Online Media Kit

Welcome to IPM's Online Media Kit, home to quick links that connect journalists and others to our press statements, key multimedia resources for background information on microbicides and IPM's work, and media highlights. Also learn how to contact experts in the field.

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Featured Media Highlights


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

March 06, 2015 | Devex

Make HIV prevention happen for young women

On International Women's Day, IPM's Zeda Rosenberg and MTN's Sharon Hillier discuss how progress in the HIV/AIDS epidemic has not extended to women and girls. More »

October 30, 2014 | Devex

Keeping women healthy, alive and uninfected

Women in low- and middle-income countries still bear a disproportionate burden of HIV and AIDS, yet they lack practical tools they can use on their own without the involvement of a male partner. More »

July 01, 2014 | Scientific American

New Microbicides Prevent HIV Infection in Women

Doctors now consider HIV infection to be a chronic disease rather than a death sentence because of the success of antiretroviral drugs (ARVs), which stop the infection's progression to AIDS. More »

May 30, 2014 | Devex Impact

Institutions lean on creative financing, partnerships to further disease research

In a time when funding is harder to secure — especially for what are neglected diseases that disproportionately affect those in developing countries — the research institutions working on solutions... More »

May 15, 2014 | GlobalPost

Partnering to protect women from HIV

IPM's Zeda Rosenberg and Johnson & Johnson's Paul Stoffels on their public-private partnership to develop new HIV prevention technologies for women. More »