ONGOING COLUMNS: Hot Topics in Maternity NursingMonkeypox A Brief for Perinatal NursesWisner, Kirsten PhD, RNC-OB, CNS, C-EFM, NE-BC Author Information Dr. Kirsten Wisner is the Magnet Program Director at Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System, Salinas, CA. Dr. Wisner can be reached via email at [email protected] The author declares no conflicts of interest. MCN, The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing 48(1):p 48, January/February 2023. | DOI: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000878 Buy Metrics In Brief Monkeypox is the latest of a number of viruses that have been spreading in the United States. Our maternity nursing expert, Dr. Wisner, describes the implications of monkeypox for pregnant and postpartum patients. Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.