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 17, 2020 | ContagionLIVE

Phase 3 Trial to Assess Dapivirine Ring for Safety in Pregnant Women

The NIH has launched the first clinical trial evaluating the safety of a monthly dapivirine ring among pregnant women in eastern and southern Africa.  More »

February 15, 2020 | ContagionLIVE

The ID Pipeline: FDA Activity From the Week of February 9, 2020

A roundup of infectious disease-related FDA news from the week of February 9, 2020 included the launch of the DELIVER trial.  More »

February 11, 2020 | TheBodyPro

New Study Will Test Safety of PrEP and Dapivirine Ring in Pregnancy

The DELIVER clinical trial will test the safety and acceptability of the dapivirine vaginal ring and oral PrEP for HIV prevention in pregnant cisgender women. More »

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 »