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 20, 2019 | Healio/Infectious Disease News

REACH trial comparing vaginal ring to PrEP for HIV prevention begins

The NIH announced the start of a clinical trial that will explore the preference among adolescent girls and young women between pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, and a vaginal ring for HIV... More »

February 19, 2019 | The Independent (Uganda)

HIV and young girls

The REACH study enrolled its first participant on Feb.06 and targets to enroll 299 others at five research sites in Uganda, Kenya, South Africa and Zimbabwe. More »

February 12, 2019 | ContagionLIVE

REACH Study to Evaluate PrEP and Vaginal Ring for HIV Prevention

The trial is designed to examine the safety of oral PrEP and a vaginal ring option in adolescent girls and young women in southern Africa.  More »

January 01, 2019 | Positively Aware

Emerging Options

Doctors and advocates discuss treatment and prevention breakthroughs on the horizon More »

December 31, 2018 | Specialty Medical Dialogues (India)

Dapivirine use for HIV prevention safe in periconception period

The study, published in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, shows that dapivirine use in the periconception period does not seem to be associated with adverse effects on pregnancy or... More »