Online Media Kit


January 26, 2021 | World Health Organization

WHO recommends the dapivirine vaginal ring as a new choice for HIV prevention for women at substantial risk of HIV infection

WHO recommended that the dapivirine vaginal ring, a female-initiated option to reduce the risk of HIV infection, may be offered as an additional prevention choice for women at substantial HIV risk as... More »


November 30, 2020 | New York Times

Berry-Flavored H.I.V. Medication Is Ready for Babies

The World Health Organization approved the dapivirine ring, a vaginal insert that has proved effective in women who use it consistently. Finding prevention methods that women can use discreetly has... More »


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 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 »

Multimedia Highlights

June 22, 2019 | CapeTalk 567AM (South Africa)

Vaginal ring effective in HIV prevention, study shows

The research found that at least a third of the time the vaginal ring did reduce the risk of HIV infection. More »

April 08, 2019 | AVAC's PxPulse

The Science of Choice: The future of HIV prevention research

Researchers and young women advocates discuss HIV prevention research More »

August 05, 2018 | BBC Radio Merseyside (UK)

Upfront, August 5

Zeda Rosenberg provides an overview of IPM's dapivirine ring, including clinical trial results and next steps. More »

May 18, 2018 | MD Magazine

Treatments in the Pipeline for HIV Infection Prevention

MD Magazine summarizes research on new HIV prevention interventions, including the dapivirine ring. More »

March 30, 2018 | AVAC's Px Pulse

What's Next for the Dapivirine Ring

Zeda Rosenberg explains the interim results from the dapivirine ring open-label studies and spells out how, when, where and if the ring might become an available tool. More »