Online Media Kit


March 06, 2018 | POZ

Vaginal Ring Appears to Cut Women's HIV Rate in Half in New Study

The open-label follow-up to a previous placebo-controlled study of an HIV-preventing ring is seeing high use among women. More »


December 19, 2017 | BBC World Hacks

The Ring That Could Help Save Women's Lives (AUDIO)

A new form of protection being tested in Malawi could be a real game-changer. World Hacks meets the women pioneering this approach and taking control of their own protection. More »


May 04, 2017 | Economist (UK)

How to protect women against both HIV and pregnancy

A newly-developed vaginal ring releases small doses of drugs over a three-month period More »


February 26, 2016 | The New York Times editorial

Helping Women in Africa Avoid H.I.V.

Now, women in the developing world have new hope. The results of two major studies in Africa that were released Monday show that a new device could help protect women against H.I.V. More »

Media Highlights

February 01, 2020 | Contraceptive Technology Update

The Time for Contraceptive Revolution Is Now

Ongoing research into new contraceptive products for women includes IPM's dapivirine-contraceptive vaginal ring. More »

December 31, 2019 | POZ

Vaginal Rings Typically Score High Marks Among Women in Poorer Nations

This finding suggests that the dapivirine vaginal ring may achieve widespread use. More »

December 18, 2019 | Aidsmap (UK)

Most women in low- and middle-income countries find vaginal rings acceptable and easy to use

A systematic review published last month in PLOS ONE provides strong evidence that most women using the vaginal ring found it to be highly acceptable and easy to use, although a few women had some... More »

December 06, 2019 | ContagionLive

Alternative Antiretroviral Medication Delivery Systems Emerge to Treat, Prevent HIV Infection

Emerging delivery systems hold great promise as additional tools to improve virologic suppression and prevent transmission. More »

November 24, 2019 | POZ

The World Cannot End HIV Without Continued Innovation

POZ looks at diversifying the HIV prevention toolkit, including with microbicides. More »