS Doctors AHP / Nurse / Midwife Non Healthcare Professional Trainee Council Member Student
£40.00 £33.00 £33.00 £33.00 £20.00 £10.00





Registration for this webinar will close 1 hour prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 1 hour before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

All views expressed at this event are of the speakers themselves and not of the Royal Society of Medicine, nor the speaker's organisations. 
Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.
This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.