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

October 10, 2018 | ContagionLIVE

New Options in HIV Prophylaxis Gain Traction Based on Positive Trial Results

A series of 3 clinical trials, including one assessing the safety of dapivirine ring use among postmenopausal women, was published in Clinical Infectious Diseases (CID). And, in general, the results... More »

September 25, 2018 | The BodyPRO

Making Clinical Trials of PrEP More Inclusive of Women, No Matter Their Pregnancy Status

Three new HIV prevention trials seek to understand how PrEP and the dapivirine ring work, and whether they are safe, in pregnant and breastfeeding women. More »

September 18, 2018 | CHARISMA

CHARISMA:'To empower women to be safe while using the vaginal ring'

A photo story by the USAID-funded CHARISMA project about implementing the  intervention pilot in Johannesburg, South Africa. More »

August 18, 2018 | Malawi24

Women to be protected from HIV

Researchers discussed recent research on the dapivirine ring and hopes for its potential impact if it is approved. More »

August 13, 2018 | Johnson & Johnson News

7 Questions for Alex Gorsky About Johnson & Johnson's Groundbreaking Work in South Africa

Johnson & Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky talks about the company's work in South Africa, including the dapivirine ring partnership. More »