Online Media Kit


July 30, 2020 | Aidsmap (UK)

The vaginal ring against HIV: regulatory approval for a new prevention choice for women

The dapivirine ring is the first HIV prevention option specifically designed for women since the female condom was approved nearly 30 years ago. More »


July 25, 2020 | SABC News (South Africa)

HIV Vaginal Ring

A vaginal ring has moved one step closer to becoming a new HIV prevention method for women in sub-Saharan Africa.  More »


July 24, 2020 | Times LIVE (South Africa)

Vaginal ring gives women more options for HIV prevention

Access to a long-acting vaginal ring, which was tested in SA and showed promising results, is getting closer to reality after Europe’s regulatory body gave it the thumbs-up. 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 20, 2020 | Healio / Infectious Disease News

DELIVER trial to test dapivirine ring, PrEP for safety in pregnant women

The NIH announced the start of the first clinical trial designed specifically to test the safety of the monthly dapivirine vaginal ring in pregnant women.  More »

February 20, 2020 | Pharmacy Times

First Clinical Trial to Test PrEP, Dapivirine Ring for Safety in Pregnant Women Begins

The study complements an ongoing NIH-funded trial of PrEP in adolescents and young women during pregnancy and the first 6 months after birth. More »

February 17, 2020 | POZ

Trial Will Assess HIV-Preventing Vaginal Ring and PrEP in Pregnant Women

The safety trial will enroll pregnant women in several sub-Saharan African nations. More »

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 »