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

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 »

July 24, 2018 | Crowd360

Creating Demand and OPTIONS for HIV Prevention

Ruth Nahurira held up a dapivirine vaginal ring as she spoke about her own experience with a dapivirine ring trial in Uganda at an AIDS 2018 pre-conference session. More »

June 08, 2018 | PSI Impact blog

Bringing Care to the Front Door

Innovative solutions including the dapivirine ring could shift control directly to health consumers’ hands for greater health outcomes. More »