• Biden Names White House Coordinator for Monkeypox

    5 days ago - By New York Times

    The appointment of Robert Fenton, a veteran emergency response official, comes as New York, California and Illinois declare states of emergency.
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  • Biden Names Top FEMA and CDC Officials to Lead Monkeypox Response

    5 days ago - By Time

    WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is set to name top officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to serve as the White House coordinators to combat the growing monkeypox outbreak .
    The White House said Biden will announce Tuesday that he has tapped Robert Fenton, who helped lead FEMA's mass vaccination effort for COVID-19 as the agency's acting administrator when Biden first took office, as the White House coordinator. Dr. Demetre Daskalakis of the CDC will be named his deputy. Daskalakis, the director of the agency's HIV...
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